Spring Book Sale:
Check out the selection of books,
audios, movies and tech gear!
Monday - Thursday April 21-24
Prices as marked
Friday April 25 “Pack a Sack” for
Saturday April 26 “Fill a Bag” for
Toddler Time with
Parents as Teachers:
Tuesday, April 22, 6:30 pm
Thursday, April 24, 10:30 am
Rhyme Time for Babies & Toddlers:
Thursdays, 10:30 am
May 8 –
Garden by Kate Morton
Book Club is for adults who love to
read! This is an informal and fun
gathering. New members are welcome. If
you are interested in joining,
contact the library for more information,
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the many resources available from
the State Library of Kansas:
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find info about their favorite books, series
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Public Library is a member of NExpress, a
regional shared catalog service of the
Northeast Kansas Library System.
Beck-Bookman Library is one of 35 libraries
participating in the shared catalog.
Conntect to NExpress:
use the NExpress shortcuts on the library
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Library patrons are able to use
their current library cards with
card must be presented in order
to check out materials.
It is not
necessary for patrons to use the
online catalog in order to
access library materials.
Library staff will happily
request materials for patron
How to use the online catalog:
Connect to the library
Click on the
link or go to
2. To log in, enter the 7
digits from the back of your
library card beginning with
100…. for example 1002251. Your
initial password is your last
name in lower case letters.
3. You will be taken to your
Account, where you can see all
of the items you have checked
out and on hold.
4. To search, enter a search
term, click Go, then click on a
title in the search results for
5. To place a hold, simply
click Place Hold then click
Place Hold again to confirm.
6. You will be notified by
e-mail or telephone when your
item arrives at the library.
7. In your account you may
change your password, place
holds on items, change messaging
options, renew items, make
purchase suggestions and create
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Friday: 10 am - 6:30 pm
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