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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 8/29/2016.

Sort By:  City Library Name System Year Expires
CityLibrary NameAccreditation
Designation
Year ExpiresSystem
AinsworthAinsworth Public LibraryGold 2018 Central Plains
AlbionAlbion Public LibrarySilver 2017 Three Rivers
AlexandriaTucker Memorial Library   Southeast
AllenSpringbank Township Library   Three Rivers
AllianceAlliance Public LibraryGold
(provisional) 
2018 Western
AlmaHoesch Memorial Public LibrarySilver 2017 Central Plains
AnsleyAnsley Township Library   Central Plains
ArapahoeArapahoe Public LibrarySilver 2017 Central Plains
ArcadiaArcadia Township Library   Central Plains
ArlingtonArlington Public Library   Three Rivers
ArnoldFinch Memorial Library   Central Plains
ArthurArthur County Library   Western
AshlandAshland Public LibrarySilver 2016 Southeast
AtkinsonAtkinson Public LibraryGold 2016 Central Plains
AuburnAuburn Memorial LibrarySilver 2018 Southeast
AuroraAlice M Farr LibrarySilver
(provisional) 
2018 Southeast
AxtellAxtell Public LibraryBronze
(provisional) 
2017 Central Plains
BancroftBancroft Public LibraryBronze 2017 Three Rivers
BartleyBartley Public LibraryBronze 2016 Central Plains
BassettRock County Public LibrarySilver 2018 Central Plains
Battle CreekLied Battle Creek Public LibrarySilver 2016 Three Rivers
BayardBayard Public Library   Western
BeatriceBeatrice Public LibrarySilver 2018 Southeast
Beaver CityBeaver City Public LibrarySilver
(provisional) 
2018 Central Plains
Beaver CrossingBeaver Crossing Community Library   Southeast
BeemerKarlen Memorial LibrarySilver 2018 Three Rivers
BellevueBellevue Public LibrarySilver 2018 Three Rivers
BenkelmanDundy County LibraryBronze 2016 Western
BenningtonBennington Public LibrarySilver 2018 Three Rivers
Big SpringsBig Springs Public Library   Western
BlairBlair Public LibrarySilver 2016 Three Rivers
BloomfieldBloomfield Public LibrarySilver
(provisional) 
2018 Three Rivers
Blue HillBlue Hill Public LibrarySilver 2018 Central Plains
BradyVillage of Brady Public Library   Central Plains
BridgeportBridgeport Public LibraryGold 2016 Western
BroadwaterBroadwater Public LibraryBronze 2018 Western
Broken BowBroken Bow Public LibraryGold 2018 Central Plains
BruningBruning Public Library   Southeast
BrunswickBrunswick Public LibraryBronze 2017 Three Rivers
BurwellGarfield County Library   Central Plains
ButteDavies Memorial Library   Central Plains
ByronByron Public Library   Southeast
CallawayNigel Sprouse Memorial Library   Central Plains
CambridgeButler Memorial Library   Central Plains
CampbellCampbell Public Library   Central Plains
CarrollLied Carroll Library   Three Rivers
Cedar RapidsCedar Rapids Public LibraryBronze
(provisional) 
2016 Three Rivers
Central CityCentral City Public LibraryGold
(provisional) 
2018 Southeast
CerescoCeresco Community LibraryBronze 2016 Southeast
ChadronChadron Public LibrarySilver 2016 Western
ChappellChappell Memorial Library & Art GalleryBronze 2016 Western
ClarksClarks Public Library   Southeast
ClarksonClarkson Public LibrarySilver 2018 Three Rivers
Clay CenterClay Center Public LibrarySilver 2017 Southeast
ClearwaterClearwater Public LibrarySilver 2018 Three Rivers
ColumbusColumbus Public LibrarySilver 2017 Three Rivers
ComstockComstock Township Library   Central Plains
CozadWilson Public LibrarySilver 2017 Central Plains
CrawfordCrawford Public LibrarySilver
(provisional) 
2017 Western
CreightonCreighton Public LibrarySilver 2018 Three Rivers
CreteCrete Public LibrarySilver 2018 Southeast
CroftonEastern Township Library   Three Rivers
CulbertsonCulbertson Public LibraryBronze
(provisional) 
2018 Western
CurtisKlyte Burt Memorial Library   Central Plains
Dakota CityDakota City Public LibraryBronze
(provisional) 
2017 Three Rivers
DaltonDalton Public Library   Western
DavenportDavenport Public Library   Southeast
David CityHruska Memorial Public LibrarySilver 2018 Southeast
DawsonJohn G Smith Memorial Library   Southeast
DaykinDaykin Public Library   Southeast
DeshlerJennifer Reinke Public LibraryBronze
(provisional) 
2016 Southeast
DeWittBob and Wauneta Burkley LibrarySilver 2018 Southeast
DodgeJohn Rogers Memorial LibraryBronze 2016 Three Rivers
DorchesterDorchester Public Library   Southeast
DouglasDouglas Public Library   Southeast
DwightDwight Community Library   Southeast
ElginElgin Public LibrarySilver 2016 Three Rivers
Elm CreekElm Creek Public Library   Central Plains
ElmwoodElmwood Public LibraryBronze
(provisional) 
2017 Three Rivers
ElwoodElwood Public LibraryBronze 2016 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 2018 Southeast
Falls CityFalls City Library & Arts Center   Southeast
FarnamFarnam Public LibrarySilver 2017 Central Plains
FranklinFranklin Public LibrarySilver 2016 Central Plains
FremontKeene Memorial LibrarySilver 2017 Three Rivers
FriendGilbert Public LibraryBronze 2018 Southeast
FullertonFullerton Public LibraryBronze
(provisional) 
2016 Three Rivers
GenevaGeneva Public LibrarySilver 2017 Southeast
GenoaGenoa Public LibrarySilver 2018 Three Rivers
GeringGering Public LibrarySilver 2018 Western
GibbonGibbon Public LibrarySilver 2018 Central Plains
GiltnerGiltner Public Library   Southeast
GlenvilBrumbaugh Public Library   Southeast
GordonGordon City LibraryBronze 2018 Western
GothenburgGothenburg Public LibrarySilver 2018 Central Plains
Grand IslandGrand Island Public LibraryGold 2018 Central Plains
GrantHastings Memorial LibrarySilver 2017 Western
GreeleyGreeley Public Library   Central Plains
GreenwoodGreenwood Public LibrarySilver 2017 Three Rivers
GreshamGresham Public Library   Southeast
GretnaGretna Public LibraryGold
(provisional) 
2018 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 LibraryGold 2017 Central Plains
Hay SpringsCravath Memorial Library   Western
Hayes CenterHayes Center Public Library   Western
HebronHebron Secrest LibrarySilver 2017 Southeast
HemingfordHemingford Public Library   Western
HildrethHildreth Public LibraryGold 2018 Central Plains
HoldregeHoldrege Area Public LibrarySilver 2018 Central Plains
HooperHooper Public LibraryBronze
(provisional) 
2018 Three Rivers
HowellsHowells Public LibrarySilver 2016 Three Rivers
HumboldtBruun Memorial LibrarySilver 2016 Southeast
HumphreyHumphrey Public Library   Three Rivers
HyannisGrant County LibrarySilver 2018 Western
ImperialLied Imperial Public LibrarySilver
(provisional) 
2018 Western
IndianolaIndianola Public Library   Central Plains
JacksonJackson Public Library   Three Rivers
KearneyKearney Public Library Gold 2017 Central Plains
KimballKimball Public LibrarySilver 2018 Western
La VistaLa Vista Public LibrarySilver 2018 Three Rivers
LaurelLaurel Community Learning CenterBronze 2016 Three Rivers
LeighLeigh Public Library   Three Rivers
LewellenLewellen Public Library   Western
LexingtonLexington Public LibrarySilver 2018 Central Plains
LincolnLincoln City LibrariesGold 2018 Southeast
LitchfieldLitchfield Public Library   Central Plains
LodgepoleNancy Fawcett Memorial LibraryBronze 2016 Western
LouisvilleLouisville Public LibraryBronze
(provisional) 
2017 Three Rivers
Loup CityLoup City Public LibraryBronze 2018 Central Plains
LymanLyman Public Library   Western
LynchLynch Public Library   Central Plains
LyonsLyons Public LibraryGold 2016 Three Rivers
MadisonMadison Public LibraryBronze 2018 Three Rivers
Mason CitySunshine Township Library   Central Plains
McCookMcCook Public LibrarySilver 2018 Central Plains
MeadMead Public LibrarySilver 2016 Southeast
Meadow GroveMeadow Grove Public LibrarySilver 2016 Three Rivers
MernaBrenizer Public Library   Central Plains
MilfordWebermeier Memorial LibrarySilver
(provisional) 
2016 Southeast
MilliganMilligan Public Library   Southeast
MinatareMinatare Public Library   Western
MindenJensen Memorial LibrarySilver 2018 Central Plains
MitchellMitchell Public LibraryBronze 2018 Western
MorrillMorrill Public LibraryBronze 2017 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 2016 Three Rivers
NelsonNelson Public LibraryBronze 2016 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 2016 Three Rivers
North LoupNorth Loup Township Library   Central Plains
North PlatteNorth Platte Public LibrarySilver 2018 Central Plains
OakdaleLois Johnson Memorial LibraryBronze 2016 Three Rivers
OaklandOakland Public LibrarySilver
(provisional) 
2018 Three Rivers
OcontoOconto Public Library   Central Plains
OgallalaGoodall City LibrarySilver 2017 Western
OmahaOmaha Public LibrarySilver 2018 Three Rivers
O'NeillO'Neill Public LibraryBronze 2018 Central Plains
OrchardOrchard Public LibrarySilver 2016 Three Rivers
OrdOrd Township LibrarySilver
(provisional) 
2018 Central Plains
OrleansCordelia B Preston Memorial LibraryBronze 2018 Central Plains
OsceolaOsceola Public LibrarySilver 2016 Southeast
OshkoshOshkosh Public LibraryBronze 2018 Western
OsmondOsmond Public LibrarySilver
(provisional) 
2016 Three Rivers
OvertonOverton Community Library   Central Plains
OxfordOxford Public LibrarySilver
(provisional) 
2016 Central Plains
PalisadePalisade Public LibrarySilver 2018 Western
PalmerPalmer Public Library   Southeast
PalmyraPalmyra Memorial LibrarySilver 2017 Southeast
PapillionSump Memorial LibraryGold 2018 Three Rivers
Pawnee CityPawnee City Public LibrarySilver 2017 Southeast
PaxtonPaxton Public LibrarySilver
(provisional) 
2016 Western
PenderHouse Memorial LibraryBronze 2016 Three Rivers
PetersburgPetersburg Public Library   Three Rivers
PierceLied Pierce Public LibraryGold 2016 Three Rivers
PilgerPilger Public LibrarySilver
(provisional) 
2018 Three Rivers
PlainviewPlainview Public LibrarySilver 2018 Three Rivers
PlattsmouthPlattsmouth Public LibraryGold 2018 Three Rivers
PlymouthPlymouth Public Library   Southeast
PolkPolk Public LibrarySilver
(provisional) 
2017 Southeast
PoncaPonca Carnegie LibrarySilver 2017 Three Rivers
PotterPotter Public Library   Western
PrimrosePrimrose Public Library   Three Rivers
RalstonBaright Public LibraryGold 2016 Three Rivers
RandolphLied Randolph Public LibraryGold 2017 Three Rivers
RavennaRavenna Public LibrarySilver 2016 Central Plains
Red CloudAuld Public LibrarySilver 2017 Central Plains
Rising CityRising City Community Library   Southeast
RushvilleRushville Public LibrarySilver 2017 Western
Saint EdwardSaint Edward Public Library   Three Rivers
Saint PaulSaint Paul Public LibrarySilver 2017 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
(provisional) 
2018 Three Rivers
SewardSeward Memorial LibraryGold 2018 Southeast
ShelbyShelby Community LibrarySilver 2016 Southeast
SheltonShelton Public Library   Central Plains
ShickleyVirgil Biegert Public LibrarySilver
(provisional) 
2017 Southeast
ShubertShubert Public Library   Southeast
SidneySidney Public LibrarySilver 2016 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 2017 Three Rivers
SpringviewKeya Paha County Library   Central Plains
StantonStanton Public LibrarySilver 2018 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 Library   Southeast
SyracuseSyracuse Public LibrarySilver
(provisional) 
2017 Southeast
Table RockTable Rock Public Library   Southeast
TalmageTalmage Public Library   Southeast
TaylorTaylor Public Library   Central Plains
TecumsehTecumseh Public LibraryBronze
(provisional) 
2017 Southeast
TekamahLied Tekamah Public LibrarySilver
(provisional) 
2018 Three Rivers
ThedfordThomas County Library   Central Plains
TildenRaymond A Whitwer Tilden Public LibraryGold
(provisional) 
2018 Three Rivers
TrentonTrenton Public LibraryBronze 2016 Western
UlyssesUlysses Township LibraryBronze 2016 Southeast
UnadillaUnadilla Community Library   Southeast
ValentineValentine Public LibrarySilver 2018 Central Plains
ValleyValley Public LibrarySilver 2016 Three Rivers
ValparaisoValparaiso Public LibrarySilver 2016 Southeast
VerdigreVerdigre Public LibraryBronze 2017 Three Rivers
VerdonVillage of Verdon Library   Southeast
WahooWahoo Public LibraryGold 2017 Southeast
WakefieldGardner Public LibrarySilver 2017 Three Rivers
WallaceFaith Memorial Library   Central Plains
WalthillWalthill Public LibrarySilver
(provisional) 
2017 Three Rivers
WaterlooAgnes Robinson Waterloo Public LibrarySilver 2016 Three Rivers
WaunetaWauneta Public Library   Western
WausaLied Lincoln Township LibrarySilver 2018 Three Rivers
WaverlyWaverly Community Library   Southeast
WayneWayne Public LibraryGold 2018 Three Rivers
Weeping WaterWeeping Water Public LibraryBronze 2018 Three Rivers
West PointJohn A Stahl LibraryGold 2018 Three Rivers
WesternStruckman-Baatz Public LibraryBronze 2017 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 2016 Three Rivers
Wood RiverMaltman Memorial Public Library   Central Plains
WymoreWymore Public LibraryBronze 2018 Southeast
YorkKilgore Memorial LibrarySilver 2016 Southeast
YutanYutan Public LibrarySilver 2018 Southeast

 


For more information, contact Richard Miller.