Personal tools

Personal tools

Welcome to the Donnellson Library

Rainbow and the library

Our Wi-fi now requires a password!  Stop in to update your card and receive the current password. 
Please note:  WIFI is disabled between 12:00 midnight and 6:00 a.m.
Book Club meets the 3rd Monday of every month from 7 - 8:30 pm.  
Our Friends of the Library meet the 2nd Tuesday of each month at 6:30.  
Writer's Bloc meets the 3rd Wednesday of every month from 1 - 3 pm. 
Ask a librarian about any of these programs.  

411 Main St., Donnellson, IA      319/835-5545

Hours are Monday - Friday, 11:30 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Saturday: 10:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Visit our online catalog anytime, day or night:

 Search for books in other Iowa Libraries using this link:

Downloadable Audio and E-books are here: 

Through Bridges

Proenneke Museum:

 photo of Richard with an ax    Proenneke Cabin reconstruction       Richard and Raymond

The Proenneke museum interior. 

For a link to our Proenneke website, click here!


Friends of the Library:

The three ladies

Friends of the Library meet the second Tuesday of each month, 6:30 p.m. in the library's new activity room.  Friends of Donnellson Public Library benefits our operations, by providing funds for things we can't afford in our budget!

Join Friends of Donnellson Library!  

Fee is only $10.00/yr. for an individual, $25 for a family, or $100 for a lifetime membership.

Searchable databases from Gale: 

 galepages iowa

This is a wonderful resource with many options for a variety of ages.  In Gale Pages Iowa one can find links to:

Academic One - great resources for college or high school students  Health Reference Center - helps one learn about diagnosis or treatment options

Info Trac - newspaper and news wire content

Kids InfoBits - helps elementary aged students find age appropriate information for their research projects

General One - contains searchable collection of academic journals, books, magazines, and newspapers for general interest research

AND SO MANY MORE!   (ex: home improvement, culinary arts, criminal justice, educator's reference, business, etc.)


This database is full of vehicle maintenance and repair information

Books and authors


Preschool Story Hour:

Every Wednesday 10:00-11:00 a.m.  Parents or guardians should attend with the child.

kids at story hour
Meet new friends, read some books, sing a song, make a simple craft project.

Ask our helpful staff!   

If you need help with these links or anything, just ask and we will do what we can to help.

Your Helpful Library Staff

Sara Pedrick, Brenda Knox, Gayle Austin and Marty Miller.

(Assistant Sunny Robbins is not shown it this picture.)





This resource is supported by the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act as administered by State Library of Iowa.