Internet stations

Marshalltown Public Library offers 22 free Internet stations, available on a first-come first-served basis. There are thirteen internet stations in the Reference area and eight in the Youth department that may be used for up to 75 minutes per day with your library card. One 15-minute, guest access computers are available in Reference for those who don’t have library cards.

Word Processing

Two stations are available with Microsoft Office for word processing and desktop publishing. These computers are available on a first-come first-served basis.

Wireless Printing

Now you can print from anywhere to the library’s printers. Visit our Print From Anywhere page to learn more. Retrieve your print jobs from the print release computer behind the library’s Information Desk.


iPads are available for checkout at the Youth Services desk. Please ask for more information at the Youth Desk.

One-on-one help with technology at the library

Get one-on-one help with your device from a library staff member.  Regular appointments for help with personal devices are available every other Tuesday from 3:00 – 6:00pm. Call the Information Desk at 641-754-5738 ext. 4 to sign up for an appointment. Note: masks are required for these appointments.

For help setting up Bridges or an eReader, request an appointment by calling the library’s Check-Out Desk at 641-754-5738 ext. 2. Several staff members are available to help.