Health Alert

Morton-James Public Library will move to an alternate service model starting Wednesday, March 18. Patrons should reserve materials online or by phone. Library staff will pull the items for patrons and have them ready for pick up from the South entrance lobby. Access to the Library will be limited to the South entrance, lobby, and Kimmel Gallery.

A limited number of computers will be available for short sessions in the Kimmel Gallery, in hopes of assisting students with remote learning assignments that are to be implemented by the Nebraska City Schools and Lourdes Central Catholic High School.

To reserve materials online, go to our card catalog at

In the upper right corner, log into your account using your card number (Just numbers, no letters) and the phone number that is on file on your account as the password. You may then search the catalog and place items on reserve! The Library will contact you to set up a time for you to come to the Library to pick up your items at the South entrance.

Upcoming programming has been cancelled.

Please call 402-873-5609 if you have book or film requests or need assistance in accessing the databases and other online features. Reach Library Staff via email for your questions or requests as well,

The Morton-James Public Library offers many services that can be accessed online. Click here to learn how t access these features.

Census 2020

We are excited to announce that we’ve partnered with the @uscensusbureau to
support the #2020Census! As a partner, we’ll be working to ensure that our community is accurately represented. To learn about the upcoming census, visit

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