Loving Libraries Thursday

This #lovinglibrariesThursday we’re reminding you that you have less than two weeks to complete the census. Your response helps determine billions in funding for your local community and state helping fund everything from schools, to roads, to emergency services. Go now to 2020Census.gov. or Call 844-330-2020 #IowaCounts [Read More]

Book Bundles

Fill out the form below, and a library staff member will hand-select five books catered to your interests. We’ll get them ready for you and prepare a curbside pickup bag. Library staff will notify you when your items are ready for pickup. Learn more about curbside pickup here. We will  be limiting Book Bundles to … [Read More]

Update Status for Decorah Public Library

09-15-2020 Decorah Public Library staff report that interior renovations are about to begin after some initial delays due to Covid-19-related manufacturing shutdowns and busy contractor schedules. The project, which was initially slated to run August-October, is now scheduled for late September- December. This particular project has been in the works since 2017, and follows on … [Read More]

Curbside Pickup Starting June 1st!

The Decorah Public Library will begin offering curbside materials pickup on Monday June 1. Library books, books on CD, and DVDs will be available for curbside pickup from 10 a.m.- 4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday. Beginning June 8, interlibrary loan services will also resume, so items not owned by Decorah Public Library may be borrowed from other … [Read More]


The Decorah Public Library will continue to be closed to the public but will open exterior book drops and begin accepting returned library materials on Monday May 18. The move is part of a phased expansion of services unanimously approved by the Library Board of Trustees at their Monday May 11 meeting. Library staff request … [Read More]