Learn & Explore

Patron asking for help at Circulation desk

Your library card gets you free access to premium online resources on everything from product reviews to medical research to language learning.


More >>

Browse online archives of Ames newspapers and photos, get free access to genealogy and history resources, and see events and lectures will be coming to the Library.


More >>

Read, play, and learn with the Library!


More >>

See what the Library has for teens, including books, events, and ways to get involved.


More >>

Ames Public Library is home to many pieces of local art.


More >>

Learn about the Library's LEED certification and how the Library is keeping it green.


More >>

Have a question? Let us help!


More >>