The library will be closed Monday, May 27 for Memorial Day.  Starting May 27, the Marina Street parking lot will be closed through June.

Ask a Librarian Services


Librarians are available to assist with your information requests. For assistance, please visit the Ask a Librarian Desk on the 2nd floor of the library, call 928.777.1526, or email us.

Access for All

Prescott Public Library is dedicated to providing equal access to all patrons in our programs and activities as well as serving all patrons through assistive technology. Visit the library’s access for all to request accommodations or learn about available assistive equipment and technology.

Obituary Search Request

Depending upon available obituaries, librarians may be able assist with local obituary searches. To make a request, please fill out the form, visit the Ask a Librarian desk on the 2nd floor of the library, or call 928.777.1526. Please allow 48 hours for a response.

Reading Recommendations

Don’t know what to read next? Ask a Librarian! Visit the library’s reading recommendations page and find your next great read!

Notary Services

Notary services are not available at Prescott Public Library at this time. Free notary services are available by appointment at the City Clerk’s office. Call 928-777-1437 for more information or to schedule an appointment.

Customers seeking notarizations need to bring their unsigned original document(s) to be notarized; valid photo identification; and any witnesses required (neither library staff nor other library patrons may act as witnesses, and the witness must be personally known to the individual whose documents are being notarized). Please tell us how many and what kinds of documents you want notarized when you make the appointment. Documents requiring verification of facts, documents in languages other than English, post- or pre-dated documents may not be notarized. The notary may not provide any legal counseling or advice and may decline service when necessary.

Tax Information

Select federal tax forms and state tax forms will be available soon for pick up on the 1st floor of the library in the Community Information area. Available forms include:

If you need additional forms please visit the links below, or visit the Ask a Librarian desk. Black and white copies can be printed at $0.10 a page.

IRS (Federal Tax Forms)
Arizona Tax Forms
Other States’ Tax Forms

Tax Help

AARP is offering FREE tax preparation and e-file services January – April at Prescott Gateway Mall, Suite 374 next to the old Sears. Please see their website for more information.