Welcome to the Rainier City Library!

Rainier City Library is open to the community. All residents who live within the Rainier School District and/or 97048 zip code can get a library card for free and do not need to live within city limits. Please see our Library Policies page for more information.

Our mission is to provide diverse learning opportunities to the Rainier community. Our friendly and professional staff is eager to serve you.

Search Online Catalog

The library system holds over 11,000 materials including over 9,000 books, and 1,000 compact discs and books on cassette. Over 600 video and DVDs are also available.
Search our online catalog here!

we have ebooks

All you need is a current Rainier Library Card number to log in and start reading online!

We are pleased to offer ebooks, audiobooks and videos from Library2Go.
Library2Go allows you to start reading instantly in your browser with OverDrive Read, or download the Libby app for your favorite reading device.

OverDrive eReading Room for Kids provides a safe and easy browsing experience for children. The eReading Room just shows children’s content, which gets kids to the titles they want faster. Kids can browse, sample, place holds and borrow eBooks appropriate for their age range and reading level. Read more about Kids and Teens Reading Rooms

Computer Use Free WiFi
Computers with internet access are available to the public all hours we are open. WiFi is also available in the library or the lobby. There is no fee for computer or wifi use. Printing is 25¢ per page.

Allen Snider
106 West B Street
Allen Snider (Read Bio)
503-556-7301 (City Hall)

Library Hours

(Closed for lunch on weekdays, from around 1:30 pm until 2:00 pm)

9am – 4:30pm
10:30am – 4:30pm
9am – 4:30pm
10:30am – 4:30pm
10:30am – 2:30pm

Get Involved!

We are always looking for volunteers to help us make our vision a reality. For volunteer opportunities, please contact the library directly.

Library Board Page

Please view our Library Policies page for more information.