De Soto Public Library

Bringing the World of Information to Rural Southwest Wisconsin….

A great way to Support the De Soto Public Library

De Soto Public Library Assistant

Ready for a Change? Like People? Good with Technology?


De Soto Public Library Assistant

Join our team and carry out a variety of library and

technological services for patrons and visitors.

This PART-TIME POSITION includes some evening and weekend hours.


For a complete job description contact the De Soto Village Clerk at or 608-648-2700.

De Soto Public Library Board Meeting

Wednesday  August 11,  5:30 PM 

De Soto Public Library

111 Houghton St. De Soto, WI

Most Recent Meeting Agenda:

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.

Audio books Available…. Yes!

Audio Books From the Wisconsin Digital Library

get Digital Books… now!

Our New Online Reading CLub

Beanstack Flyer 2020-09-30_003247

Online search and item checkout

DSPL web OPAC is Easy to use

WebOPAC flyer

Read – How to use Online Library Search

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

De Soto Library Curbside Service 

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

Curbside Flyer

Read – Curbside Service Details

Inter-Library Loan Items are Also Available via Curbside Service

De Soto Library Closed to Inside Access

Due to COVID-19 precautions the De Soto Public Library is closed for inside access.

Please do not use the built in Dropbox during the library closure.

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

De Soto Public Library Board Meeting

Wednesday  August 11,  5:30 PM 

De Soto Public Library

111 Houghton St. De Soto, WI

Library Board Meeting Agendas:

07-13-2021 Meeting Agenda
06-15-2021 Meeting Agenda
05-12-2021 Meeting Agenda
04-14-2021 Meeting Agenda
03-10-2021 Meeting Agenda
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:

2021 First Quarter Report
2020 Third Quarter Report
2020 Second Quarter Report

Life is an Adventure… When you Read

Neuschwanstein Castle, Bavaria



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:

Map of Public WiFi Locations in Wisconsin

Don’t you just LOVE books….!

Floor Plan

Public Library Floor Plan