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Your Library Card

  • How to get a cardLibrary Card

You may get your library card by filling out a Library Card Application Form  and bringing it in to the library. Children under 10 years old need a parent or guardian's signature. There is no cost.

  • Check out library materials

Use your card to check out any of our 1,000's of items in our collection. Click here to see our Loan Policy and Fines for overdue books.

  • Renew items

You may use your card to renew items by phone at 476-5651 or in person.

  • Reserve items

You may reserve items which are currently checked out. A librarian will notify you when they become available. There is no charge for this service.

  • Limit of 25 items

The library maintains a limit of 25 items at any one time for per library card per patron.

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  • Request materials

You may put in a request for items from other libraries by filling out the Interlibrary Loan Request and Agreement Form. A librarian will notify you that the item is available for pick up. Most items come in about a week. There is no fee for a one month checkout. A $3.00 fee applies to items that are not picked up.

  • Lost or stolen cards

Report lost or stolen cards promptly by calling the library at 476-5651. Do not lend your card out to other people. Card replacement fee is $1.00.

  • Change of address

Changes of address or phone number need to be provided for the library. You may come in or call 476-5651.

This resource is supported by the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act as administered by State Library of Iowa.