Public Libraries

For more than 125 years the public library has been an integral part of community life. We offer a full menu of services, including lending books, audio books, movies and music, as well as reference and reader's advisory services. There are programs for adults and children at every branch in the library system.

To learn more about the services available at Buncombe County Public Libraries, select a topic from the list on the left. You can also reach us by email at


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