Our Mission:

Serving and Empowering People. Providing Resources for Life, Leisure, and Learning.

Delta County Libraries supports five libraries in Cedaredge, Crawford, Delta, Hotchkiss, and Paonia, as well as a robust online library.

Cedaredge Library

180 SW 6th Avenue
Cedaredge, CO 81413
(970) 399-7674

Crawford Library

545 CO-92
Crawford, CO 81415
(970) 399-7783

Delta Library

211 W 6th St
Delta, CO 81416
(970) 874-9630

Hotchkiss Library

149 E Main St
Hotchkiss, CO 81419
(970) 399-7876

Paonia Library

2 3rd St
Paonia, CO 81428
(970) 399-7881

The Library District maintains a varied collection of materials in print, audio, visual and electronic formats, as well as a wide range of technology for on-site and home use.  The libraries offer an annual schedule of dynamic programming for all ages, including a Summer Reading Program, children’s Storytimes, community presentations and events, book clubs, technology help and so much more.  Delta County Libraries also provides adult education through programming, high school equivalency testing, college exam proctoring, and English as a Second Language classes.


Communications & Outreach

To actively engage with our communities in order to build positive relationships, strengthen perceptions, and promote awareness of our libraries.


To provide the technological infrastructure needed to support library operations and utilize progressing technology for the most effective and efficient delivery of library services.


To maintain facilities that are resource efficient and environmentally responsible in design, construction, and renovation in order to provide welcoming, flexible, well-maintained spaces that support excellent library operation and services in our communities.


To support a creative and innovative team of appropriate size and expertise in a safe and stimulating work environment.


To strive to meet the evolving needs and preferences of our communities by building, maintaining, and promoting collections and improving information access and public delivery.

Library Services & Programs

To provide effective and efficient library services and programs that reflect the needs and interests of our communities.


To secure and manage funding to create a sustainable culture of continuous improvement and service excellence.