It’s Here! Summer Reading Schedule

  2018 Summer Reading Events June 1, Friday, 3pm: Kick-Off Party. Join us as we discuss upcoming summer reading activities. We will have treats and door prizes, along with examples of some of our crafts. June 2, Saturday, 10am: LEGO Club. Complete a challenge from our archives or create your own structures using our collection […]

Total Boox

Available exclusively for mobile devices, Total Boox is a service provided by the State Library of Kansas. It give users the ability to download free ebooks. It take moments to set up and you can load as many books as you like to your Kindle Fire, Android, or Apple device. To use this great service, […]

Weather Closings

While it is extremely important to us that we provide great customer service, sometimes the weather will not cooperate. If the weather becomes problematic, please call to check that we are open. For your safety, and the safety of our staff, we may close early or not open for the day. On the other hand, […]

HOOPLA updates

Are you using HOOPLA? It is a service, accessible by using your library card. that lends movies, ebooks, music downloads and more. Recently, they added the ebook portion of this experience, along with DC comic books. To download two free items per month, go to hoopladigital.com. Set up an account by choosing the Nortonville Public […]

eBooks and Audiobooks

Use a Kansas library card number, available from your local library, to download free ebooks and audiobooks from the Kansas State Library. Simply go to www.kslc.org and choose from OneClickdigital Audiobooks, Freading ebooks, Tumblebooks ebooks for children or 3M Cloud Library ebooks. These resources are free to any Kansas resident. For more information, contact your […]

Kansas State Library Resources

The Kansas State Library offers numerous databases and online resources for residents of Kansas, all available for free, at www.kslc.org. A Kansas library card number, from your local library, is required to access them from your personal computer.  The current list includes: Academic Search Premier Agricola Applied Science & Technology Abstracts Art Abstracts Art Full […]

Thriving in Tough Times

The State Library of Kansas has compiled several helpful internet tools for employment, finances, housing, health families and seniors. These resources are available at http://thrivingintoughtimes.wordpress.com. This virtual library will help you with everything from rental property disputes to locating a good childcare facility.

Preschool Storytime

Each week, when school is in session, we will host a preschool storytime for our youngest library users on Thursdays at 10:30. Each session will last about 30-45 minutes and feature stories, games, songs and lots of fun. Be sure to join us and share this special time with your little ones.

Book Review: Creep by Jennifer Hillier

Jennifer Hillier makes her fiction debut with Creep, a thriller sure to keep you on the edge of your seat. Dr. Sheila Tao, professor of psychology, doesn’t know what she is in for when she ends a months long affair with her teaching assistant, Ethan Wolfe. Newly engaged to an investment banker, Sheila’s conscience steers […]

Book Review: Trapped by Michael Northrop

Reviewed by Marjorie Belveal for Young Adults Scotty, a fifteen year old sophomore has two thing on his mind, Krista and basketball, and attends high school in the middle of nowhere. As the snow starts falling in the morning, students wait for school to be cancelled. This does not happen and by the time school […]