• Visit the New Kids Center

    Visit the New Kids Center

    Games, Events, Storytime & Literacy for Children

  • Check Out the Latest Audio Books

    Check Out the Latest Audio Books

    Download free audiobooks & eBooks to your computers, tablets &  phones

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Sumner Public Library


Welcome to the Sumner Public Library. The library is your one stop source for all of your informational needs. We have a large selection of books, magazines, newspapers, and electronic resources available to be checked out by our library card holders. Here you will also find electronic resources, news, announcements, and a calendar of upcoming library events!


General Resources on Coronavirus:

Sumner Public Library's Coronavirus Statement:

The Sumner Public Library values the health and safety of our community. In response to the latest information from the Iowa Department of Public Health The Sumner Public Library will close today at 8PM and will remain closed until further notice.

  • All programs are cancelled until April 20.
  • Due dates on materials currently out will automatically be extended until the end of April
  • Fines will be waived for the rest of March and April
  • Staff will be available to take calls 12:30-5:00PM M-F.
  • Be sure to take advantage of online resources! If you need your library card number or instructions call the library (563) 578-3324
  • We are working on other creative ways to provide access to library services.

Information is changing rapidly. We will continually monitor, evaluate, and follow recommendations laid out by the state government. Please watch our website, and Facebook for changes.