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Nebraska Public Library Accreditation Status

Accreditation of public libraries is a cyclical process, with approximately one-third of all libraries scheduled to apply for re-accreditation each year. The following list includes all Public Libraries (accredited and non-accredited). This data is current as of 2/21/2018.

Sort By: City Library Name System Year Expires Accred Level
CityLibrary NameAccreditation
Year ExpiresSystem
AinsworthAinsworth Public LibraryGold 2018 Central Plains
AlbionAlbion Public LibrarySilver 2020 Three Rivers
AlexandriaTucker Memorial Library   Southeast
AllenSpringbank Township Library   Three Rivers
AllianceAlliance Public LibraryGold
2019 Western
AlmaHoesch Memorial Public LibrarySilver 2020 Central Plains
AnsleyAnsley Township Library   Central Plains
ArapahoeArapahoe Public LibraryGold 2020 Central Plains
ArcadiaArcadia Township Library   Central Plains
ArlingtonArlington Public Library   Three Rivers
ArnoldFinch Memorial Library   Central Plains
ArthurArthur County Library   Western
AshlandAshland Public LibrarySilver 2019 Southeast
AtkinsonAtkinson Public LibraryGold 2019 Central Plains
AuburnAuburn Memorial LibrarySilver 2018 Southeast
AuroraAlice M Farr LibrarySilver
2018 Southeast
AvocaAvoca Public Library   Three Rivers
AxtellAxtell Public LibrarySilver 2020 Central Plains
BancroftBancroft Public LibrarySilver 2020 Three Rivers
BartleyBartley Public Library   Central Plains
BassettRock County Public LibrarySilver 2019 Central Plains
Battle CreekLied Battle Creek Public LibraryGold 2020 Three Rivers
BayardBayard Public Library   Western
BeatriceBeatrice Public LibrarySilver 2018 Southeast
Beaver CityBeaver City Public LibrarySilver
2019 Central Plains
Beaver CrossingBeaver Crossing Community Library   Southeast
BeemerKarlen Memorial LibrarySilver 2018 Three Rivers
BellevueBellevue Public LibrarySilver 2019 Three Rivers
BenkelmanDundy County LibraryBronze 2019 Western
BenningtonBennington Public LibrarySilver 2018 Three Rivers
Big SpringsBig Springs Public Library   Western
BlairBlair Public Library & Technology CenterGold 2019 Three Rivers
BloomfieldBloomfield Public LibrarySilver
2019 Three Rivers
Blue HillBlue Hill Public LibrarySilver 2019 Central Plains
BradyVillage of Brady Public Library   Central Plains
BridgeportBridgeport Public LibraryGold 2020 Western
BroadwaterBroadwater Public LibraryBronze 2018 Western
Broken BowBroken Bow Public LibraryGold 2018 Central Plains
BruningBruning Public Library   Southeast
BrunswickBrunswick Public LibrarySilver 2020 Three Rivers
BurwellGarfield County Library   Central Plains
ButteDavies Memorial Library   Central Plains
ByronByron Public Library   Southeast
CallawayNigel Sprouse Memorial Library   Central Plains
CambridgeButler Memorial LibraryBronze 2019 Central Plains
CampbellCampbell Public Library   Central Plains
CarrollLied Carroll Library   Three Rivers
Cedar RapidsCedar Rapids Public LibraryBronze
2020 Three Rivers
Central CityCentral City Public LibraryGold 2018 Southeast
CerescoCeresco Community LibraryBronze 2019 Southeast
ChadronChadron Public LibraryGold 2020 Western
ChappellChappell Memorial Library & Art GalleryBronze 2020 Western
ClarksClarks Public Library   Southeast
ClarksonClarkson Public LibrarySilver 2018 Three Rivers
Clay CenterClay Center Public LibraryGold 2020 Southeast
ClearwaterClearwater Public LibrarySilver 2018 Three Rivers
ColumbusColumbus Public LibrarySilver 2020 Three Rivers
ComstockComstock Township Library   Central Plains
CozadWilson Public LibrarySilver 2020 Central Plains
CrawfordCrawford Public Library   Western
CreightonCreighton Public LibrarySilver 2019 Three Rivers
CreteCrete Public LibrarySilver 2018 Southeast
CroftonEastern Township Library   Three Rivers
CulbertsonCulbertson Public LibraryBronze
2018 Western
CurtisKlyte Burt Memorial Library   Central Plains
Dakota CityDakota City Public LibrarySilver
2020 Three Rivers
DaltonDalton Public Library   Western
DavenportDavenport Public Library   Southeast
David CityHruska Memorial Public LibrarySilver 2019 Southeast
DawsonJohn G Smith Memorial Library   Southeast
DaykinDaykin Public Library   Southeast
DeshlerJennifer Reinke Public LibraryBronze
2019 Southeast
DeWittBob and Wauneta Burkley LibrarySilver 2018 Southeast
DodgeJohn Rogers Memorial LibrarySilver 2019 Three Rivers
DorchesterDorchester Public Library   Southeast
DouglasDouglas Public Library   Southeast
DwightDwight Community Library   Southeast
ElginElgin Public LibrarySilver 2019 Three Rivers
Elm CreekElm Creek Public Library   Central Plains
ElmwoodElmwood Public Library   Three Rivers
ElwoodElwood Public LibraryBronze 2019 Central Plains
EmersonEmerson Public LibrarySilver 2018 Three Rivers
EustisEustis Public Library   Central Plains
EwingEwing Township Library   Central Plains
ExeterExeter Public LibraryBronze 2018 Southeast
FairburyFairbury Public LibraryBronze 2018 Southeast
FairfieldFairfield Public Library   Southeast
FairmontFairmont Public LibraryBronze 2019 Southeast
Falls CityFalls City Library & Arts CenterGold 2019 Southeast
FarnamFarnam Public Library   Central Plains
FranklinFranklin Public LibrarySilver 2020 Central Plains
FremontKeene Memorial LibrarySilver 2020 Three Rivers
FriendGilbert Public LibraryBronze 2019 Southeast
FullertonFullerton Public LibrarySilver
2020 Three Rivers
GenevaGeneva Public LibraryGold 2020 Southeast
GenoaGenoa Public LibrarySilver 2018 Three Rivers
GeringGering Public LibrarySilver 2019 Western
GibbonGibbon Public LibrarySilver 2018 Central Plains
GiltnerGiltner Public Library   Southeast
GlenvilBrumbaugh Public Library   Southeast
GordonGordon City LibraryBronze 2019 Western
GothenburgGothenburg Public LibrarySilver 2018 Central Plains
Grand IslandGrand Island Public LibraryGold 2018 Central Plains
GrantHastings Memorial LibraryGold 2020 Western
GreeleyGreeley Village Public Library   Central Plains
GreenwoodGreenwood Public LibrarySilver 2020 Three Rivers
GreshamGresham Public Library   Southeast
GretnaGretna Public LibraryGold
2019 Three Rivers
Guide RockAuld-Doudna Public Library   Central Plains
HarrisonSioux County Public Library   Western
HartingtonHartington Public LibraryGold 2018 Three Rivers
HarvardHarvard Public Library   Southeast
HastingsHastings Public Library   Central Plains
Hay SpringsCravath Memorial Library   Western
Hayes CenterHayes Center Public Library   Western
HebronHebron Secrest LibrarySilver 2020 Southeast
HemingfordHemingford Public LibraryBronze
2019 Western
HildrethHildreth Public LibraryGold 2018 Central Plains
HoldregeHoldrege Area Public LibrarySilver 2018 Central Plains
HooperHooper Public LibraryBronze
2018 Three Rivers
HowellsHowells Public LibraryGold 2020 Three Rivers
HumboldtBruun Memorial LibrarySilver 2019 Southeast
HumphreyHumphrey Public Library   Three Rivers
HyannisGrant County LibrarySilver 2019 Western
ImperialLied Imperial Public LibrarySilver
2018 Western
IndianolaIndianola Public Library   Central Plains
JacksonJackson Public Library   Three Rivers
JohnsonJohnson Community Center & Library   Southeast
KearneyKearney Public Library Gold 2020 Central Plains
KimballKimball Public LibrarySilver 2018 Western
La VistaLa Vista Public LibrarySilver 2019 Three Rivers
LaurelLaurel Community Learning CenterSilver 2019 Three Rivers
LeighLeigh Public LibraryBronze
2019 Three Rivers
LewellenLewellen Public Library   Western
LexingtonLexington Public LibrarySilver 2019 Central Plains
LincolnLincoln City LibrariesGold 2018 Southeast
LitchfieldLitchfield Public Library   Central Plains
LodgepoleNancy Fawcett Memorial LibraryBronze 2019 Western
LouisvilleLouisville Public LibraryBronze
2020 Three Rivers
Loup CityLoup City Public LibraryBronze 2018 Central Plains
LymanLyman Public LibrarySilver 2019 Western
LynchLynch Public Library   Central Plains
LyonsLyons Public Library   Three Rivers
MadisonMadison Public LibraryBronze 2018 Three Rivers
Mason CitySunshine Township Library   Central Plains
McCookMcCook Public LibrarySilver 2019 Central Plains
MeadMead Public LibrarySilver 2019 Southeast
Meadow GroveMeadow Grove Public LibrarySilver 2020 Three Rivers
MernaBrenizer Public Library   Central Plains
MilfordWebermeier Memorial LibraryBronze
2020 Southeast
MilliganMilligan Public Library   Southeast
MinatareMinatare Public Library   Western
MindenJensen Memorial LibrarySilver 2018 Central Plains
MitchellMitchell Public LibraryBronze 2018 Western
MorrillMorrill Public LibrarySilver 2020 Western
MullenHooker County Library   Western
NaperNaper Public Library   Central Plains
Nebraska CityMorton-James Public LibrarySilver 2018 Southeast
NehawkaNehawka Public Library   Three Rivers
NelighNeligh Public LibraryGold 2019 Three Rivers
NelsonNelson Public LibraryBronze 2020 Southeast
Newman GroveNewman Grove Public LibrarySilver 2018 Three Rivers
NiobraraNiobrara Public Library   Three Rivers
NorfolkNorfolk Public LibrarySilver 2018 Three Rivers
North BendNorth Bend Public LibrarySilver 2019 Three Rivers
North LoupNorth Loup Township Library   Central Plains
North PlatteNorth Platte Public LibrarySilver 2018 Central Plains
OakdaleLois Johnson Memorial LibrarySilver 2019 Three Rivers
OaklandOakland Public LibrarySilver
2018 Three Rivers
OcontoOconto Public Library   Central Plains
OgallalaGoodall City LibrarySilver 2020 Western
OmahaOmaha Public LibrarySilver 2019 Three Rivers
O'NeillO'Neill Public LibrarySilver 2018 Central Plains
OrchardOrchard Public LibrarySilver 2019 Three Rivers
OrdOrd Township LibrarySilver
2019 Central Plains
OrleansCordelia B Preston Memorial LibraryBronze 2019 Central Plains
OsceolaOsceola Public LibrarySilver 2019 Southeast
OshkoshOshkosh Public LibraryBronze 2018 Western
OsmondOsmond Public LibrarySilver
2020 Three Rivers
OvertonOverton Community Library   Central Plains
OxfordOxford Public LibraryBronze 2019 Central Plains
PalisadePalisade Public LibrarySilver 2018 Western
PalmerPalmer Public Library   Southeast
PalmyraPalmyra Memorial LibrarySilver 2020 Southeast
PapillionSump Memorial LibraryGold 2018 Three Rivers
Pawnee CityPawnee City Public LibraryGold 2020 Southeast
PaxtonPaxton Public LibrarySilver 2019 Western
PenderHouse Memorial LibraryBronze 2019 Three Rivers
PetersburgPetersburg Public Library   Three Rivers
PierceLied Pierce Public LibraryGold 2020 Three Rivers
PilgerPilger Public LibrarySilver
2018 Three Rivers
PlainviewPlainview Public LibrarySilver 2018 Three Rivers
PlattsmouthPlattsmouth Public LibraryGold 2019 Three Rivers
PlymouthPlymouth Public Library   Southeast
PolkPolk Public LibrarySilver
2020 Southeast
PoncaPonca Carnegie LibrarySilver 2018 Three Rivers
PotterPotter Public Library   Western
PrimrosePrimrose Public Library   Three Rivers
RalstonBaright Public LibraryGold 2019 Three Rivers
RandolphLied Randolph Public LibraryGold 2020 Three Rivers
RavennaRavenna Public LibrarySilver 2019 Central Plains
Red CloudAuld Public Library   Central Plains
Rising CityRising City Community Library   Southeast
RushvilleRushville Public Library   Western
Saint EdwardSt Edward Public Library   Three Rivers
Saint PaulSt Paul Public Library   Central Plains
SargentSargent Township Library   Central Plains
SchuylerSchuyler Public LibrarySilver 2018 Three Rivers
ScotiaScotia Public Library & Heritage Center   Central Plains
ScottsbluffLied Scottsbluff Public LibraryGold 2018 Western
ScribnerScribner Public LibraryBronze
2018 Three Rivers
SewardSeward Memorial LibraryGold 2019 Southeast
ShelbyShelby Community LibraryGold 2019 Southeast
SheltonShelton Public Library   Central Plains
ShickleyVirgil Biegert Public Library   Southeast
ShubertShubert Public Library   Southeast
SidneySidney Public LibrarySilver 2019 Western
Silver CreekSilver Creek Township Library   Southeast
SnyderSnyder Public Library   Three Rivers
South Sioux CitySouth Sioux City Public LibrarySilver 2018 Three Rivers
SpaldingSpalding Public Library   Central Plains
SpencerSpencer Township Library   Central Plains
SpringfieldSpringfield Memorial LibrarySilver 2020 Three Rivers
SpringviewKeya Paha County Library   Central Plains
StantonStanton Public LibrarySilver 2019 Three Rivers
StapletonLogan County Library   Central Plains
StellaStella Community Library   Southeast
SterlingSterling Public Library   Southeast
StrattonStratton Public Library   Western
StromsburgStromsburg Public LibraryBronze 2018 Southeast
StuartStuart Township Library   Central Plains
SuperiorSuperior Public LibrarySilver 2018 Southeast
SutherlandMaxine White-Sutherland Public Library   Central Plains
SuttonSutton Memorial LibraryBronze 2019 Southeast
SyracuseSyracuse Public LibrarySilver
2020 Southeast
Table RockTable Rock Public Library   Southeast
TaylorTaylor Public Library   Central Plains
TecumsehTecumseh Public LibraryBronze
2020 Southeast
TekamahLied Tekamah Public LibrarySilver 2019 Three Rivers
ThedfordThomas County Library   Central Plains
TildenRaymond A Whitwer Tilden Public LibraryGold
2018 Three Rivers
TrentonTrenton Public LibraryBronze 2020 Western
UlyssesUlysses Township LibraryBronze 2020 Southeast
UnadillaUnadilla Community Library   Southeast
ValentineValentine Public LibrarySilver 2018 Central Plains
ValleyValley Public LibrarySilver 2020 Three Rivers
ValparaisoValparaiso Public LibrarySilver
2019 Southeast
VerdigreVerdigre Public LibrarySilver 2020 Three Rivers
VerdonVillage of Verdon Library   Southeast
WahooWahoo Public LibraryGold 2020 Southeast
WakefieldGardner Public Library   Three Rivers
WallaceFaith Memorial Library   Central Plains
WalthillWalthill Public LibrarySilver
2020 Three Rivers
WaterlooAgnes Robinson Waterloo Public LibrarySilver 2019 Three Rivers
WaunetaWauneta Public LibrarySilver 2019 Western
WausaLied Lincoln Township LibrarySilver 2019 Three Rivers
WaverlyWaverly Community Library   Southeast
WayneWayne Public LibraryGold 2019 Three Rivers
Weeping WaterWeeping Water Public LibraryBronze 2018 Three Rivers
West PointJohn A Stahl LibraryGold 2018 Three Rivers
WesternStruckman-Baatz Public Library   Southeast
WilberDvoracek Memorial LibrarySilver 2018 Southeast
WilsonvilleWilsonville Public Library   Central Plains
WinnebagoLittle Priest Tribal College &    Three Rivers
WinsideLied Winside Public Library   Three Rivers
WisnerWisner Public LibrarySilver
2020 Three Rivers
Wood RiverMaltman Memorial Public Library   Central Plains
WymoreWymore Public LibraryBronze 2019 Southeast
YorkKilgore Memorial LibraryGold 2019 Southeast
YutanYutan Public LibrarySilver 2018 Southeast


For more information, contact Christa Porter.