Masks Required - Beginning August 1, 2020 (Updated)

Due to the continued increase of COVID-19 cases in Camden County, we at the Camden County Library District have taken a proactive measure to protect our patrons, guests, and staff. Beginning August 1, 2020, we will require all persons entering our buildings, and are over the age of 10, to wear a mask. The only exception to this is if you have a medical condition that makes wearing a mask impossible. With this addition, we have had to make some further adjustments.

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Missouri Evergreen Mobile App

Evergreen Mobile APp

Missouri Evergreen has a free mobile app for the library’s online catalog. It allows you to search the online catalog, place holds, view account information, and renew items on your mobile device.

iOS Version | Android Version

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Home School Resources

With the state of schools and how they are going to operate this upcoming school year amid a global pandemic, many parents are making the choice to homeschool their children. However, many parents find themselves wondering where to start, what requirements Missouri has about homeschooling, and where they can find resources to help them in this journey.

Did you find yourself nodding to any or all of these thoughts?

Don’t worry you aren’t alone and we hope that the following resources will help you navigate the journey you are about to embark on or are contemplating.

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Passport Applications Not Accepted at this Time

We are sorry for any inconvenience that this may cause, but we are no longer accepting and processing passport applications until further notice. If you already have an appointment with us to file your passport application, we will still honor those appointments.

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Celebrate Read an eBook Day with Us and Libby

Read an eBook Day with Libby - September 18, 2020

What is Read an Ebook Day?

It is the celebration of the modern storytelling platform and happens annually on September 18.

Why eBooks?

EBooks are easy to transport and can go with us at any time and to any place.

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French Fiddle Tunes and Tall Tales: The French Creole Story of Missouri

The Missouri Humanities Council and the Camden County Library District invite you to take a musical and historical trip with Dennis Stroughmatt at the Camdenton and Osage Beach Libraries. Recorded on location at both libraries, Osage Beach Library - Friday, June 12, 2020 and the Camdenton Library - Saturday, June 13, 2020  

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Need Help?

Have you run into problems with our online resources? Have other questions about our services? Reach out to us at Or you can call us at 573-346-3424.

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Reopening FAQs


These are a few of the questions we have received about our reopening and what it means to our patrons.  As we receive more questions we will add them to this list. 

Can I still place holds?

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We are not accepting any donations at this time.

We are sorry for any inconvenience that this may cause, but all branches of the Camden County Library District are NOT accepting book, DVDs, or material donations. We will let everyone know when we resume accepting donations.

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2020 IMLS Mini Grant Awarded to the Camdenton & Osage Beach Branches

This February, the Camden County Library District was awarded a grant to replace the literacy stations at the Camdenton and Osage Beach branches.  The library was fortunate to be awarded the grant by the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS).  The new literacy stations will include over 4,000 activities and includes Bilingual Spanish.  The new literacy stations will help provide vital literacy resources for our growing patrons. 

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