Ames Free Library

"Where the Community Connects"

Ames Free Library will be closed on Saturday, January 29 due to inclement weather. We will reopen on Monday, January 31, for our normal hours (10 a.m. - 8 p.m.).

Library of Things - Things to Take Home



Nintendo Switch & Switch games

T-Mobile Hotspot (9) ROKU 3 (3)
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Portable CD Player Canbor Virtual Reality Headset Akai Bluetooth Karaoke Machine & CDs
Dell Micro-Portable 2200MP Projector  Acer Chromebook C720 (2)

Kindle Fire HD 8" and 7"

Books are pre-loaded - ask us about purchasing other titles!


Teen Kindle (2) and Kindle Keyboard (2)

Books are pre-loaded - ask us about purchasing other titles!

SONY HDR-CX330 HandyCam

Kill-A-Watt EZ (4)

(Electricity Usage Monitor)





Digital Video Converter Kit - Includes cords and DVD/VCR player

Access instructions here.

Digital Video Converter - Includes cords ONLY

Access instructions here.

Clip-On Reading Light 
USB Cassette Converter USB 2.0 Floppy Disk Drive  Video Conference Light

Single Pointed Knitting Needles

US 6, 8, & 10

Escali Primo Digital Scale Lace Blocking Wires 34.5"/88.00mm
Fixed Circular Needles

US 6 (4.00 mm, 40 cm & 60 cm)

US 8 (5.00 mm, 40 cm & 60 cm)

US 10 (6.00 mm, 40 cm & 60 cm)

Orion Starblast 4.5" Telescope Large Ceremonial Scissors