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"Libraries will get you through times of no money better than money will get you through times of no libraries." ~Anne Herbert

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Karen, accountant

I needed a place without kids, dogs and husbands to study for my CPA exams. The study rooms were perfect! And if I wanted to be around people and still have relative quiet, I could enjoy some coffee at the cafe or sit by the lake. Without the library, dedicated study time would have been difficult for me. 

 

Homebound Delivery

Love to read?  Having trouble getting to the library for health reasons?  The West Des Moines Public Library has a service that can help!

Volunteers are available to deliver library materials to West Des Moines residents who have difficulty getting to the library themselves.  If you, or someone you know, is interested in this service, please call the West Des Moines Library at 515-222-3404 for more information.

If you live in a West Des Moines elder care facility, you may want to know about our Elder Care Facility Outreach Program where we house a small, rotating collection at local care facilities.