The Knoxville Public Library will close for four weeks, beginning March 16 at 12 p.m.

The library is following recommendations from Governor Kim Reynolds and public health officials concerning COVID-19. Due dates will be extended, and no overdue fines will accrue for checked-out items.

All free online resources are available 24/7 on their website at These include Freegal (downloadable music), Kanopy (move streaming), Brainfuse (homework and school resources) and Bridges (ebooks and audiobooks).

For more information, call the library at 641-828-0585, call 211 or visit the Center for Disease Control website ( or the Iowa Department of Public Health (

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