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Library Policies

Below are the current policies regarding use of the Hawarden Public Library.  If you have any questions, please direct them to the Library Director. Circulation Policy Collection Development Policy Confidentiality of Library Records Equipment Use Policy Freedom to Read and View Policy Inter Library Loan Policy Internet Policy Library Conduct Policy Safe Child Policy Meeting … Continue reading Library Policies

Library History

What do you know about your Hawarden library?  Do you know that it is open 48 hours per week?  The library currently does not charge anyone a fee for a card.  Years ago, rural residents were charged to use the library.  Did you know that the library has undergone three building projects?  The original Carnegie Library … Continue reading Library History


Open Positions Hawarden Public Library is seeking a Summer Reading Intern. We are looking for a Summer Reading Intern to assist with children’s programs at the Hawarden Public Library. Must be enthusiastic, outgoing, flexible and enjoy working with children (Pre-K – 6th grade). Will assist with the summer reading program, assist library staff and customers with … Continue reading Employment