City Hall: 108 North Idaho Street

Open Hours: Monday -Friday | 8 am – 5 pm




Public Library

Library Makerspace

Come check out the Library Makerspace! A makerspace is a creative work space for making, learning, exploring, and sharing. Tools, art materials, legos and blocks were donated in memory of Ray Farley. Enjoy this space to let your curiosity and imagination come to life!

Carroll County Genealogy Society

The Carroll County Genealogy Society has called the Glidden Public Library home since 2000.

Meetings are held on the first Saturday of every month at 10:00 a.m. in the Library reading room.

Traveling Tales

Traveling Tales is an outreach program that is provided to the area daycare centers. Book bags filled with books and coloring pages are delivered on a monthly basis to the seven day care homes in Glidden. Delivery and pick up is provided.

Home Book Delivery

Home book delivery is available for anyone in Glidden who is unable to travel to the library.

Interlibrary Loan

Interlibrary Loan is available to all patrons who desire materials that are not readily available at the Glidden Public Library. Inter-library loan is able to obtain materials from other libraries that are beyond the scope of this library’s collection. 

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Contact Information

110 Idaho St.
PO Box 345
Glidden, IA 51443


Monday 12:00-5:00
Tuesday 12:00-5:00
Wednesday 12:00-5:00
Thursday 10:00-6:00
Friday 12:00-5:00
Saturday 9:00-1:00
Sunday Closed


Suzanne Olberding
Library Director

Becky Bergmeier
Assistant Librarian     

Mandi Bock
Assistant Librarian

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