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Support the Library

There are many ways you can support the Mitchellville Public Library and be a part of making it the best it can be. If you have questions about any of the following options, please call.

Memorials and Honorarium

Remember a loved one or honor someone special in your life by adding an item to the library collection in their name or providing a monetary donation that the library will use to purchase materials in their name.

Transparent Language Online

Online Language Learning Resource used by the US Military to teach languages quickly! Offered to you FREE from the State Library of Iowa!

Gale Pages

Gale Database Research Links

Click here to see all of the many different database and research options available to you through the State Library of Iowa and the Mitchellville Public Library! View recent issues of magazines (Both the fun and the informative kinds) or look up deeper information about a topic than your Google search could give you. 

In-Library = you'll be automatically logged in. At home = Use your library card number when it asks for a barcode!

CREDO Reference

Credo is an easy-to-use tool for research, homework, and other reference needs. Gather background information on your topic from over one thousand full-text encyclopedias and subject handbooks, as well as 500,000+ images and audio files and over 1,000 videos.

Learning Express 3

User name: Mitchellville          Password: library

Use this site to take all sorts of practice tests and prepare for exams, whether work or school related! Teach yourself higher level math or work on your medical terms! This site also allows access to CDL practice exams.


Free Practice Driving Tests for regular and commercial drivers


Books and Authors

A perfect database for looking up Books and Authors similar to your favorites! Great for finding your next book or for writing a research paper!

Chilton Library

Ever wonder if you could just fix your car yourself? Look up how to in here! If anything, check out how long common problems take to repair and know if you're being charged the correct amount of labor from the shop!