Personal tools

You are here: Home



Monday 9:00-1:00
Tuesday 3:00-7:00
Wednesday 9:00-1:00
Thursday 3:00-7:00
Friday 9:00-1:00
Saturday 9:00-1:00
Sunday closed




Downloadable audiobooks are now available!  Click here to get started!  




New Learning Express image

LearningExpress LibraryTM 

LearningExpress Library features nearly 1,000 online tutorials, practice tests, and eBooks to help patrons of all ages.

It offers job search and workplace skills improvement, skill building in reading, writing, math, and basic science, career certification and licensure exam prep, college and grad school entrance test prep, GED® test prep, and more.


Gale offers 24/7 access to everyday research, car repair, health information, small business resources, K–12 homework help, readers’ advisory, gardening, history, home improvement, and more.


power   iowa   chilton


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.


Transparent Language Online provides a fun, effective, and engaging experience for learners of all levels looking to build their listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills in a foreign language.  Combining robust courses, supplemental vocabulary, extensive grammar resources, and mobile apps, Transparent Language Online is the most complete language-learning system. With over 100 languages to choose from, including English for speakers of over 26 languages, there is something for every learner. Best of all, with enhanced support for Android ™ tablets and iPads, learners can enjoy the freedom to learn at home, in the library, or on the go.

« June 2019 »
Upcoming Events
Kid's STEM Creation Stations - Come & Go at the Alta Community Library Jun 01, 2019 - Aug 17, 2019 — Alta Community Library
Come & Go Coffee For Adults - Saturdays Jun 01, 2019 - Aug 31, 2019 — Alta Library
"Make A Splash" at Alta Pool Jun 04, 2019 - Jul 30, 2019 — Alta Community Library
Monthly Movie Day at the Alta Community Library - Thursdays Jun 06, 2019 - Aug 15, 2019 — library
Toddle Time at Alta Community Library Jun 07, 2019 - Aug 30, 2019 — Alta Community Library
Previous events…
Upcoming events…
This resource is supported by the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act as administered by State Library of Iowa.