We are open to the public, however, we are closing 30 minutes early each day for cleaning.  FACE MASKS ARE NOW REQUIRED WITHIN THE LIBRARY. Library programming is being phased back in as resources allow. 

eBook & Audio

Bridges, Iowa's eLibrary, is our shared collection of electronic resources.  Ebooks, digital audiobooks, video-on-demand, magazines, and more are available.  From kids to teens to adults, there is something for everyone.  There are even graphic novels.  eBooks may be borrowed for one or two weeks, and there are no late fees!  The use of Bridges is free to library patrons.  

Bridges is accessible from any smart phone, tablet, or computer with internet access.  The user-friendly app, Libby, is also available for Android and iOS devices.  Books and other content can be downloaded to e-readers like Kindle and Nook.   

To access, simply log in with your library number. Click the logo below to get started!  

 

*Note: Due to coding changes on Bridges, your library number must be at least 5 digits long to access Bridges.  If you number is fewer than 5 digits, add zeroes to the beginning of your number to make 5 digits.  Please call the library for any additional questions.*

 

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For more information or for help with your device, please call or stop in at the library.  We would love to help you access this wonderful resource!  

 

Note: Hartley Public Library only provides Bridges access to residents of Hartley and the surrounding rural area.  If you address is officially part of another town, consider contacting the library in that town for potential Bridges or other electronic resource access.