The Iowa City Public Library partners with different local community organizations aligned with the Library's vision and mission. Information on our efforts with some of those organizations can be found below.
UNESCO City of Literature
UNESCO, the educational, scientific and cultural arm of the United Nations, has recognized Iowa City's deeply elaborated cultural assets and its strong creative and economic foundations. Iowa City is home to a vibrant community of readers, writers and bookmakers.
Summer of the Arts
Summer of the Arts is a series of free and family-friendly events held annualy in downtown Iowa City. The Library's Children's Day event is part of the Iowa Arts Festival event.