715-532-2604 | Mon-Friday 10am-6pm, Sat 10-1pm ladysmithpl@ladysmithpl.org

LIbrary Services

Lobby Pickup and Computer Appointments only

Lobby pickup hours are 10am-5:45pm Monday-Friday and 10am-12:45pm Saturdays. Please call or email one day in advance as we cannot guarantee same day pickup of items. There is no browsing at this time. If you require assistance with finding items, give us a call and we’ll be happy to help you place items on hold. You can request materials through the online catalog at http://more.lib.wi.us/, by email at ladysmithpl@ladysmithpl.org, or by phone at 715-532-2604. After you receive notice that your holds are ready at the library, please call the library at 715-532-2604 or email ladysmithpl@ladysmithpl.org to set up your lobby pickup appointment.

The bookdrop on the side on the building is open 24 hours a day. All items must be returned in the outside bookdrop.

Computer access is available in one hour appointments. Fax and copy machine use are also available by appointment. Masks are required for all computer and copy machine appointments. Appointments are limited so make sure to call ahead.  

    Special Items

    Fishing Poles-Polebenders

    • Available to children ages 6-14.
    • Check out a fishing pole for one week at a time
    • Sign up for a loaner card and they receive a free tackle box that is yours to keep

    This program is made possible by the Ladysmith High School Class of ’58, who provides and maintains the fishing Poles.

    Energy Meter

    Check out a power check meter to determine how much energy your appliances use. 

    Complete instructions accompany the kit.

    Learn about the amount of voltage, the electricity cost, and the energy consumption of your appliances.


    Get an E-card for checking out materials online!  You can only check out e-materials with this card. 

    Rusk County Community Library
    418 Corbett Ave W.
    Ladysmith, WI 54848

    Monday 10-6
    Tuesday 10-6
    Wednesday 10-6
    Thursday 10-6
    Friday 10-6
    Saturday 10-1
    Sunday Closed