The Nevada County Community Library system consists of six library locations. Five of the branches are circulating branches, two of which are station libraries, and one is a historical reference library staffed by the Friends of the Nevada County Libraries' experienced volunteers. The Madelyn Helling Library is the main branch library housing administrative services.
The Grass Valley Library - Royce Branch is a wonderfully historic Carnegie library listed in the National Register of Historic Places. Right in the heart of downtown Grass Valley, this library is full to the brim with items for every whim and need.
The Truckee Library services Eastern Nevada County through a unique facility and an extensive collection of materials.
Nevada County Law Library
The Nevada County Law Library is the primary depository of legal reference materials for the County of Nevada. It provides open access of these resources to all members of the community. The Law Library is not affiliated with the Nevada County Libraries. Their phone number is 530-265-2918.