Personal tools

Personal tools



The Donnellson Public Library
411 Main St.
Donnellson, IA? 52625? ? ? ? ?319/835-5545

Rainbow and the library


Visit our online catalog anytime, day or night:



See a list of NEW Selections under the "Use Our Library" Tab

??Proenneke Cabin reconstruction? ? ? ?

The Proenneke museum interior.?For a link to our Proenneke website, click here!?



Summer Reading Program

Begins Monday, June 15.?

Sign Up NOW!

Pick up your?Activity bag at the Library.?

?Check out a book.?

Fill out your

Feedback sheet for a prize

and a new activity bag each week.

Front Door Deliveries from 1:30-4:30 on Fridays.

WE ARE OPEN:? MONDAY from 11:30-7:30,


SATURDAY 11:30-3:30 with the following rules:?

Donnellson Library Board Approves Plan for Limited Re-opening

The Board of Trustees of the Donnellson Public Library accepted a plan from ?

the Library Director, Brenda Knox, to re-open the Library on a limited basis

beginning June 1.? The following procedures will be in place as the library

opens its doors to the public, on Monday 11:30-7:30, Wednesday and Saturday,

from 11:30 a.m. until 3:30 p.m.

  1. ?People should not visit if they are ill.
  2. Masks or face coverings will be required of all patrons, staff and
  3. ?volunteers.
  4. Patrons will be directed to wash their hands with soap and water when
  5. ?entering the library
  6. There will be a limit of 14 patrons in the building at
  7. ?any time.
  8. 3 computer workstations will be available.
  9. Patrons will be asked to maintain a distance of 6 feet from any other?
  10. persons in the building
  11. Children ages 6 or under must be accompanied by a responsible
  12. ?adult.
  13. Patrons will be limited to ? hour for their visit, but will be allowed 1 hour on the computer.
  14. The Activity Room will not be available for meetings during
  15. ?this time.

Library Director Brenda Knox will take orders for outside

pickup of any library materials for those leery of visiting the library.?

Please call 319/835-5545, and visit the online catalog at

?Search for books in other Iowa Libraries using this link:??


Downloadable audio and E-books through Bridges can be found here:

? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ?

NEW:? Bridges has changed their server.? Now your Log-In is your patron card number?WITHOUT a Space:? ?as in:? P1111? (sorry for any inconvenience.)

The three ladies?Friends of the Library
Friends of the Library meet the second Tuesday of each month, 6:30 p.m. in the library's new activity room.? Friends of Donnellson Public Library benefits our operations, by providing funds for things we can't afford in our budget!Join Friends of Donnellson Library!??Fee is only?$10.00/yr. for an individual,?$25 for a family,?or $100 for a lifetime membership.

*? Story Hour is Currently Suspended due to the Covid-19 Outbreak.?Story hour kids:  April, 2018
Meet new friends, read some books, sing a song, make a simple craft project.

?Searchable databases from Gale:??galepages iowa? ? ? ? ? ? ? and authors? ? ? ? Databases from Credo Reference Service a New Language online from Transparent Languages!

Ask our helpful staff!???

If you need help with these links or anything, just ask and we will do what we can to help.

Your Helpful Library Staff

Sara Pedrick, Brenda Knox, Gayle Austin and Marty Miller.

(Assistant Sunny Robbins is not shown it this picture.)



This resource is supported by the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act as administered by State Library of Iowa.