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Recently Added Items

We have 4 double book spinners to give away.
Subject(s)
Buy Sell Trade
Library Name
Kingsley Public Library
Date
06/22/2016

4-sided metal rack with wheels - has been used here for DVD shelving. Make an offer - you pick up.
Subject(s)
Buy Sell Trade
Equipment
Library Name
SWALEDALE PUBLIC LIBRARY
Date
5/25/2016

3 benches available. Free--you must pick up! These measure 18" wide by 72" long and 14" tall.
Subject(s)
Buy Sell Trade
Equipment
Library Name
Clear Lake Public Library
Date
05/25/2016

This is a list of mostly local (midwest, with an Iowa focus) binderies that can bind self published items or repair old books.
Subject(s)
Preservation
Library Name
Iowa Library Services
Date
05/20/2016

For when the circulation system goes down, just make copies! If computers are still working, you can change the blank line to the corresponding dates so you don't have to write them in for every checkout.
Subject(s)
Circulation Services
Library Name
Indianola Public Library
Date
05/19/16