To access the on-line catalog for Calmar Public Library, in the URL, type in https://calmar.biblionix.com/catalog.  Then log in by entering your library number, which will give you access to both the regular catalog  and the Kid’s Catalog, as well as other services, such as requests, holds, reserves, etc., and links […]


Summer seems like a long time from cold January, but it will be here sooner than we think.  The tentative dates for this year’s Summer Library Program are Monday, July 22nd – Friday, July 26th, 2019 from 10:00 – 11:30 a.m.  All ages are welcome, from 3 years and up, […]


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Calmar Public Library 101 S. Washington St. Calmar, Iowa 52132 Phone: 563-562-3010 Email: director@calmarlibrary.com Hours: Mon – Fri 12 – 6 P.M Sat 10 A.M – 1 P.M  


We are always looking for new ideas from our young people to reach out to them and offer services and program to them.  We have lots of students coming to visit the library during school hours from CFS St. Aloysius School, which is both fun and beneficial.  We would like […]


“Traveling Tales” “Traveling Tales” is one of our preschool outreach programs at the library, furnished to local daycare providers who wish to participate in the program.  Books are selected by library staff, checked out to the daycare providers, and along with simple activities and/or coloring pages, are distributed to the day-cares […]


  The Downloadable E-Books & Audio Books NEIBORS has now become BRIDGES, the on-line source for e-books and audio books.  Calmar Public Library offers the convenience of downloading e-books and audiobooks to mobile devices including all types of Kindles, Nooks, iPods, iPads, iPhones, MP3 players, mobile phones and much more. […]


The library is pleased to announce that it will be holding a special fundraiser this spring.  “Scratch Cup-Cakery”  is coming to the library!  Orders for the delicious cupcakes will be taken at the library from April 15th – May 3rd, 2019, with a delivery date of the cupcakes scheduled for  […]


Recently Added Titles   Adult Fiction:       Adult Non-fiction:       Young Adult:         Junior Fiction:       Junior Non-Fiction:       Children’s Fiction:     This is just a sample of the many new titles that have been added to the […]


Calmar Public Library participates in the Interlibrary Loan System provided by the State of Iowa, through the State Library.  The Interlibrary Loan system provides Iowans with equal access to library resources by encouraging and supporting interlibrary loan among all types of libraries throughout the State of Iowa. Participating libraries agree […]