Mason City Public Library District

Welcome to the Library


Library hours as of Jan 1 2022. 

Monday through Friday:
8 am - 5 pm: no appointment necessary. 
Masks are strongly encouraged and hands must be sanitized upon entering the library.
By appointment only. Call to reserve a time (between 10-12) by Friday at noon.

Summer Hours beginning June 6th
Tuesday-Friday:  10-5
Saturday: by appointment. Call to reserve a time (between 10-12) by noon Friday.

The opening of the library as well as the time open will be re-evaluated on a continuing basis during and after the pandemic.  Again, we regret any inconvenience this may cause, but the health safety of everyone is the priority.  Thank you for your continued support and co-operation in our endeavor to keep everyone safe.
Library Board of Trustees

Your library resources available anytime, anywhere:

Search the online card catalog:

Card Catalog

Your Account

 Downloadable audiobooks, ebooks, music and videos: (used to go by the name Library on the Go)

Link to Rolling Prairie Digital Consortium

Downloadable Audiobooks & eBooks

Rolling Prairie Digital Consortium   help page for devices

3M help page for devices

Resources - Work and research from the office or from home, anytime:

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FirstSearch is an online service that gives users access to a rich collection of reference databases.  (Please contact your local library for login information.)