Located in the heart of Grundy County in northern Missouri, our library was dedicated on October 31, 1891; and along with Mr. Jewett Norris, is steeped in history and tradition.

Today, we offer a wide array of modern services, including a large selection of genealogy materials; library cards for ages six and up (free to Grundy County residents); fax, copy, and lamination services; computer prints; microfilm readers; internet access; inter-library resources; and much more!
OUR VISION: To become a hub for learning while also enriching lives, building community and fostering success.
OUR MISSION: Empowering the community by providing access to information and inspiration.


 The Grundy County Jewett Norris Library will be moving to only “Curbside Pickup” and “15 Minute Essential Business by Appointment Computer Usage” beginning Monday November 30th until further notice.

Patrons may request items for “Curbside Pickup” by calling the library or if you prefer you may use the Evergreen Link on this site.  If you need help using the Evergreen Link please call the library and we will be glad to assist you.

Computer usage appointments may be made by calling the library. You may reach us at (660) 359-3577, Monday-Friday 8:30am-4:00pm. When entering the library for your computer appointment, you must have a mask covering nose and mouth. If you have any questions please feel free to call us.  

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Temporary Hours


8:30 AM -4:00 PM

These Hours Are In Effect Until Further Notice