The McDonald County Library is excited to announce curbside delivery service will be available beginning June 2nd!

The following locations and times are available for curbside delivery services:
Pineville: Tues., Wed., Thurs. – 10:00am-2:00pm
Noel: Tues. & Thurs. – 10:00am-2:00pm
SWC: Tues. & Thurs. – 10:00am-2:00pm

Please call the library, leave a message, or use our online card catalog system to begin placing reserves for items that you would like to check out. We will schedule an appointment with you to pick up those items during the available curbside hours.

The McDonald County Library is taking measures to protect our patron’s health.
-When you schedule an appointment, library staff will have items checked out, bagged and ready for you on a table right outside the library doors for contact-less delivery.
-Please return all books to the library drop box. Items collected in our drop boxes are bagged and quarantined for 72 hours before handled by staff and recirculated to patrons.
-If you have essential copies that need made, please call to make arrangements. The Library will cover the cost of the first 20 copies during this time.
-Donations are not being accepted at this time.
-Library staff have been trained on proper cleaning procedures and are equipped with masks, hand sanitizer and cleaning supplies.

We look forward to serving you!





  • Pineville Hours
    Monday – Friday: 9:00-6:00
    Saturday: 9:00-1:00
    Sunday: Closed
  • Noel Hours
    Monday-Thursday: 10:00-5:00
    Friday: 10:00-3:00
    Saturday-Sunday: Closed
  • Southwest City Hours
    Sunday-Monday: Closed
    Tuesday-Thurs: 10:00-6:00
    Friday: 1:00-6:00
    Saturday: 10:00-3:00

In case of inclement weather, the library will be closed when the McDonald County Schools are closed.

After the first day, we will evaluate the road conditions and will reopen as soon as possible, even if the schools remain closed. If we are closed, no overdue fines will be accrued that day.

  • Pineville
    808 Bailey Rd
    Pineville, Missouri
    Phone: (417)-223-4489
    Fax: (417)-223-4011
    Facebook: McDonald County Library
  • Noel
    626 Johnson Rd,
    Noel, Missouri
    Phone: (417)-475-3223
    Fax: (417)-475-3223
  • Southwest City
    102 N Main St,
    Southwest City, Missouri
    Phone: (417)-762-7323
    Fax: (417)-762-7322
    Facebook: Anne Croxdale Memorial Library

McDonald County Library serves a county population of 23,000. The main library, built in 1984, is located in the center of Pineville. There are two branches, one in Noel, which opened in the late 90’s, and the newest facility in Southwest City, opened in 2011.

Can I Get A Library Card?

Yes, if you are a resident over the age of 16 and can provide a photo ID with a McDonald County address.

Yes, if you are a resident under the age of 16 and have your parent/guardian’s signed permission.

Yes, if you are a non-resident who owns property (real estate) in the county and can provide property identification.

Yes, if none of the above apply and you pay $10 for a year or $3 for three months for your entire family.

We also have a reciprocal agreement with Newton County Libraries. If you show us your Newton County Library Card, we will waive the $10 fee.