Helpful Links

Our Facebook page is a resource for events at Custer County Library as well as reading tips and useful resources.

Overdrive is a free service brought to you by the Black Hills Library Consortium that allows you to borrow digital content (like ebooks and audiobooks) anytime, anywhere.

South Dakota Share-It is a service of the South Dakota State Library. Users can search the catalog + the subscription e-resources provided by the SD State Library.

The Black Hills Knowledge Network partners with 13 local libraries and communities to aggregate historical documents and photos.

The South Dakota State Library provides leadership for innovation and excellence in libraries and services to state government.

With a population approaching 2,000, the City of Custer covers 2.54 square miles of the southwestern Black Hills and is the county seat of Custer County.

With a population of over 8,500, Custer County spans 1,559 square miles of the southwestern Black Hills. The county seat is the City of Custer. Other communities include Buffalo Gap, Fairburn, Hermosa, and Pringle.

Encompassing 71,000 acres in the Black Hills, Custer State Park is home to granite peaks, mountain lakes, forested hills, rolling plains, and abundant wildlife – including a bison herd of 1,300.

The Black Hills National Forest consists of 1.2 million acres of forested hills often described as an “Island in the Plains.”  The forest offers opportunities for fishing, camping, hiking, biking, swimming, rock climbing, or just driving along its scenic byways.