Glacier’s George C. Ruhle Library, located at Park Headquarters, serves the park staff, volunteers and members of the general public. The collection consists of books, magazines, articles and pamphlets relating to the history, culture, geology, animals and plants of Glacier National Park.
Hours of Operation:
Tuesdays and Thursdays, appointments strongly recommended. Please make use of the catalog and other online resources before coming to the library.
Email: e-mail us
Support the Library:
Join the Glacier Association. This organization is a non-profit entity cooperating with the National Park Service to advance educational programs, including the library, to promote understanding and appreciation of the park. For more information contact the Glacier Association at (406) 888-5756 or visit their website at http://www.glacierassociation.org.
Donate. The George C. Ruhle Library is always seeking donations to enhance the current collection. Contact the librarian for information about donating documents or other materials.
Did You Know?
Glacier National park was named for the glaciers that carved, sculpted, and formed this landscape millions of years ago. Despite the recession of current glaciers, the park's name will not change when the glaciers are gone.