The Rapid City Public Libraries

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RCPL staff will monitor these services during business hours. If you don’t receive an immediate response, please be patient--we may be helping another patron.

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Other Methods to Ask a Question Include:

Email: Send your question or comments to us via our web form. Staff will respond to your request within 48 hours.

Phone: Staff are available via telephone to help you use the services, collections, and resources at Rapid City Public Library.


Rapid City Public Library Downtown 610 Quincy Street Rapid City, SD 57701-3630 (Map & Hours)
Receptionist: (605) 394-4171 Phone: (605) 394-6139 Text Questions to: (605) 415-1826

Rapid City Public Library North 10 Van Buren Street Rapid City, SD 57701 (Map & Hours)
Phone: (605) 716-4098 Text Questions to: (605) 415-1826