Whether this is your first visit or you're an old friend, we hope to make you welcome. The library has a variety of materials and services, many you may not know are available.
Services include: easy reading & picture books for pre-readers, chapter books for K-5 readers, reference materials, pleasure reading for all ages, magazines, books on CD, large print books, story hour, adult programs, inter-library loan, holiday programs, summer library program for kids, book by mail, open access, home deliver, videos, and internet access.
Becoming a Borrower: if you are a resident of Everly or rural Clay County, or have a valid card from another Iowa Library, you may become a registered borrower after presenting appropriate identification with a current address. There is no fee for this service.
State of Iowa Libraries Online (SILO) Member: Everly Public Library is a member of the Northwest Regional Library system; and thus, we are connected via the internet to all Iowa libraries participating in the SILO project. These lenders include over 600 participating public, school, and university libraries.
Gifts to the Library: donations may be given as gifts or memorials. All gifts will be acknowledged with nameplates and bookplates.
The Everly Public Library is governed by a 5 member board. The board is responsible for the supervision of the library, its budget, creating long range goals, and formulating rules and regulations. Board meetings are held the 2nd Monday of every month in the Library.