Polk County Public Libraries enrich lives, encourage ideas, and celebrate community.

Cardholders can enjoy thousands of FREE items plus 24/7 access to digital books, audiobooks, movies, music, and language learning programs. Computers and printing services offered at both locations including free WIFI. Programming for all ages available year round. 


For the most up to date information and services, visit https://polklibrary.org


Columbus Library
1289 W Mills Street        
Columbus, NC 28722
(828) 894-8721

Monday, Wednesday, Friday 9am-6pm
Tuesday and Thursday 9am-7pm
Saturday 9am-4pm

The Friends of the Polk County Public Libraries book sale room is open at the Columbus Library during operating hours.

Saluda Library
44 W Main Street
Saluda, NC 28773
(828) 722-5218

Monday-Friday 9am-6pm
Saturday 9am-1pm

Library Director
Marcie Dowling
Contact Me
(828) 894-8721 x281