Official State of Iowa Website

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The State Library is open Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., except state holidays.

Phone: 1-800-248-4483

Fax: 515-281-6191


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Mailing Address: 

State Library of Iowa
1112 E. Grand Ave.
Des Moines, IA 50319

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