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by Kara May 27, 2020

As I write this, I am back working in my office.

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by Elsworth May 15, 2020

Many Iowa City residents have read the proclamation Governor Reynolds made on May 13th, which permits libraries (and several other types of...

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by Jason May 5, 2020

How long will the Library and Bookmobile be closed? At this point we are closed until further notice. We are continually monitoring COVID-...

by Candice May 27, 2020

If you said 'yes' to either of those questions, then I'm glad you're here! ICPL has a wealth of book-related events coming up in the next...

by Candice May 13, 2020

by Anne M May 6, 2020

One of our passions at the Iowa City Public Library is to get books into your hands. During the last six weeks, we were only able to do...

by Elsworth April 29, 2020

Hello, Library Patrons, I’d like to address some comments the Iowa City Public Library has received about opting not to offer a curbside...

National Poetry Month
by Frannie April 24, 2020

April is National Poetry Month, and there’s lots of great ways to celebrate! Organized by the  Academy of American Poets to raise awareness...

by Elsworth April 24, 2020

I love a busy, bustling, noisy public library.  Seeing people enjoying our spaces, using our technology, exploring our collections, and...