eBook & Audio



Bridges is the eBook, audiobook, and streaming video consortium for Iowa public libraries.

Simply click on the above link, when prompted choose Laurens Public Library from the pull-down list, then enter your 5 digit library card number. (If your card has less than 5 numbers, just put a 0 in front of it!)

Local Digital Archive

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Visit our Digital Archives to read issues of the Laurens Sun newspaper 1885-2019, as well as our local history books: Laurens 100 and History of Pocahontas County.


“The Pioneer History of Pocahontas County, Iowa : from the time of its earliest settlement to the present time” by Flickinger is available online in 2 distinctly different formats. Here are the links:

archive.org  or  books.google