Wilbur Aalfs (Main) Library
529 Pierce Street
712-255-2933
Monday – Wednesday 9am – 8pm
Thursday – Saturday 9am – 5pm
Sunday (Sept. thru May) 1pm – 5pm

Morningside Branch Library
4005 Morningside Avenue
712-255-2924
Monday – Thursday 10am – 6pm
Friday – Saturday 10am – 5pm

Perry Creek Branch Library
(Lower B, Plaza Professional Center)
2912 Hamilton Boulevard
712-255-2926
Monday – Friday 10:30am – 5:30pm

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Check out our new website!

Welcome to the Sioux City Public Library’s new website! With a redefined design and faster page load time, you have better access to the Library’s unique resources. You’ll find an improved Library catalog interface with more powerful search capabilities and an enhanced way to browse the newest additions to the Library’s collections. Take a moment to explore and enjoy these new features!

Bridges: Iowa’s eLibrary

Our OverDrive eBook and eAudiobook site has a new look. We are pleased to announce Bridges: Iowa’s eLibrary. This new statewide consortium gives you access to even more downloadable titles! If you’ve not yet checked out an eBook or eAudiobook, there’s no better time to give one a try. Just go to our eResources page and click on OverDrive. For assistance, contact a Library Techie at 712-255-2933 ext. 221 or questions@siouxcitylibrary.org. Happy downloading!

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“Check It Out” radio series

“Check It Out,” a series featuring book recommendations from Sioux City Public Library staff, airs Tuesdays at 7:42am and 5:18pm on KWIT-KOJI: FM90. Each segment spotlights a staff favorite from our collection. (more)

Summer Reading

Summer Reading

The Sioux City Public Library is headquarters for heroes of all shapes and sizes during Summer Reading 2015, running June 1 through July 31 at all Library locations. (more)

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Adult Summer Reading

Summer is here and that means its time for livin’ easy and summer reads. Between June 1st and August 15th, let us know what you are reading by sharing in 5 words or less what you liked (or didn’t like) about your summer read. (more)

NoveList

NoveList

Book discovery is easier than ever using NoveList in the Library catalog. Whether you’re looking for the next book in a series, for a read-alike recommendation, or for professional reviews, NoveList offers the tools necessary to find your next great read! This feature is located below the holdings information for select fiction and nonfiction titles in the Library catalog.


Summer Reading

Last Day of Summer Reading

Friday, July 31 • All Library Locations
Make sure to pick up your summer reading prizes on or before July 31!

Open Book Club

Open Book Club

Monday, August 3 • Perry Creek Branch Library • 10-11am
Join us the first Monday of each month for lively discussion with fellow reading enthusiasts! August’s title is Some Luck by Jane Smiley.(more)

Open Book Club

Open Book Club

Monday, August 3 • Morningside Branch Library • 5-6pm
Join us the first Monday of each month for lively discussion with fellow reading enthusiasts! August’s title is Some Luck by Jane Smiley.(more)

Library Storytime

Library Storytime

Tuesday, August 4 • Perry Creek Branch Library • 11am
Library Storytime is a unique place for young children and their caring adults to explore the world together. Curious young minds experience the magic that stories offer while developing the early literacy skills needed to be ready to read.

Library Storytime

Library Storytime

Wednesday, August 5 • Morningside Branch Library • 10:30am
Library Storytime is a unique place for young children and their caring adults to explore the world together. Curious young minds experience the magic that stories offer while developing the early literacy skills needed to be ready to read.

Library Storytime

Library Storytime

Tuesday, August 11 • Perry Creek Branch Library • 11am
Library Storytime is a unique place for young children and their caring adults to explore the world together. Curious young minds experience the magic that stories offer while developing the early literacy skills needed to be ready to read.

Library Storytime

Library Storytime

Wednesday, August 12 • Morningside Branch Library • 10:30am
Library Storytime is a unique place for young children and their caring adults to explore the world together. Curious young minds experience the magic that stories offer while developing the early literacy skills needed to be ready to read.

Library Storytime

Library Storytime

Tuesday, August 18 • Perry Creek Branch Library • 11am
Library Storytime is a unique place for young children and their caring adults to explore the world together. Curious young minds experience the magic that stories offer while developing the early literacy skills needed to be ready to read.

Library Storytime

Library Storytime

Wednesday, August 19 • Morningside Branch Library • 10:30am
Library Storytime is a unique place for young children and their caring adults to explore the world together. Curious young minds experience the magic that stories offer while developing the early literacy skills needed to be ready to read.


Library Storytime

Library Storytime

The goal of Library Storytime is to instill a love of books and reading in the very young. Curious young minds experience the magic that stories offer while developing social skills, building vocabulary, and learning to match spoken sounds with written words. Please join us! (more)

Summer Reading

Summer Reading

The Sioux City Public Library is headquarters for heroes of all shapes and sizes during Summer Reading 2015, running June 1 through July 31 at all Library locations. (more)

Reading Lists

Reading Lists for Kids & Teens

Not sure what to read? Check out our reading lists of age-appropriate books by grade and subject. (more)