Join us for the third annual Blind Date With a Book!
Throughout February, we will have lots of different kinds of books, all wrapped up and ready to read. You get to select one to check out and read (no peeking)! When you are done reading, be sure to rate your date on the card provided. Feeling adventurous? Select another blind date and keep on reading.
We have dates for all ages! Kids go on a play date!
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 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.