Ames Free Library

"Where the Community Connects"

LIBRARY OPEN FOR HOLDS PICKUP, QUICK BROWSING, AND COMPUTER USE!

Current hours: Monday - Wednesday & Friday - Saturday, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.; Thursday 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.

  • Visits are limited to a maximum of 45 minutes per person.
  • Total occupancy in the building is limited to 10 visitors at any given time, so short waits outside may be necessary.
  • Please go here for more information on what services are currently available.
  • Email us at info@amesfreelibrary.org, or call 508-238-2000.
  • Check out our list of online programs here!

Your Neighbors Recommend...Nonfiction Edition! March 2021

Ever been curious what your neighbors are reading or watching? Here are just some of their suggestions! As we receive more recommendations, we'll post them here on the AFL Blog.

If you would like to suggest something you've loved to your neighbors, fill out our Your Neighbors Recommend form!

Smoke Gets in Your Eyes

by Caitlin Doughty

"Yes, the location is morbid and bizarre. But what a voice! Sassy and honest and thoughtful and thought-provoking."

Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind

by Yuval Noah Harari

"Fascinating! History and science of how we evolved from 70,000 years ago to the homo sapiens of today. Spoiler alert: We're all still Neanderthals!"

Dreamland

by Sam Quinones

"A heartbreaking, terrifying history, of the opiate epidemic in the U.S."

Blog Category: 

Add new comment

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.
CAPTCHA
This question is for testing whether or not you are a human visitor and to prevent automated spam submissions.