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by Victoria — October 10, 2022

ICPL's first ever Teen Short Writing Contest is underway! Young writers (Grades 7-12) are invited to write a...


by Jason — October 3, 2022

Early voting for the November 8, 2022 General Election will begin in Johnson County on Wednesday, October 19 and the Iowa City Public...

by Sam — September 26, 2022

by Jason — September 23, 2022

Welcome to new and returning Kirkwood Community College and University of Iowa students and their families!

by Angie — September 23, 2022

Start your school year off with your Student AIM Card and your Public Library! In 2019, The Iowa City Community School District (ICCSD), in...

by Stacey — September 23, 2022

Do you want to use industry-standard software for your digital creations without paying $600/year for a personal subscription to Adobe...

by Anne M — September 20, 2022

Love local history? Exploring an historical topic? Take a deep dive into the past with ICPL’s local digital newspaper collections.

by Jason — September 19, 2022

Intellectual Freedom has been a long-standing tenet at the Iowa City Public Library. Access, equity, and privacy are considerations for all...

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by Anne W — September 12, 2022

September is National Library Card Sign-Up Month! To celebrate, here are 30 ways to use your ICPL library card - one for each day of the...