Our Collection

The Salem City Library houses more than 19,000 books and non-print items, with 58,000 items checked out annually.

The Adults/Teen/Children’s Collection has over 18,000 books, including a reference section, current and classical fiction, and large print books.  Internet service, including WiFi  is available in this area, as well as access to many databases for Utah history, science, and literature.

The Media Collection has over 1,100 videos and DVDs, including contemporary films, old-time favorites, PBS series, TV series, and instructional videos. The very popular books on  CD provide abridged and unabridged readings of contemporary fiction and non-fiction, as well as classic literature.

The Library Collection  stays up-to-date with current bestsellers, award winners, and more. If, however, there is an item that we do not have, you can make a Purchase Request for it. We cannot guarantee that we will be able to get your item or tell you when you might expect it, but we will do our best.