Fun Fact

Wind chill can cause problems during the winter. Wind chill is the combination of wind and temperature and is based on the rate of heat loss from exposed skin.

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Library Mobile App

Use the WDM Library’s mobile app to search titles, check your account and more!

Your West Des Moines Library Gone Mobile!

Search for books, DVDs, CDs and more. Place holds or renew items, view your Library Account, check out this week’s events, and connect with us on Facebook and Twitter. You can also connect to our e-content like eBooks and eAudiobooks.  All at your fingertips with WDM Library!

The app features a great new way to search our catalog, designed for mobile devices. No need to search by field, no need to enter full words. Just type the first couple of letters of words and see the search in action while you type. So for books on “Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis” simply type “ja ke on”.

 

To Get the App:

Go to your mobile phone’s Web browser and type in desmoines.boopsie.com to install WDM Library’s new mobile app.

OR

Go to your phone’s App Store (Droid or Apple) and search for WDM Library. Download the app.

To use the app’s My Account functions, you will need your WDM Library card number and your library account PIN.

If you need your PIN set or reset, please call 515-222-3400 and we will be happy to help you.