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Welcome to the Winterset Public Library

Click on link to renew your books and access your account: My Account

Discover what the Library has to offer!  The Library provides a wide variety of databases, including Freegal Music, brainfuse,  Zinio Downloadable Magazines, HeritageQuest, TumbleBooks and many others checkout "Quick Links" to the left.  Take a look at our calendar to find our upcoming programs.  Or click on the Events and Happenings at the Library link for even more details on Library services and upcoming events.  

        Events and happenings at the Library

New Arrivals

brainfuse is on demand eLearning for all ages and levels.  brainfuse HelpNow offers personalized homework help in core subjects including SAT preparation.  brainfuse JobNow consists of real-time resume, interview, career coaching services, and job search resources.  Click on the links to the right.

Brainfuse HelpNow


Enter Search terms in the Gale Power Search to the left.  Get back results!

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Credo is an easy-to-use tool for research, homework, and other reference needs where you can gather information from over 1000 full-text encyclopedias and subject handbooks, as well as images and audio files and videos.

Transparent Language Online provides a fun effective learning experience developing listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills in a foreign language.  Choose from 100 languages and learn at home or on the go with enhanced support for Android ™ tablets and iPads.

Use your library card to check out e-books and audiobooks from Bridges. 

TeachingBooks is an easy-to-use website that adds a multimedia dimension to the reading experiences of children's and young adult books. 

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Enjoy digital editions of your favorite magazines.  Read your magazines anytime, anywhere, on your mobile device! 

Ongoing Library Programs

Book Discussion Group - 4th Thursday of month, at 7:00 pm - Check out a copy at the Library (we have multiple copies)

Future Book Discussion Titles:

Sept. 27 - I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings ​by Maya Angelou

Oct. 25 - ​Before the Fall​ by Noah Hawley

Nov. 29 - America's First Daughter​ by Stephanie Dray

Dec. 20 - ​Being Mortal ​by Atul Gawande

Community Coffee Group  - the Coffee Group meets at 9:00am every Friday at the Library 

Discovery Zone - 4th Wednesday of month, 3:00 - 5:30 pm for grades Kindergarten through third grade

Friends Meeting - 2nd Thursday of month, 6:30 pm

Library Board of Trustees - 3rd Tuesday of month, 6:30 pm

Messy Munchkins - every Thursday, 10:30 - 11:30 am for ages 4 and under with an adult caregiver

Story Time - every Wednesday, 10:30 - 11:00 am for preschoolers ages 3 and up

Tiny Tykes - story time every Tuesday, 10:30 - 11:00 am for ages 0-2