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The Payson Library’s mission is to provide excellent customer service and information in a variety
of formats. Its collection affords the opportunity to educate, inform, enrich, entertain, and inspire.
Libraries are an investment in a more literate, productive, and globally competitive nation.


Library Hours

Monday & Thursday  9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Tuesday & Wednesday  9:00AM to 7:00 PM
Friday & Saturday  9:00 AM to 3:00 PM

Sundays & Major Holidays  CLOSED

(928) 474-9260

Wireless internet access is available at all hours, outside of the library, for public convenience.

Emily Linkey - Director at or call her at 928-472-5160

Reference Questions?

The Payson Public library has reference professionals who are happy to help you with your research needs. Please be advised that while we can provide you with informational sources, we cannot offer legal, medical, or financial advice. All phone reference questions will be addressed as time allows. Staff is limited in the amount of time devoted to reference questions. Lengthy reference questions over the phone or in person are not always feasible at the time of query. If your request will take some time to research, your contact information will be taken and you will be contacted by a reference professional within one business day. Thank you.

Library Location

Payson Public Library is located in the Rumsey Park complex at 328 N McLane Road, in Payson Arizona.

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