Services that we offer:

• Computer Access

We have 4 desk top and 3 lap top computers for patrons to use. Computer use is first come, first serve. A patron in good standing is entitled to one 30 minute computer session per day. If no one is waiting, patrons may use the computer for more time. Reservations for computers may be made.

• Faxing

Faxing is available for a fee of $1.00 for the first page and $0.50 for each additional page to send faxes. To receive faxes the charge is $0.50 per page. The library accepts cash or check.

• Homebound and Assisted Living Deliveries

Homebound and Assisted Living deliveries are usually made once a week. If you are unable to get to the library due to a health condition we can help by setting up a home delivery. We frequently visit the Assisted Living in Carlisle as well. To set up delivery please contact the library.

• Interlibrary Loan

In situations where the Carlisle Public Library does not have a book that you are looking for we may be able to obtain the book from another library in Iowa. Once requested the book is transferred to our library.

• Little Free Library

There are currently two Little Free Libraries maintained by the library in Carlisle, Iowa. They are located at Carlisle Aquatic Center & Summerset Trail Head near Bike Repair Station. For more information please contact the library.

• Notary

The library has two public notaries. Please contact the library to set up an appointment with a librarian.

• Passes

Iowa Libraries provide free passes to area attractions by using a valid adult Library card and a valid photo ID. Any adult library patron may borrow a pass to enjoy an educational day of family fun. Click here for more info!

• Printing/Copier

The printer/copier is available to the public. The cost to copy/print is $0.25 per page black and white and $0.50 a page for color. Double sided printing is counted per side. We do not offer wireless printing.

• Public Wifi

Public Wifi is available. Look for Carlisle_Library on your device. There is no password to log on. The Wifi is not a secure network.

• Scanning

Scanning is available at no costs to patrons.

• Test Proctoring

Test proctoring is available at no cost. Please contact the library to set up an appointment.