Frequently Asked Questions
Letter – $0.20
Legal – $0.30
Ledger – $0.40
Letter – $0.50
Legal – $0.75
Ledger – $1.00
$1.50 for the first page. $0.50 for each additional page.
Yes, we try to have at lease one available during all of our hours of service. $2.00 every time the stamp goes down.
Anyone ages 7 and up residing in the De Soto city limits may obtain a free Library card with a photo ID and a water bill. Those under the age of 18 must have parental consent to acquire a Library card.
Any person residing outside the city limits may obtain a card for a $30/year per family.
Library cards come up for renewal every year from the issue date to verify that all information on the account is current and correct. To renew a card a patron should provide their library card and a form of photo identification with proof of current address (see what identification is required to get a library card). The library card will remain the same unless a new one is requested.
No, you do not.
No. While the De Soto Public Library works closely with Festus Public Library, Crystal City Public Library and the Jefferson County system, we are a standalone library. Therefore, you must obtain a DSPL library card to check out our materials. However, with Festus and Jefferson County joining Missouri Evergreen, we can borrow materials from them and vice versa.
- Hardcover and paperback books in good condition on all subjects.
- Books on CD and tape
- DVDs, Blu-ray discs
- Computer software and console games
- Graphic Novels-Comic Books