515 Water Street
Sauk City, WI 53583
(608) 643-8346

Monday - Thurs. 9 AM - 8 PM
Friday 9 AM - 5:30 PM
Saturday 9 AM - 2 PM
Closed Sunday

Hoopla Launches Today!

You no longer have to wait for holds with our new subscription to Hoopla!

Today, we will be introducing a new, best-in-breed service that is fun, fast and reliable: Hoopla Digital!!

With Hoopla, we will have immediate access to:

  • Movies
  • Full Music Albums
  • eBookse
  • eAudiobookse
  • TV Episodes
  • Comics & Graphic Novels

All of this content will be available to our patrons in one all-inclusive mobile app or website. The platform is simple, intuitive and free to our patrons. Best of all? There is no waiting for titles, the collection contains half a million titles and is growing every day!!

Go ahead and give it a try: https://www.hoopladigital.com/

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Library Closing at 4:30

The library is closing at 4:30, Thursday, January 11th, due to inclement weather. Please stay safe!

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Closed New Year’s Day

The library will be closed for New Year’s Day Monday, January 1st to allow our staff member to spend time with their friends and family.

We will reopen Tuesday, January 2nd with our regular hours.

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Closed for Holidays

The library will be closed for the holidays from Monday, December 25th through Tuesday, December 26th to allow our staff member to spend time with their friends and family.

We will reopen Wednesday, December 27th with our regular hours.

We wish you all safe travels over the holidays.

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Katelyn’s List


Winter 2018


Beaton M. C. – Death of an Honest Man: Hamish Macbeth
Benedict, Marie – Carnegie’s Maid
Benjamine, Melanie – The Girls in the Picture
Berenson, Alex – The Deceivers: John Wells
Bloom, Amy – White Houses
Bowen, Rhys – The Tuscan Child
Bradley, Alan – The Grave’s a Fine and Private Place: Flavia de Luce
Burke, Alafair – The Wife
Burke, James Lee – Robicheaux: Dave Robicheaux
Chiaverini, Jennifer – Enchantress of Numbers
Cornwell, Bernard – Fools and Mortals
Corry, Jane – Blood Sisters
Crais, Robert – The Wanted: Elvis Cole & Joe Pike
De Shalit, Jonathan – Traitor
Dorsey, Tim – The Pope of Palm Beach: Serg Storms
Duffy, Brendan – The Storm King
Fielding, Joy – The Bad Daughter
Finn, A. J. – The Woman in the Window
Fluke, Joanne – Raspberry Danish Murder: Hannah Swenson
Gardner, Lisa – Look for Me: Detective D. D. Warren
Gardner, Meg – Into the Black Nowhere: UNSUB
Goodkind, Terry – Shroud of Eternity: Sister of Darkness
Greaney, Mark – Agent in Place: Gray Man
Griffin, W.E.B. – Death at Nuremberg: Clandestine Operations
Grippando, James – A Death in Live Oak: Jack Swyteck
Hannah, Kristin – The Great Alone
Harper, Jane – Force of Nature
Hart, John – The Hush
Hendricks, Greer – The Wife between Us
Hurwitz, Gregg – Hellbent: Evan Smoak
Horn, Dara – Eternal Life
Jackson, Lisa – One Last Breath
Jones, Tayari – An American Marriage
Joyce, Rachel – The Music Shop
Kellerman, Jonathan – Night Moves: Alex Delaware
Kinsella, Sophie – Surprise Me
Knott, Robert –Robert B. Parker’s Buckskin: Cole and Hitch
Krentz, Jayne Ann – Promise not to Tell: Cutler, Sutter & Salinas
Lescroart, John – Poison: Dismas Hardy
Lippman, Laura – Sunburn
Mamet, David – Chicago
Martini, Steve – The Secret Partner: Paul Madriani
McDermid, Val – Insidious Intent: Tony Hall & Carol Jordan
Mosley, Walter – Down the River unto the Sea
Moyes, Jojo – Still Me: Me before You
Page, Katherine – The Body in the Casket: Faith Fairchild
Patterson, James – Fifty Fifty: Detective Harriet Blue
— Home Sweet Murder: Murder is Forever
— Murder, Interrupted: Murder is Forever
Perry, Thomas – The Bomb Maker
Preston, Daniel & Lincoln Child – City of Endless Night: Pendergast
Raybourn, Deanna – A Treacherous Curse: Veronica Speedwell
Reich, Chistopher – The Take
Robb, J. D. – Dark in Death: Eve Dallas
Roberts, Nora – Year One: Chronicles of the One
Rollins, James – Demon Crown: Sigma Force
Steel, Danielle – Fall from Grace
Taylor, Brad – Operator Down: Pike Logan
Todd, Charles – The Gate Keeper: Inspector Ian Rutledge
Ward, J. R. – Blood Fury: Black Dagger Legacy
Willig, Lauren – The English Wife
Woods, Stuart – Unbound: Stone Barrington

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Library Closed for Thanksgiving

The library will be closed for Thanksgiving from Thursday, November 23rd through Friday, November 24th to allow our staff member to spend time with their friends and family.

We will reopen Saturday, November 25th with our regular hours.

We wish you all safe travels over the holidays.

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Library Improvement Closure – Sept. 18-23

Hold Pick-up Hours


The Sauk City Library is moving things around to make more space for children and to bring in some new furniture!

The library will be open for limited hours and partial services:

Monday-Thursday: 9:00am to 6:00pm

Friday: 9:00am to 5:30pm

Saturday: Closed

The side entrance will be open for patrons to pick up holds and return items.

If you can’t come during those hours and need to send your holds to another library, call or talk to a librarian at the desk. Our computers, printer, and copier will be unavailable and patrons will not be able to browse the shelves.

Thank you for your understand and we look forward to serving your at our normal hours the following week.

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We’re Hiring! Library Assistant-Evenings and Saturdays

Employment Opportunity:  Library Assistant-Evenings and Saturdays


Immediate opening at the Sauk City Library for a Library Assistant who loves working with the public. We are a forward-thinking library with an increasing focus on technology, but still looking to provide top-notch traditional library service. If you are detail-oriented and enjoy helping people, this is the job for you!


Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

Checking materials in and out, processing materials, and shelving library materials, assisting library patrons on the computer and other duties as assigned.


Minimum qualifications: Successful candidates will have excellent verbal and written communication skills, a love of reading, knowledge of computers and the internet, and the ability to lift and push up to 50 lbs. Completion of High School or GED required. Previous library or customer service experience preferred.


Salary and benefits:  This is a part-time (approximately 12 hours per week) position. Starting salary is $10/hour. This position does not qualify for benefits.


Please email a cover letter, resume, and Village of Sauk City Application by Tuesday, October 3rd to:


Emily Judd





The Village of Sauk City is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Thanks to our Sponsors!

We would like to thank each of our generous sponsors for their support during this year’s Summer Library Program. We were able to go beyond our goals and help build a better world through their donations.

Thank you!


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Katelyn’s List

           COMING SOON

                 Fall 2017


Allende, Isabel – In the Midst of Winter
Andrews, Donna – How the Finch Stole Christmas: Meg Langslow
Andrews, V.C. – Shattered Memories: Mirror Sisters
Baldacci, David – End Game: Will Robie
Beaton, M.C. – The Witches’ Tree: Agatha Raisin
Bowen, Rhys – The Ghost of Christmas Past: Molly Murphy
Bradford, Barabara – Secrets of Cavendon: Cavendon Hall
Brown, Dan – Origin: Robert Langdon
Brown, Rita Mae – Crazy like a Fox: Jane Arnold
Carr, Robyn – The Summer that Made Us
Chamberlain, Diane – The Stolen Marriage
Child, Lee – The Midnight Line: Jack Reacher
Clark, Mary Higgins – Every Breath You Take: Under Suspicion
Coben, Harlan – Don’t Let Go
Coleman, Reed – Robert B. Parker’s The Hangman’s Sonnet: Jessie Stone
Connelly, Michael – Two Kinds of Truth: Harry Bosch
Coonts, Stephen – The Armageddon Files: Tommy Carmellini
Coulter, Catherine – Enigma: an FBI Thriller
Cussler, Clive – The Romanov Ransom: Sam and Remi Fargo
  –Typhoon Fury: Oregon Files
Evanovich, Janet – Hardcore Twenty-Four: Stephanie Plum
Evans, Richard Paul – The Noel Diary
Flynn, Vince – Enemy of the State: Mitch Rapp
Follett, Ken – A Column of Fire: Kingsbridge
Francis, Felix – Pulse
Grisham, John – The Rooster Bar
Harris, Charlaine – Sleep Like a Baby: Aurora Teagarden
Hart, Carolyn – Ghost on the Case: Bailey Ruth
Hilderbrand, Elin – Winter Solstice: Winter
Hoover, Colleen – Without Merit
Howard, Linda – The Woman Left Behind
Jance, J.A. – Proof of Life: J.P. Beaumont
Johansen, Iris – Mind Game: Eve Duncan
Johnson, Craig – The Western Star: Longmire
Jones, Darynda – The Trouble with Twelfth Grave: Charley Davidson
Karon, Jan – To Be Where You Are: Mitford
Kellerman, Faye – Killing Season
King, Stephen – Sleeping Beauties
Koontz, Dean – The Whispering Room: Jane Hawk
Lagercrantz, David – The Girl Who Takes an Eye for an Eye: Millennium
Lewis, Beverly – The Proving
Macomber, Debbie – Merry and Bright
Mallery, Susan – Second Chance Girl: Happily Inc.
Mayor, Archer – Trace: Joe Gunther
McCall Smith, Alexander – The House of Unexpected Sisters: No.1 Ladies’ Detective Agency
McCrumb, Sharyn – The Unquiet Grave
Meier, Leslie – Turkey Trot Murder: Lucy Stone
Michaels, Fern – Holly and Ivy
Miller, Linda Lael – A Snow Country Christmas: Mustang Creek
Miller, Sarah – Caroline: Little House Revisited
Palmer, Diana – Wyoming Winter: Wyoming Men
Patterson, James – Count to Ten: Private
  — Haunted: Michael Bennet
  — The People vs. Alex Cross: Alex Cross
Perry, Anne – An Echo of Murder: William Monk
  — A Christmas Return
Robb, J. D. – Secrets in Death: Eve Dallas
Sandford, John – Deep Freeze: Virgil Flowers
Rushdie, Salman – The Golden House
Steel, Danielle – Fairytale
  — Past Perfect
White. Kate – Even if it Kills Her: Bailey Weggins
Weir, Andy – Artemis
Woods, Stuart – Quick and Dirty: Stone Barrington

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