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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 5/24/2018.

Sort By: City Library Name System Year Expires Accred Level
CityLibrary NameAccreditation
Designation
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
(provisional) 
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
(provisional) 
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
(provisional) 
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
(provisional) 
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 LibrarySilver
(provisional)
 
2017 Western
CreightonCreighton Public LibrarySilver 2019 Three Rivers
CreteCrete Public LibrarySilver 2018 Southeast
CroftonEastern Township Library  2014 Three Rivers
CulbertsonCulbertson Public LibraryBronze
(provisional) 
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
(provisional) 
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 LibraryBronze
(provisional)
 
2017 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  2014 Southeast
FairmontFairmont Public LibraryBronze 2019 Southeast
Falls CityFalls City Library & Arts CenterGold 2019 Southeast
FarnamFarnam Public LibrarySilver 2017 Central Plains
FranklinFranklin Public LibrarySilver 2020 Central Plains
FremontKeene Memorial LibrarySilver 2020 Three Rivers
FriendGilbert Public LibraryBronze 2019 Southeast
FullertonFullerton Public LibrarySilver
(provisional) 
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
(provisional) 
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 LibraryGold 2018 Central Plains
Hay SpringsCravath Memorial Library    Western
Hayes CenterHayes Center Public Library    Western
HebronHebron Secrest LibrarySilver 2020 Southeast
HemingfordHemingford Public LibraryBronze
(provisional) 
2019 Western
HildrethHildreth Public LibraryGold 2018 Central Plains
HoldregeHoldrege Area Public LibrarySilver 2018 Central Plains
HooperHooper Public LibraryBronze
(provisional) 
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
(provisional) 
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
(provisional) 
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
(provisional) 
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
(provisional) 
2019 Central Plains
OrleansCordelia B Preston Memorial LibraryBronze 2019 Central Plains
OsceolaOsceola Public LibrarySilver 2019 Southeast
OshkoshOshkosh Public LibraryBronze 2018 Western
OsmondOsmond Public LibrarySilver
(provisional) 
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
(provisional) 
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 LibrarySilver 2020 Central Plains
Rising CityRising City Community Library    Southeast
RushvilleRushville Public LibrarySilver 2020 Western
Saint EdwardSt Edward Public Library  2014 Three Rivers
Saint PaulSt Paul Public LibrarySilver 2020 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 2019 Southeast
ShelbyShelby Community LibraryGold 2019 Southeast
SheltonShelton Public Library    Central Plains
ShickleyVirgil Biegert Public LibrarySilver
(provisional)
 
2017 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
(provisional) 
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
(provisional) 
2019 Southeast
VerdigreVerdigre Public LibrarySilver 2020 Three Rivers
VerdonVillage of Verdon Library    Southeast
WahooWahoo Public LibraryGold 2020 Southeast
WakefieldGardner Public LibrarySilver 2018 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 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
(provisional) 
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

 


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