Press ReleaseICPL’s Fall Bookmobile Service Begins Aug. 26

The Iowa City Public Library Bookmobile won’t be in service the week of August 19 because of scheduled vehicle maintenance, collection updates, and staff training.
During the Bookmobile’s seasonal break in service, items can be returned at the downtown Library or to the Library’s remote drop boxes. Holds that arrive at the Library during this time can be found by inquiring at the Help Desk at the downtown Library or on the Bookmobile when our Fall Schedule begins.
The Bookmobile’s Fall Schedule begins Monday, August 26, and will continue through Thursday, December 19. Please visit the Bookmobile at the following locations during this time:


10:45 to 11:15 a.m. Iowa City Rehabilitation
11:30 a.m. to noon North Dodge Hy-Vee
1 to 1:30 p.m. Regency Heights Apartments
1:45 to 2:15 p.m. Legacy Independent Living
3 to 3:30 p.m. Bohumil Shimek Elementary School
4 to 4:45 p.m. Helen Lemme Elementary School
5 to 5:30 p.m. Waterfront Hy-Vee


9:30 to 10:15 a.m. Pheasant Ridge Neighborhood Center
10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Oaknoll Retirement Community, George St.
11:45 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Faith Academy
1 to 1:30 UI College of Medicine Courtyard
2:30 to 3 p.m. Melrose Meadows
3:30 to 4 p.m. Hills Elementary School


3:15 to 4 p.m. Irving Weber Elementary School
4:15 to 5 p.m. Archibald Alexander Elementary School
5:30 to 6 p.m. GreenState Credit Union (formerly UICCU), Mormon Trek Blvd.


9:30 to 10 a.m. Mercer Park
10:15 to 10:45 a.m. Autumn Park Apartments
11 to 11:30 a.m. First Avenue Hy-Vee
2:30 to 3 p.m. Grant Wood Elementary School
3:15 to 4 p.m. Mark Twain Elementary School
4:30 to 5 p.m. Breckenridge Estates

The Bookmobile won’t be in service on September 2 (Labor Day), November 11 (Veteran’s Day observed), and November 21 and 22 for the Thanksgiving holiday.

All stops are open to the public. All stops offer free parking with the exception of the University of Iowa College of Medicine Courtyard stop on Tuesdays.

Visit for the latest Bookmobile news or call the Library at 319-356-5200.