Resources & Services

Library Services

Book-a-Librarian: One on One learning & research assistance with a library staff member.  For more information call 320-235-3162 or request an appointment online.   

Request an appointment 

Fax Service (fee charged per page): Faxes sent to a Minnesota fax number will be $2 for the first page and $1 for each additional page.  Faxes sent to numbers outside Minnesota are $3 for the first page and $1 for each additional page.  Cost to receive a fax is $2 for the first page and $1 for each additional page.  Cash or check only.

Home-bound Service:  Available to individuals that cannot physically visit the library in person.  Prior registration required.

Mobile Maker-space: The Willmar Public Library Maker-space is currently a “pop-up” space, meaning there is no set space or time when the maker equipment is available. Equipment must be used in the library and consumable materials are not supplied.  Maker-space users must agree to the Maker-space Policy

Reservations are required.  Online reservations can be made by completing the online registration form.  

Test Proctoring: Willmar Public Library can act as a proctor for tests.  Advanced reservation is required.  For further information please complete the online request form or call 320-235-3162.   

Proctor Request Online Form

Equipment & Technology

Assistive Technology

Microfilm / Microfiche Reader with scanning or printing (print fee charged per page)

PrinterPhotocopier (fee charged per page)


Unique Collections

Bike locks (at library use only)

Book Club in a Bag


To support community book clubs the Willmar Public Library offers access to Book Club Kits available for checkout.  These kits include 10-12 books of the same title.

Full List of Book Club Kits

To check availability and request kits please contact Andrew Bregar.


Laptops & IPads (in library use only):  2 laptops and 2 Apple iPads are available for checkout and use within the library.  Patrons must be 16 years or older to check these items out at the Reference Desk.  Printing is not available from these devices.  

Library of Things:

Seed Library: Located near the scanner and microfilm computers the seed library provides a variety of seeds for checkout and planting.  Collected seeds are due back at the end of the growing season.  

Seed Library FAQ

Seed Library Application

Youth Life Jackets: