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On your computer go to  In the upper right corner, enter your account number and phone number.  After entering this information, click on the "my account" button in the upper right corner.

There you will have the options of Account Info, Notifications, Items Out/Renewals, Reserves/Requests, Bookmarks.

Account Info: Gives you the opportunity to update or change your address, phone numbers and email.

Notifications: allows you to choose how we notify you, whether by email, text or phone call.

Items Out/Renewals:  allows you to see what items are checked out on your card and if they are able to be renewed.

Reserves/Requests:  allows you to place a reserve on a book that our library owns.  There is also a form either requesting us to borrow it from another library or to purchase for our library.

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Best-selling and classic titles available anytime, anywhere

 Media Contact: Becky Burke at 827-1533 or

 (JESUP) – Jesup Public Library is now participating in BRIDGES: Iowa’s eLibrary, offering eBooks and audiobooks available to download for free anytime, anywhere. Library card holders can check out and download digital media by visiting  Bridges takes up where NEIBORS left off.  If you were using NEIBORS, your information has been transferred and you’ll be very familiar with how things work.

 Jesup Public Library members have access to more than 16,500 eBooks and 7,500 audiobooks. Many titles offer multiple copies for checkout, and users can request to be emailed or automatically check out items when they become available. Digital content is borrowed for a set period of time and titles automatically expire at the end of the lending period- there are no late fees!

 Users can browse the library’s website, check out with a valid library card, and access borrowed titles via PC, Mac, and mobile devices with free desktop and mobile apps.

 This service is powered by OverDrive, which supports all major computers and devices and is free for patrons with their library card. To get started downloading audiobooks & eBooks, visit