With recent changes in the library's software system, the library app that you may have been using to access library resources was discontinued. The good news is that the NEW library app is now available for both iOS and Android. Select Read More for links to the download site.
The Friends of the Independence Public Library will hold two fundraising events in March.
On March 6th and 7th, the Friends will hold a book sale at the Old Library at 311 S. Monmouth Street. Stop by between 10am and 4pm to shop for great deals!
On Monday, March 9th, join the friends for their annual movie fundraiser at the Independence Cinema. This year, in a tribute to the late Robin Williams, the movie will be Patch Adams. Tickets are available now at the library. Cost: $15 (includes the movie, popcorn and a chance at some great door prizes).
Starting on February 2nd, GO ON A BLIND DATE WITH A BOOK! Check out one of our specially selected, books, all wrapped up for Valentine’s reading fun! When you return your book, don’t forget to “Rate Your Date!” (select read more for details)
The library now offers access to Mango Languages. Just select our Learn a Language link. If you are using this resource from home, you will need to enter your library card number and the pin number from your library account. Using Mango, you can now learn 8 different languages. Check out the list below!
Not sure what you want to read next? Want find a "read-alike"? Need an idea for your book club? NoveList can help! Use this resource to find reviews, lists, genre suggestions and more. If you are using NoveList from home, you will need your library card.
The Independence Public Library is participating in a three year pilot project to expand your access to Oregon libraries. Your library card is your passport to libraries across Oregon. Do you have a summer home? Visit relatives or work in another county? Now you may be able obtain a library card for that library and use it like your own. Check the web site librariesoforegon.org/passport to see which Oregon libraries are participating.