Programs & Events
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Beck Bookman Library is closed until further notice.

WE CAN . . .

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Offer e-books, movies, audiobooks, magazines and more via:


  • NEXT library card accounts & Kansas State Library e-cards to access online resources, please call or email us.

  • Free wifi internet access from the parking lot!


  • Order or receive inter-library loans.

  • Accept donations of books, movies, magazines, etc.

  • Check out library materials.

  • Check in library materials:

All due dates have been extended to May 18, 2020.


Store library materials in a safe and dry place.

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for updates, tutorials and other helpful information.

Reliable resources to learn more about the The Novel Coronavirus "COVID-19"

All library programs and events have been postponed.

Free online resources for EVERYONE!
NEXT Search Catalog: Digital media at your fingertips with a library card.

  • Hoopla - Movies, Television, Music, Audiobooks, Books, & Comics

  • Flipster - Digital Magazines


State Library of Kansas -

Click HERE for list of free online resources from the Southwest Library System of Kansas:

  • Art Collections and Museums

  • Aquariums and Zoos

  • Coloring Pages and Books for Adults

  • Free College Courses Online

  • NASA

  • Publishers

  • Theater and Opera

  • National Parks and Gardens and Concerts

Goodwill Community Foundation, Goodwill Industries of Eastern North Carolina Inc.

Distance Learning Resources from ABDO, family of educational publishers:

Sebco Books:

  • We want to help bridge the school-home & library-home gap during this challenging time. We are offering 450 FREE ebooks with no obligation! These are newly released titles which support state curriculum. Offer good through 6/30/2020.

PW: keepreading | UN: sebco | ID#: 1

Eric Carle reads The Very Hungry Caterpillar:

NASA: entire media library publicly accessible and copyright free

Brightly, A Penguin Random House Company:

Educational Resources & Activities to Use While the Kids Are at Home:

Beck Bookman Library is
NOT accepting donations of books, dvds, or magazine at this time.
We will resume accepting items at a later date.
Shop at Cecil K's Hometown Market during the month of March to support the 2nd Annual
Brats Books and Bids at Beck Bookman Library:
Date: to be determined!
Lunch: Brats, chips, cookies, drink
Live Music : The Imposterz
Silent Auction / Food
Gaga Ball Pit!  / Face Painting
Balloon Twisting

Hours: Monday - Friday
9:30 am - 6:30 pm

Saturday: 9:30 am - 2:30 pm


Inclement Weather Policy:
Beck Bookman Library will follow
the schedule of USD 336.

Print - Copy - FAX - Scan
15¢ per page - 30¢ double sided
Color: 25¢ per page 50¢ double sided
30 sheets maximum

To Send: 50¢ per FAX
includes cover & confirmation page
To Receive: 15¢ per page


Free! Please ask staff for assistance.


It is the mission of Beck Bookman Library to provide access to a world of literature and learning through a variety of media.  The library seeks to serve a community of all ages and interests, creating a centralized resource center that meets the increasing need for information.

“Books. Cats. Life is good.”
T. S. Elliot

Beck Bookman Library
420 West 4th Street
Holton, Kansas 66436