The Fort Dodge Public Library has several online services that are available to our patrons 24 hours a day. Contact The Fort Dodge Public Library Reference Desk in person, at 515-573-8167 x224, or by email with any questions.
**NEWEST ONLINE SERVICES**
Niche Academy offers video tutorials on select library online services as well as Facebook, Twitter and Good Reads!
Learn how to:
Use Bridges by OverDrive to check out eBooks and eAudiobooks
Check out digital magazine on Zinio
Utilize OneClickdigital for even more eAudiobooks
Use Book Browse for reading recommendations
Explore your family history with Ancestry.com: Library Edition
Sign up and use Twitter & Facebook
is a movie-streaming service that brings engaging stories to movie lovers around the world with unlimited access to thousands of award-winning shorts, classic cartoons, PBS movies, and more. Make an account using by clicking "Create An Account" at the top right of the page. Use your library card number & email address to create an account, type in all the numbers, no spaces or letters if applicable.
If you have already made an account to sign in to Zinio or Comics Plus, you will use the same email and password to sign in to IndieFlix
Comics Plus: Library Edition
brings unlimited access to thousands of digital graphic novels and comics to library patrons on any Web-connected device.Make an account using by clicking "Create An Account" at the top right of the page. Use your library card number & email address to create an account, type in all the numbers, no spaces or letters if applicable.
If you have already made an account to sign in to Zinio or IndieFlix, you will use the same email and password to sign in to Comics Plus.
Ancestry.com: Library Edition
This service can be accessed by using one of the 18 public computers in the library or our wireless network on your laptop.
This service it not currently available for use from home.
Great for genealogy research
Digital magazine checkouts
Bridges (formally NEIBORS) is an online library of eBooks and audiobooks.
OneClickdigital is a online library of audiobooks
available to check out and download.
Book Browse has book recommendations, read-a-likes,
reviews and many other great features.
Library Elf is a personal reminder service for library users.
Avoid overdues with email alerts.
Read the latest books in your email with our Online Book Clubs.
Receive daily book excerpts in your email!
All Iowa Reads selection for 2016 is "Lila" by Marilynne Robinson.
All Iowa Reads was established in 2003 to foster a sense of
unity in Iowans through reading.