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A search of physical books found on Mary J Barnett Memorial Library Shelves.

Mary Barnett Memorial Library Destiny Discover

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SILO is a joint program of the State Library of Iowa and the Iowa State University Library.  SILO offers resource sharing services, including the Iowa Locator and SILO ILL to all types of libraries in Iowa.

If you are unable to find the book you are looking for try to find it at another State library?  In left sidebar of this page is a form you can fill out requesting a book from another library. 

Click Here to Search SILO



  Libby, by OverDrive

Borrow and read free ebooks, audiobooks, and magazines from your library using your phone or tablet. You can even send and read your borrowed ebooks to your Kindle ereader (U.S. only)! It’s free and easy to get started for new users and a streamlined experience for current OverDrive app users―all you need is a library card!  Learn more or download the app below.

   Steps to Login for the First Time

  1. Find your library - click - Mary J Barnett Memorial Library
  2.  Enter your library card number (seven digits total) Enter leading zeros
  3. YOU ARE ready to go.  Go to Account info and add in email address and other information
  4. Call Library if you have any trouble we are here to help. 
  • How many books can you borrow and place on hold at the same time?

Loan and hold limits are set by your library.

You can see your loan and hold limits on your library's OverDrive website and in the OverDrive app. Go to your Loans page (under books icon) and select See all account limits near the top.

  • How to change your default lending period?

In your library's digital collection, click or tap books icon, then select Settings.

You'll need to be signed into your library to get to this page.

Under "Lending periods," choose a default lending period for each format.

If you are reading on an older device or a Fire tablet, want to view our selection of streaming videos, or require the use of a screen reader, you can enjoy our digital collection using the classic OverDrive app. If using a computer, you may also choose to discover titles using our library catalog (add a link to your OPAC) or our digital collection website (add a link to your OverDrive site: https://***

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