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Use your Ames Public Library card to check out a family pass to participating museums and attractions free of charge!


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Ames Public Library's Home Delivery service provides library materials to homebound residents of Ames.


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If we don't have what you're looking for, just fill out the Item Request Form. We may be able to borrow it from another library or even purchase it.
 

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Would you like to partner with the Library on a special event? Share your idea through the Program Proposal Form.


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Ames Public Library's mascot, Smyles, makes appearances at some community events. If you think Smyles would be a good fit at your event, fill out the Smyles Appearance Request Form.

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Get a look at the Library, its operation, and its resources! Fill out the Tour Request Form to get started.


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IDOT kiosk

The Iowa Department of Transportation has a self-service kiosk on the Library's second floor near the Adult Services Desk.


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Need a notary or an exam proctor? Call the Business Office at (515) 239-5646 ext. 6, to set up an appointment.

Ames Public Library will host AARP Tax-Aide again this year. Appointments will be available Tuesdays through Fridays starting February 1. 

To schedule an appointment, call Adult Services at (515) 239-5646 ext. 4.


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