Welcome to Cresco Public Library!
January is National Mentoring Month! Check out the special display put up by Helping Services of Northeast Iowa and Cresco Public Library! MY Club is Howard County's community-based mentoring program for youth ages 5-16. Read all about how you could become a mentor to a child or teenage in Howard County
To request an application, go online to: www.helpingservices.org/mentoring or call Colinne or Kathy at 563-387-1720. Also, check out the books on our display that feature inspirational leaders and role models!
Children's Story Hour resumes Wednesday, Feb. 1 at 10 a.m.
BRIDGES Website is Revamped
Check out the new look of our eLibrary, BRIDGES at:
At the top of the screen, you’ll still see the SIGN-IN button, but now four tabs:
SUBJECTS, COLLECTIONS, KIDS, and TEENS. The pull-down arrow next to COLLECTIONS displays choices like:
New eBooks / New AudioBooks / New Videos
Try Something Different
Other enhancements include:
Availability banners displayed on the book covers
Actions like “Borrow” or “Place a Hold” displayed on the book covers
Improvement for placing and receiving titles on HOLD
“Return Book Early” more evidently displayed
There’s a short video clip worth watching on OverDrive’s website “What’s the new OverDrive and what features does it have?".