Do Research

This is a great place to start your search for information. Search engines are a fine place to start a search of the Internet, but often the results are unsatisfactory. Besides, the Internet isn’t the only place to find information.

Our library has gathered together some great resources for you to use to find the information you need:

LearningExpress Library
Free e-books
Audio books
Gale – Gale’s research resources include unique online databases, library primary sources, newspaper digital archives, eBooks, courses and large print books
Iowa Locator – Books, CDs, & DVDS at other libraries
WorldCat –  Books, CDs, & DVDS at other libraries
Iowa Publications Online – State Library of Iowa
Iowa Data Center – State Statistics
Iowa Center for the Book
Iowa Heritage Digital Collections
Dickinson County Newspaper Archives – Local Newspaper Archives, 1870-2013, No Password/Less Filters