711 4th Street
Wellman, Iowa 52356
The true University of these days is a collection of books.
Thomas Carlyle (1795-1881)
Assistant Library Director, Fran Rogers, Retired:
Follow the link below to read a bit about Fran's history within the Iowa public library world (written in 2002...pdf created 4/18/07). She will be missed!
Fran the library builder
Assistant Library Director Job Opening:
This position has been filled.
Services and materials available include:
DVD's and Player
books on tape
large print (our own as well as an ever changing selection from Decorah)
books (of course!)
a variety of computer software (and CD-ROMS for use at the library)
internet access (with free outgoing e-mail)
the FirstSearch databases
The Scoop - Children's Book Reviews and Much More!
Library Resources on the Internet
WebCATS: Library Catalogues on the World Wide Web
State Library of Iowa
Guide to Christian Literature on the Internet. This is the place to find the documents you need from G.K. Chesterson 's Orthodoxy to the Bible in various languages. It's a non-denominational source.
Reference Tools Online--including Webster's Dictionary, Glossary of Microbiology, American Sign Language Dictionary, The Elements of Style by William Strunk, Jr., Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, Roget's Thesaurus, Acronym Dictionary, and the Periodic Table of Elements.
Internet Public Library Ready Reference Collection
The Virtual Reference Desk - a diverse reference collection from the Libraries of Purdue University. The only disappointment was that theOxford English Dictionary may be used only by subscribers . Everything else I sampled, however, was available.
American History Hotlist
Rand Genealogy Club
The Butterfly Website
OCESD's Guide to Agricultural Web Sites (Univ. of Oklahoma)
Small farm resource
State of Iowa Home Page
Iowa Road Conditions
Iowa City Internet Directory
Washington County Home Page
Washington County Sheriff / Public Safety
Contact us by e-mail at Scofield@netins.net