Front of Battle Ground Community Library
Front of Battle Ground Community Library

Battle Ground Community Library


Open for curbside pickup of holds or print requests Monday through Saturday, 10 am to 1 pm and 2 pm to 5 pm. Book returns are open 24/7.


1207 SE 8th Way
Battle Ground WA 98604


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Branch Manager

Holland Christie

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+ Branch features

Ben's Books: The Friends of the Library bookstore, open during regular library hours

Early Learning Space: A space designed for young children that encourages exploration and aids in their development

Teen Room: A space for youth ages 12-18

Public computers: 22 internet computers and other technology. Find out more.

Reading Room: A cozy reading area with a fireplace

Study rooms: Two small conference rooms (4-person capacity) are available for up to two hours a day. Reservations available up to two weeks in advance.

Meeting Room: The Meyer Meeting Room (48-person capacity) is available when not in use for library events. Find out more.

Swift Art Gallery: Showcasing works by local artists


+ Statistics & history

2019 service statistics

Circulation: 640,229
Visits to library: 177,083
Programs offered: 575
Program attendance: 11,302
Reference questions: 11,063

Building information

Ownership: Fort Vancouver Regional Library District
Square Footage: 14,356

Library history

2019: The library closed for a few weeks in April for a "refresh": new carpet, new paint, furniture reupholstery, rearranging of the children's area, and new sound panels.

2009: New library opened in Battle Ground Village on May 15. Watch the grand opening celebration video!

1981: City of Battle Ground annexed to FVRL.

1959: Battle Ground Library opened on Main Street.

1944: First Battle Ground Library, a branch of Clark County Library, opened.

1941: Battle Ground served by bookmobile.