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Welcome to the Parkersburg, Iowa Public Library!


                                                                                                                                                           Online Catalog

   Click on the Card Catalog image above to access our NEW catalog,

to see NEW Materials (Fiction, Non Fiction, Christian Fiction, Young Adult and DVDs)


to access your account information!

Stop in or call to get your library card number.



Congratulations to Sandy Shepard and Johanna Baedke winners of The Friends of the Library February fundraiser lap quilts.





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EBooks & Audiobooks

Learning Express

Research Databases

Log in: KML in front of lib. card number

Example- KML123


Learn a NEW Language 

Log in: KML in front of lib. card number

Example- KML123

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EBook & Audio- Get the app for your phone, tablet or Windows 10 computer


is discontinued. 

Please use Bridges and/or


Thank You! 













An excellent way to support our library select

Friends of the Parkersburg Kothe Memorial Library

Thank YOU!


   New York Times Bestsellers


clothes closet


Monday 6-730pm

Located in the library basement

Donations of clean, new or gently used clothes are welcome during this time.




Brown Bag Book Club

Meets Second Monday of every month at Noon

 One plus One by Jo Jo Moyes


Next selection: The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah 



Click the image above to:

Access the Parkersburg Eclipse Archives

(1872-1969) and the 

Eclipse Newspaper Archives (1967-2018)





Wednesdays 10-11

Activity and snack 

Children must be with an adult













The library is LUCKY to have  Sister Style gift certificates for March trivia questions! 


All ages

One entry per person, per week



parkersburg family dental

National Children's Dental Health Month

February Winners:

Lydia Eilers

Gage Johnson

Mylie Hoppenworth

 Braxton Stahl

Thank You to the following local businesses for partnering with library for trivia prizes:  

hardware      jakes       leah     Siech's