Welcome to Willard Library

Willard Library in Evansville, Indiana, is famous for personal service and treasured special collections. Make the oldest public library in the state your destination... whether you’re a genealogist seeking to uncover the past, or a reader looking for a great book for yourself or your children.

Mystery Sleuths

Mystery Sleuths

Nov 03, 2014
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

True Evil by Greg Iles

More Event Information

Art Appreciation

Art Appreciation

Nov 05, 2014
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Explore the simplified art styles of Picasso, Degas, Renoir,
Matisse, Ce'zanne and Gauguin.

More Event Information

The Story of Franklin Street

The Story of Franklin Street

Nov 06, 2014
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Join us for an exciting program about the history of Franklin Street!

More Event Information

Artwork at Willard Library

Secretary-Desk, 1870s

Secretary-Desk, 1870s

MORE ON THIS ARTWORK

Willard Library History

February 1973

With an allocation of $5,000 from local revenue sharing funds, Willard Library microfilmed its large collection of Evansville German-language newspapers, and purchased a microfilm reader/printer. The Mead Johnson Company assisted greatly in completion of the project.