Discover America’s Forgotten Capitol of Vice with Author David HillLearn More
Join True Crime Author, Mara Leveritt, on November 2ndLearn More
Outdoor Book Sale at the Bryant Branch August 13-14thLearn More
Snack Food and Hygiene Products Drive Runs November 15-December 4Learn More
Winter Reading Starts November 22nd!Learn More
Programs Just For You
Check back next month for our new & improved calendar layout!
Just For Adults
Overdrive and Libby
We have a variety of eBooks and eAudiobooks available to download from Overdrive and the Libby App. Just visit your app store to download either program to your phone or tablet. With the Overdrive App, click "sign-in" and then select "Mid-Ark Regional Library System" from the drop-down list. Enter your library card number and PIN to sign…Visit
JobNow provides you with practical tools to help you get a job. Get live interview coaching, expert resume analysis, and more.Visit
Find Census, birth, marriage, death records, and more. Available only inside the library.Visit
Mango Languages provides language learning experiences with step-by-step lesson plans for 71 different languages. This includes ESL lessons for over 16 languages along with a text translator. First time users must create a profile in order to use the resource.Visit
LinkedIn Learning is a leading online learning platform that helps anyone learn business, software, technology, and creative skills to achieve personal and professional goals. Login to view the video library of engaging, top-quality courses taught by recognized industry experts. Lynda.com is now LinkedIn Learning! So that means your log-in site will look a little different…Visit
Often the library will have after-hours events such as lock-ins, late nights or concerts. Check the calendar for upcoming special events.
The library hosts many after-hours events for youth and adults throughout the year. Children and Teens are required to submit a contract in order to attend any after-hours events.
Joining our Friends of the Library group is easy!
Stop by the help desk at either library location and ask to join, or fill out the form here and bring it to either location.
Yes. You may schedule community service with the Human Resources Manager.
We allow workers to come for four-hour blocks and perform light housekeeping duties such as picking up trash from the parking lot, dusting, vacuuming, cleaning windows, sanitizing tabletops, etc. We only take one worker at a time, according to the schedule below, and work times must be booked in advance.
Benton: Mon/Fri: 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Bryant: Tues/Thurs: 8:30 AM – 12:30 PM