Curbside & Browsing Appointment Hours
20 minute browsing appointments are available during curbside when the 14-day average positivity rate in Story County is 8% or lower (according to coronavirus.iowa.gov)
Monday - Thursday: 10 am - 2 pm; 4 pm - 8 pm
Friday and Saturday: 10 am - 2 pm
Can't make the times available? Contact us to schedule a pick-up time that works for you.
Click here for instructions on how to use the library's catalog.
$1 Grab Bags
Grab bags of withdrawn library materials will be available for a $1 donation. Patrons can request any combination of formats, including fiction, large print, children's books, audiobooks, and music CDs.
Although the library building is closed for browsing, we don't want you to miss out on any of the resources we have to offer. We have tons of great stuff available for you at the front entrance during curbside hours:
- The library newsletter
- Free magazines
- Tax forms
- Take and Make Craft kits
- Teen Crafternoon kits
- Copies of Book Page magazine and personalized recommendation forms (to help you find new things to read!)
Are you a teenager interested in helping the library fill our shelves with good stuff and our calendar with great programs? Want a cool title to put on your resume or college applications? We have just the thing!
hoopla is a free digital media service that provides instant downloads of eBooks, eAudiobooks, movies, TV shows, comics/graphic novels, and music. Patrons get 5 downloads a month.
Are you a first time hoopla user? Check out our handy step-by-step guides here that will walk you through accessing digital materials from whichever device you're using.
BRIDGES is a free downloadable eBook and audiobook service available to Nevada and rural Story County residents with a Nevada Public Library account. .
Titles will automatically expire at the end of the 14-day lending period. And with digital downloads…no late fees! You may check out a total of 3 eBooks and eAudiobooks at one time. For the BRIDGES help page .
Are you a first time Bridges user? Check out our handy step-by-step guides here that will walk you through accessing eBooks and eAudiobooks from whichever device you're using.