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

June 2016
29 30 31 1 2 3 4
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
26 27 28 29 30 1 2

We have 25 guests and no members online

Welcome to the Morton-James Public Library


June Kimmel Gallery Exhibit

RegionVa“Meditation as Art”RegionVb

Presented by

Region V in Nebraska City

June 2016

Kimmel Gallery

Morton-James Public Library


The public is invited to view the exhibit during regular library hours.


This display is a collaboration of pieces including photography, collage, painting, and wheelchair art. This display encourages self-expression, reflection, sharing, learning, and growing using ordinary things to express extraordinary ideas.

Escape Room Challenge

Challenge Escape Room

 Visit the escape room website @ for additional details, find out what team has the best time or did the Zombies take over the city. 

Library Closed


The library will be 


Monday, July 4.





2016 Summer Reading...

Click on picture for Summer Program Calendars.


Click on the following links for

Summer Reading Registration Forms.


Story Time Registration


K 4thSummerRead

K-4th Grade Registration



 Registration for Ages 10-12

Used Book Store

 New Inventory UBS




The library recently received a huge used book donation. The books are in excellent condition covering art, cooking, gardening, and home decorating.


The used book store is located on the lower level of the library. Open every day during regular library hours. 



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


Follow the Morton-James Public Library on 


Watt Detectors

Watt Detector


Now you can cut your energy costs and find out what appliances are actually worth keeping plugged in. Simply connect your appliances to the Kill A WattEZ™, and it will assess how efficient they really are. Large LCD display will count consumption by the Killowatt-hour, same as your local utility. 


  • The units are available for a 7 day checkout with one renewal.
  • A valid library card and signed borrowing agreement are required for checkout.


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 
  • Signed Borrowing Agreement


Checkout Policy:

  • Checkout Period of 7 Days - One Renewal
  • Overdue Fines of $1.00 Per Day
  • Must Return GPS Units to a Circulation Desk


For more general information on geocaching visit - 

Copyright ©2016 | Morton-James Public Library | All Rights Reserved