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Welcome to the Guttenberg Public Library in lovely Guttenberg, Iowa


Dan Kaercher

Iowa's Hidden Treasures Program:

Dan Kaercher, retired editor-in-chief of Midwest Living magazine and IPTV host, spent years traveling in almost every one of Iowa's 99 counties in search of close-to-home attractions to share with his readers & viewers. You'll be amazed to learn what surprises await you, right in your own back yard -- Iowa.  Refreshments will be served following the program. Join us at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 3, 2016 at the library.


Library Catalog Available! Just click on the Catalog tab at the top of the page, or type into your browser.


Log in to Your Account: Click here to log in to your own account to see what you have checked out and to renew online!  Look at the upper right corner of the Catalog page for the log-in area. Also, log in with your account number and phone number to use BRIDGES downloadable audios and eBooks, Freegal music downloads, Learning Express, and EbscoHost databases.


Gutenberg Bible Facsimile on Display: Visitors enjoy seeing the library's facsimile of the original Gutenberg Bible - a rare book.  Stop in and view it and sign our guest register.  We also have a "Mystery Bible" written in German on display.

Twitter: The Guttenberg Library is now on Twitter.  Check it out for the latest updates on library news:

2015 Newsletter: Read the latest issue of "Check it Out" - Click here                              

Do research:

EbscoHost subscription database - Click here

(you will need the user name and password - ask your librarian)

Genealogy references  - Click here

New! Digital newspaper archive - Click here  This archive is made possible by a donation from the estate of Irene and Oakland Becker, and with permission of publisher Gary Howe. Search tip: use quotations around a name when you search (e.g. "George Washington") to find a specific person.


Downloadable Audio Books & eBooks:

BRIDGES -Downloadable eBooks & audiobooks for Iowans - Click here NEIBORS Logo

(you will need your library card number to log in to your library account first.)

Learning Express: Click here to sign up and log in to this new service.  Each Learning Center offers the practice tests, exercises, skill-building courses, eBooks, and information you need to achieve the results you want—at school, at work, or in life. Looking to land a job? You'll find an entire Learning Center dedicated to helping you get the one that is right for you.


Free Music Downloads: Click here to log in to your account, then click on the Freegal icon to access thousands of songs in many different genres.