For Adults

Programs and services especially for adults.

Adult programs

The library offers several programs and services for adults

At the library building:

  • Collection of large print books, DVD movies, books on tape and CD, magazines and newspapers
  • 3 Internet access computers
  • Microfilm reader for films of the Wall Lake Blade/Chronicle and census records
  • Geneology and Iowa related collections
  • Relaxed reading area

Services offered:

  • Home delivery of collection items for shut-ins
  • Order materials from other libraries
  • Pages faxed to other locations
  • Distance education test proctored
  • Geneology help
  • Library talks and tours for groups

Online or in person:

  • Magazine database, EbscoHost, password required
  • Questions answered
  • Geneology & obituary research
  • News of library events

Click on the News tab above for the following:

  • Events that are happening at the library
  • News links from the web
  • Holidays the library will be closed
  • Special reminders that effect the library

Click on the Books and Reading tab above for the following:

  • Find links for various book-related web sites like mysteries or romance
  • Look up a book in any library in Iowa with the Iowa Locator
  • Suggest a book for us to purchase for our collection
  • Find web sites to purchase books for yourself

Click on the Do Research tab above for the following:

  • Find links to varied web sites about health, government, consumer information, and more
  • Read magazine articles from EbscoHost database
  • Use the list of search engines and computer lessons to find it on the web
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.