Library Services During Closure

The Council Bluffs Public Library is closed in the interest of our patrons’ health & well-being. During that time we want to offer our patrons the ability to still access materials.  

Digital Library Cards

For Iowa residents who do not yet have a library card with the Council Bluffs Public Library, Digital Library Cards will be available.  If you already have a library card with the Council Bluffs Public Library, you already have access to all of our digital resources.  Digital Cards will be issued for 60 days. Please fill out the Digital Library Card form below to start the process. If you have any questions, call the 712-323-7557 Monday – Friday between the hours of 10:00 am and 4:00 pm.

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Digital Library Card

Please fill out this for to obtain access to our digital resources while the library is closed. Digital library cards will be issued to Iowa residents and will expire in 60 days from the date issued.
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