Ames Free Library

"Where the Community Connects"

LIBRARY OPEN FOR HOLDS PICKUP, QUICK BROWSING, AND COMPUTER USE!

Current hours: Monday - Wednesday & Friday - Saturday, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.; Thursday 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.

  • Visits are limited to a maximum of 45 minutes per person.
  • Total occupancy in the building is limited to 10 visitors at any given time, so short waits outside may be necessary.
  • Please go here for more information on what services are currently available.
  • Email us at info@amesfreelibrary.org, or call 508-238-2000.
  • Check out our list of online programs here!

Tough Topics

Abortion & Birth ControlAbuseAddictionAlcoholBankruptcyBullyingCancerChild CustodyCutting/Self-HarmDeath, Grief, BereavementDepressionDivorceDrugsEating Disorders & Body ImageHIV & AIDSInfertilityLGBTQLoss of a ChildMental IllnessPost-Traumatic StressPregnancyPrejudice & RacismRapeRelationships & DatingSelf-EsteemSelf-HelpSexSTDsStressSuicide

 

If you would like to ask a reference question related to any of these topics (or others), please contact us by submitting our reference form. Librarians are available between 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.

For additional, web-based help, please visit our Selected Websites page which contains categories that you may find useful:

  • Community Information
  • COVID-19 Help
  • Crisis
  • Health