to the Adrian Branch Library
The Adrian Branch
Library was born in 1943. It is
a one-room library with a
collection of over 10,000
items, children's play area, periodic Storytime, a
summer reading program for
children, an annual writing contest for teens, and a winter reading
program for adults. We are fortunate to have multiple public
computers with free internet access.
a staff of two, plus a volunteer staff of wonderful helpers who fill in
as needed. We could not function as well without our loyal
patrons and library volunteers! They have made us one of the
better one-room Libraries west of the Mississippi River!
Adrian, MN, is located
in southwestern Minnesota.
Adrian is a rural
community, with a population
of 1,150. The town
is surrounded by rich
farmland, with many of the
farms being century farms.
Adrian is the birthplace of renowned radio personality and prolific
Brown Bag Speaker Program
Wednesday, September 24th
in the Nobles County Museum
(Lower level of the Nobles County Library)
"We'll Be the Last to Let You Down:
Memoir of a Gravedigger's Daughter"
by Rachael Hanel
Author presentation and book signing
Friends of the Nobles County Library
The Nobles County Historical Society
* Rachael Hanel is a fiscal year 2014 recipient of an Artist Initiative Grant from the Minnesota State Arts Board. This activity is made possible by the voters of Minnesota through a grant from the Minnesota State Arts Board, thanks to a legislative appropriation by the Minnesota State Legislature; and by a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts.
September is National Library Card Sign-Up Month
Cypress Resume is here!
The Plum Creek Library System has acquired Cypress Resume, an online tool that helps you effortlessly create a professional resume in just a few minutes. Its easy-to-use format assures you won’t spend hours trying to perfect your document—all the hard work is done for you. Simply plug in your basic information (as little or as much as you’d like), and Cypress Resume creates a perfectly formatted document to help you land that dream job.
With Cypress Resume, there is no need to compose anything, ever. Simply type basic information about yourself and leave the difficult task of writing concise, descriptive statements detailing your abilities to the resume builder.
Create a fantastic new resume today. Cypress Resume is available at your local public library or online here.
Zinio for Your Library is here!
The Plum Creek Library System, in partnership with RBdigital from Recorded Books (Prince Frederick, MD), is pleased to announce the availability of Zinio for Libraries, the world’s largest newsstand.
Plum Creek patrons now have unlimited multi-user access to complete digital magazines, easily viewed on any Internet-enabled device.
Instructions for setting up a Zinio account
Help support your library's ebook collection!
eBooks are here!
Plum Creek eBooks are located here:
Read the eBook How To Guide
for eReaders and Mobile Devices
Kindle eBook Guide
List of Compatible Devices
Help for specific devices here
Browse, checkout, and download
an eBook to your Kindle
Browse, checkout, and download
a book to your Sony Reader Wi-Fi
Please note: eBooks CANNOT be downloaded
to public computers in the library.
Check for weather-related local school
Portal for State Library Services
MnKnows – Dig Deeper @ Your
Library is the portal that gives Minnesota students
and library patrons one-stop access to five statewide library services:
MNLINK, Electronic Library for Minnesota (ELM), Minnesota Reflections,
AskMN, and the Research Project Calculator.