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The Hastings Public Library Bookmobile provides outreach services to the Hastings and Adams County community.  Scheduled stops include schools, daycares, retirement communities and various neighborhoods.  The bookmobile has various items for check out including books, audiobooks, DVDs, etc.

We are dedicated to providing access to information, literature, and ideas to all ages and members of the community.

Things to Know

  • Items may be returned to either the bookmobile or the main library, regardless of where they were checked out

  • Most items check out for 4 weeks; DVDs checkout for 2 weeks

  • Requests may be picked up on the bookmobile at any stop

  • Library card applications and replacements are available on board

  • Notification of bookmobile route cancellations will be available on Facebook

Requests for a Stop or Event

The bookmobile schedule is published in January, May, and August. Stops will be added up to the month of publication. Any Bookmobile Stop Application submitted after the deadline will be evaluated for the following publication period. The bookmobile is also available to attend community events, festivals, and parades.

If you would like to request a stop or if there is an event you wish the bookmobile to be present for, please fill out the Bookmobile Stop Application and return it completed to the library. Applications can be returned in person or by mail. (See address below.)

E3 Service

E3 stands for Excite–Explore–Excel.

The E3 Service objective is to provide a variety of books to preschool classrooms and daycares that will Excite kids about reading by expanding their current interests and creating new ones; to encourage them to Explore their world and the worlds that stories can take them to; and to help them Excel in their education now and in the years to come. Each tote is catered to the age and curriculum of the class and packed with an assortment of easy readers, picture books, non-fiction, and book/CD kits.

To apply, complete the E3 Service Application and return it to the library in person or by mail:

Hastings Public Library
Attn: Bookmobile
314 N Denver Ave
Hastings NE 68901

Contact Us

If you have questions, please contact Taylor Crawford, Bookmobile Library Assistant, at (402) 461-2346