Elma Public Library


710 Busti Ave, Elma, IA 50628


Renee Burke, Head Librarian or Paula Zweibohmer, Assistant Librarian




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This library is affiliated with the library system that serves Elma, IA. The collection of the library contains 8,575 volumes. The library circulates 12,622 items per year. The library serves a population of 1,278 residents. The Elma Public Library has a wide variety of books, magazines, and movies. There are four computers with Internet access for public use.

Now available for check-out from Alliant Energy, a “kilowatt meter”. This device will measure how much power your appliance(s) use.

  • Note:  If weather delays/cancels Howard-Winneshiek schools, chances are the library will also be closed!

Adult game day at the library is held the third Wednesday of every month from 12:30-2:30 p.m.


  • Monday: 10:00 am – 8:00 pm
  • Tuesday & Wednesday: 2:00 pm – 8:00 pm
  • Thursday: 10:00 am – 8:00 pm
  • Friday: 1:00pm – 4:00pm
  • Saturday: 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
  • Sunday: Closed

Rental Info

Contact Barb Schroeder at 641.393.8100 for more information on renting the library space.

Prices and contacts are subject to change.