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Wausau Public Library

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The Wausau Public Library

The Library is more than just books. Materials are available in a variety of formats. Large print, audio books, and DVDs can be loaned out. Computer access, wireless access, printing, copying, and fax services. Please inquire with our librarian regarding our Code of Conduct and other Library Policies.

Contact Details Operating Hours
Phone : (850) 638-2532

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1607 Second Avenue
Wausau, FL 32463

Mon 9:00 - 3:00
Tue 10:00 - 6:00
Wed 1:00 - 6:00
Thu 10:00 - 6:00

Closed Daily 12-1 for lunch.

Washington County Library System

Wausau Public Library is part of the Washington County, Florida public library system. For information and details about other libraries in Washington County, please visit the Washington County Public Library website.

Internet Access Policy

The Washington County Public Library System offers its patrons free public access to the internet. The Library is not responsible for the accuracy, or content of material found online. The Library participates in the federal erate program and is required to be compliant with the Children’s Internet Protection Act. Therefore internet computers are filtered. However, parents are encouraged to be with their children if they access the internet. Children accessing the internet without a parent or legal guardian must present their library card and must have the permission section of their registration card filled out by the parent or legal guardian.

All patrons are required to sign in at the front desk and must present a library card or photo identification before using the computers. Use of the internet will be limited to one (1) hour if someone is waiting. Computer users must agree to follow the computer use policy. Printing is available from all internet computers. The cost is $.20 cents per page for black & white copies. Library staff can assist with computer use as time allows but for in-depth training, users are encouraged to participate in computer classes offered at the library and elsewhere.

A visitor who does not have a library card may use a computer by presenting his or her photo identification. Patrons should see a staff member at the Front Desk if they need to take a test or fill out a form that requires more than an hour of computer use.

An Assortment of Great Services!

My Heritage

The library is happy to introduce MyHeritage, our new genealogy research website. You can search by name, location, date of birth, and a variety of other options. Information is pulled for your review from U.S Census records, the U.S. Social Security Death Index, and other critical research sources. Learn More...

GCF Learn Free

For more than a decade, the GCFLearnFree.org program has helped millions around the world learn the essential skills they need to live and work in the 21st century. From Microsoft Office and email to reading, math, and more, GCFLearnFree.org offers more than 180 topics, including more than 2,000 lessons, 800+ videos, and 55+ interactives and games, completely free. Learn More...

NEFLIN Overdrive

Overdrive is your choice for ebooks for FREE from Washington County and Wausau Public Library. Library patrons can check up to 5 items for 3 weeks, place items on hold, and suggest titles to add to the collection. The library is never closed when you have access to Overdrive. Learn More...

One Click Digital

Long commute? Don't have time to read a book? Then One Click Digital is the right option for you. With over 6,000 downloadable eaudiobooks, there is no reason not to be listening. Learn More...


Tumblebooks Library is your one stop shop for ebooks for ekids! Interactive picture books read along with your child as they explore reading in a digital environment. Needing accelerated reader points? Search the database to find the correct level. Simply sign in with your library card and start reading. Learn More...

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