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150 West Willman Street
Hiawatha, Iowa 52233-1650

Voice: 319.393.1414
FAX: 319.393.6005


Monday - Thursday 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Friday - Saturday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sunday 1 p.m to 4 p.m.


February 16, 2015

Please visit the E-Library tab to find all of our electronic download websites:  Overdrive E-Books and Audiobooks; 3-M E-Books; One-Click Audiobooks; Zinio Magazines; and Freegal Music.


Learning Express 03Introducing LearningExpress Library 3.0,
it's a whole NEW experience! It offers improved
functionality and content including:

  • New and improved site design
  • Easier to use navigation
  • New interactive tutorials
  • Multiple test modes for study and practice
  • Recommendations for additional study

PronunciatorWith 4000 courses available, Pronunciator gives card holders access to 80 languages. The languages range from Afrikaans to Mongolian to Xhosa (and more in between). The language courses are available in English as well as 60 other languages. In addition, Pronunciator also provides ESL courses in 50 different languages to help learn and improve English language skills.


EbscoHost ResourcesEBSCOhost Electronic Journals Service (EJS) is your gateway to thousands of e-journals containing millions of articles from hundreds of different publishers, all at one web site.

The TumbleBookTumbleBookLibraryLibrary is a collection of animated, talking picture books with fiction, non-fiction, and foreign language titles, chapter books with sentence highlighting and narration, pre-set playlists of a sequence of books and games and puzzles.





Online Book ClubsJoin our Email Book Clubs. Every day, Monday through Friday, you will receive in your email a five-minute selection from a chapter of a book. By the end of the week, you'll have read 2-3 chapters. Every Monday we start new books. Sign up and start reading.

Iowa LocatorUse this to find books, CDs, DVDs and other items in other Iowa Libraries.


Search state, national and full-text articles with diverse source types including print and online newspapers, blogs, journals, newswires, broadcast transcripts and videos.

Newsbank/americas news

This database covers years between 1930-1980's Linn County Obituary Index

Catalog and Paying Fines


To log into your account, please click on Catalog.


Pay Fines Online

To pay your fines online, have your library card number, your PIN and your credit card number.

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Upcoming Events
1000 Books Before Kindergarten Feb 12, 2015 - Dec 31, 2015 — Hiawatha Public Library
World Read Aloud Day Mar 04, 2015 - Mar 13, 2015
Preschool Story Time Mar 04, 2015 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM — Glenn Schminke Community Room
Friendship Crochet Club Mar 04, 2015 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM — Glenn Schminke Community Room
Master Gardeners Series-RESCHEDULED Mar 04, 2015 06:30 PM - 07:30 PM — Glenn Schminke Community Room
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