Author Archive for Shawna


Friday, Aug 20, 2021

The Fall Bookmobile schedule begins Tuesday, September 7 and runs through Friday, December 17. The Bookmobile is out of service for a seasonal maintenance break from August 23 through September 6. If you had holds you were...

Thursday, Jul 1, 2021

The Iowa City Public Library Bookmobile will not be in service on Monday, July 5 in observance of the Independence Day Holiday. The Downtown Library is open on July 5 from 10am - 6pm. Bookmobile and Library holiday hours are always available on the Library's website. Although the Bookmobile and...

Monday, Jun 21, 2021

The ICPL Bookmobile is once again on the road with a full Bookmobile route. Staff are ready for a summer of Bookmobile fun running from Tuesday, June 1 through Friday, August 2021.

Friday, May 21, 2021

The Summer Bookmobile schedule begins Tuesday, June 1 and runs through Friday, August 20. The Bookmobile is out of service for a seasonal maintenance break from May 24 - May 28. If you had holds you were...

Monday, May 17, 2021

The Iowa City Public Library Bookmobile will not be in service on Monday, May 31. The Downtown Library is also closed in honor of Memorial Day. Bookmobile and Library holiday hours are always available on the Library's website. Although the Bookmobile and...

Monday, May 10, 2021

The Bookmobile will be on a routine service break from Monday, May 24, through Friday, May 28. During this break, the Bookmobile will undergo vehicle maintenance, deep cleaning, and restocking the shelves with great new Library materials. During...

Tuesday, Apr 13, 2021

Before the pandemic, one of the best parts about the Iowa City Public Library Bookmobile was its ability to bring the magic of discovery and the serendipity of browsing stacks practically to your backyard. We loved stopping around the community and inviting you aboard to roam the materials curated specifically for the Bookmobile.

Tuesday, Mar 9, 2021

The Iowa City Public Library Bookmobile can once again be found on the streets of Iowa City. ICPL staff have missed connecting with community members on the Bookmobile and can't wait to see your (masked) faces once again! As of Monday, March 1 the ICPL Bookmobile is offering Hold Pickup Service at the following community locations:    Monday   9:30 to 10:30 a.m., North Dodge Hy-Vee 2:30 to 3:30 p.m., St. Mark’s United Methodist Church  Tuesday  9:30 to 10:30 a.m., Waterfront Hy-Vee 2:30 to 3:30 p.m., Pepperwood Plaza  Wednesday 

Thursday, Feb 4, 2021

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Iowa City Public Library Closed at 2pm The Iowa City Public Library is closing at 2 p.m. Thursday afternoon (2/04/2021) due to inclement weather. Service updates will be shared broadly, including on ICPL’s social media sites and website (icpl.org).  Download digital books, movies, and audio materials from the ICPL Digital Library when you visit icpl.org. Late materials during the closure will not be subject to fines.

Tuesday, Dec 29, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  The Iowa City Public Library is closing at 4 p.m. Tuesday afternoon (12/29/2020) due to inclement weather. Service updates will be shared broadly, including on ICPL’s social media sites and website (icpl.org). 

About Shawna

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As the Bookmobile Assistant, of course you can find Shawna often throughout town on ICPL's Mobile Library, but she can also be found at the Library's first floor Help Desk as well as the Children's Desk.She loves helping to answer questions and sharing information about all the ways the library can be used!