Library Hours

Mon: 9:00 am to 6:00 pm
Tues: 9:00 am to 6:00 pm
Wed: 9:00 am to 6:00 pm
Thurs: 9:00 am to 6:00 pm
Fri: 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Sat: 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Sun: Closed


Events Calendar

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Welcome to the Morton-James Public Library


Current Exhibit

Victorian SecretsVictorian Secrets


On display

January 19 through February 28, 2015

in the

Kimmel Gallery

at the

Morton-James Public Library.


The exhibit is open to the public during regular library hours.


Courtesy of Betty Stukenholtz and

Wildwood Historic Center Collections


The exhibit is a representation of clothing worn during the Victorian time period and not meant to be accurate in every detail. 

Library Closed

The library

will be


to the

public on


January 27




Decorate Valentine Cookies

Children ages 3 to 12 are invited to decorate cookies for Valentine's Day on Thurday, February 12 in the Kimmel Gallery at the library from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m.

valentine cookies

Limit 2 cookies per child.

Used Book Sale

Book Store Box Sale

Used Book Store

$3.00 per box

You select the books!


The library recently received a huge donation of books. An amazing selection of titles to choose from.


Hurry in for the best selection!

Library Newsletter

To keep you up to date on the programs and activities happening at the library view the current newsletter.





Library Sponsor

Be a Morton-James Public Library Sponsor.

Fill out the form and return to the library with your donation.

Library Sponsor Form

Watt Detectors

Watt DetectorEver wondered how much energy your appliances use?Find out by checking out an OPPD Watt Detector Kit from any participating local library.


Watt Detectors calculate how much money or energy is being spent on an hourly, daily, monthly or yearly basis. Knowing this detailed information can help you make effective changes that lower the amount of electricity you use.


For a list of participating libraries and more program information, visit or contact the OPPD Energy Advisor at 402-636-3850.

eReaders for Check Out



Library members 18 years of age or older may check out a NOOK Simple Touch, a NOOK Color, a NOOK Tablet or a Kindle Touch 3G. Each eReader has downloaded books, games and apps, if applicable.


Library members can experience the different features of the different devices.


  • Devices are checked out for 2 weeks, no renewal.
  • Late fee is $2.00 per day.


For additional details contact a librarian 402-873-5609.

GPS Units Available

Would you like to try geocaching?  The library has 6 GPS units available for garmin_etrex_h.jpgcheckout.


Required For Checkout:

  • A Valid Library Card In Good Standing or A Valid Driver's License
  • $10.00 Deposit Per Unit
  • Signed Statement of Responsibility


Checkout Policy:

  • Checkout Period of 3 Days - NO Renewal
  • Overdue Fines of $1.00 Per Day


For more general information on geocaching visit - 

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