We hope you will browse through our wiki and find out all kinds of information about the Lincoln County Library District.
Contact Information: P.O. Box 2027, 1247 NW Grove St., #2, Newport, OR 97365 Phone: 541-265-3066 Email:

District Librarian Position

Have you ever wanted the ideal library director position? Have you ever wanted to live and work on the Oregon coast? Are you interested in a position where you can be creative, have flexible time, and a great opportunity to learn more and to contribute to local libraries as well as state, and national associations? Here is your chance. Due to retirement, the District Librarian position at Lincoln County Library District is becoming available. Application materials may be found at
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Library Catalogs

Chinook Library Network: Includes public libraries: Siletz, Toledo and Waldport, and community college libraries: Clatsop Community College, Oregon Coast Community College and Tillamook Bay Community College, and the Lincoln County Library District.

Oceanbooks Network:**. Includes public libraries: Driftwood (Lincoln City), Newport and Tillamook County.


The Lincoln County Library District (LCLD) helps guarantee library service to all residents of Lincoln County, Oregon. The Library District has a countywide service focus that provides connecting links among libraries, individuals and organizations. The Library District mission is to stabilize, strengthen and expand information services and resources and involvement in the Lincoln County community.

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For more information please contact us at: Lincoln County Library District, P.O. Box 2027, 1247 NW Grove, #2, Newport, OR 97365. Phone & Fax: 541-265-3066. E-mail:



A. Responsibilities of the Board and District Librarian
B. LCLD Board By-Laws: Original in 11/89, Amended 5/90, Amended 4/97, Amended 11/2015
C. LCLD Organizational Chart - Includes the LCLD office and the Siletz Library.
D. Current Board: Board Members 2017/2018
E. History: "Now That We Have a District, What Do We Do?: Forming a District: The Lincoln County Experience" - Original and the piece in OLA Quarterly
F. Contracts: Sample of the current contracts between the Lincoln County Library District and the Cities of Lincoln City, Newport, Toledo and Waldport
G. Sample of the current contract between the Lincoln County Library District and the City of Siletz
H. Board Calendar for 2017/2018


AGENDAS & MINUTES - Board Meeting Calendar 2016/2017




A. Lincoln County Fair



Oregon Library Passport Program:

Most of the public libraries in Lincoln County as well as the Guin Library at the Marine Science Center (OSU) have joined the Oregon Library Passport Program. If you have a library card from any of these libraries: Driftwood Public Library, Newport Public Library, Toledo Public Library, Siletz Public Library, Waldport Public Library and Oregon State University you may also get a library card at any of the libraries also participating in the Oregon Library Passport Program (list of libraries). We are very excited about this new program and hope that you will enjoy being a part of the program.