Use the Library from Home

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The Bettendorf Public Library gives you access to a world of information from home!  With your Bettendorf Public Library card, you can use the Library from anywhere you have an internet connection, at any time.

  • Digital Books, Audiobooks and Magazines: The Bettendorf Public Library offers digital books, audiobooks and magazines that you can download in the comfort of your own home, and take with you on the go!
  • Do Research Online: It's late and you just remembered your term paper is due tomorrow.  Or perhaps you're trying to track down the names of human resources managers for your job search.  Maybe you just have a nagging trivia question that needs an encyclopedia?  All of these resources and more are available here.
  • Online Tutoring: Online tutors are waiting from 4:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. to help with math, science, English and Social Studies.  You can also get help with building a resume, studying for a Citizenship test or the Ged, or get a document reviewed by a live English tutor.
  • Learn A Foreign Language:  Use your Bettendorf Library card to set up your account and you can learn over 80 languages from the comfort of your own home.
  • Find Career and Job Hunting Info: Services that will help you update your resume, research companies, and hone your skills for employment exams.
  • Find a Good Book: Get book recommendations from staff, bestseller titles, information on book discussion groups and samples of books weekly to your email
  • Library Catalog: Search for library materials, place items on hold, check your account and more