Bienville Parish Library

The Bienville Parish Library is a local facility which offers public access to research databases, computers, printing and copying services, Internet, and meeting spaces. Please contact the library directly for specific information about the facility.


The Bienville Parish Library exists to provide service to all people of the parish. This encompasses individuals and groups of every age, education, philosophy, occupation, economic level, ethnic origin, and human condition. Fulfilling the educational, informational, recreational needs of the people through the use of books and other materials, technological innovations, facilities, and professional services is the broad purpose of the Bienville Parish Library System.

Primary Services:
-Books, including large print titles; magazines and newspapers; audiobooks on CD; DVDs; eBooks and eAudiobooks; digital movies and music; laptops; launchpad children’s tablets available for check out
-Van delivery service for patrons with special needs
-Nursing home programming
-Adult programming in the Library
-Pre-school story hour
-Story Time at schools
-Summer reading programs
-Internet/word processing workstations
-Accessibility workstations
-Beginning computer classes
-Online databases, including Ancestry Library Edition
-BPL Digital Archives, including Bienville Democrat newspapers
-Wi-Fi connection
-Meeting rooms
-Interlibrary Loan
-Copy and Fax.

Services Provided

Business Planning

  • Market Research

Libraries and Research

  • Business Research Resources (Specialty)


  • Conference/Meeting and Event Space

Starting a Business

  • Business Research Resources
Contact Information
Sondra Waits
2768 Maple Street
Arcadia, LA 71001