De Soto Public Library

Bringing the World of Information to Rural Southwest Wisconsin….

When available, the De Soto Public Library Board Zoom Meeting Information will be posted here…

Read a Sweetheart of a Book….

Use a Wild Card Voucher for Temporary Access
or Contact Us for a User ID/Password

Our New Online Reading CLub

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Read – How to Join the Online Reading Club


Stay Up To Date: Be Sure We Have Your Email Address

Contact us by phone (608-648-3593) or by email ( to be sure we have your email address.

We periodically send out library news to all patrons with email addresses on record.

Online search and item checkout

web OPAC is available Now!


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Read – How to use Online Library Search

De Soto Library Curbside Service


Pickup/Drop Off:   Wed 4:00 PM-6:00 PM   Sat 10:00 AM-1:00 PM

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Read – Curbside Service Details

Inter-Library Loan Items are Also Available via Curbside Service

De Soto Public Library Board Meeting

Wednesday  March 10,  5:30 PM 

De Soto Public Library

111 Houghton St. De Soto, WI

2020 Library Board Meeting Agendas:

11-11-2020 Meeting Agenda
10-14-2020 Meeting Agenda
09-09-2020 Meeting Agenda
08-12-2020 Meeting Agenda
07-08-2020 Meeting Agenda
06-10-2020 Meeting Agenda
05-13-2020 Meeting Agenda
CANCELLED 04-08-2020 Meeting
03-11-2020 Meeting Agenda


2020 Library Board Quarterly Reports:

2020 Third Quarter Report
2020 Second Quarter Report

De Soto Library Closed to Inside Access

The De Soto Public Library is closed for inside access until further notice.

Please do not use the Dropbox during the library closure.

All checked-out items may be returned to the library curbside drop off.



Serving the residents of De Soto, Ferryville, Genoa, Red Mound, Retreat, Stoddard, Victory, and the surrounding rural areas.

Librarian – this position is currently open


More Library Resources:

De Soto Public Library – Winding Rivers Library System

De Soto Public Library – Facebook Home

Map of Public WiFi Locations in Wisconsin

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Floor Plan

Public Library Floor Plan