Albert Wisner Public Library

News & Events

  • * Share the Warmth!  Hat, Mitten and Scarf Drive:  the Library is accepting donations of new, unused children's winter hats, gloves, mittens and scarves, all to be given to the Alamo Farm Worker's Community Center.  A collection basket will be situated at the bottom of the stairs through this Friday, December 19th.  Thank you for your generosity!

    * Hoopla Available Kindle Fire HDX 7 and 8.9!  Instantly borrow free digital movies, music, and more, 24/7 with your library card. Just visit the Amazon store and download the Hoopla Digital app for free.  If you have any questions, please call the Help Desk at 986-1047, ext. 3.

    Weather-related closings @ AWPL:  winter weather is upon us!  Please take a moment to review the Library's weather-related closings policy


    * Celebration Tees and Totes:  to honor the Library's fifth anniversary, the Friends of the Library have produced stylish t-shirts and totes in the Friends and Bookends Shop for $10/ea.  Both items feature Alberta, the Library's newly-named cow mascot.  Quantities are limited:  hurry in to obtain yours!

* Gale PowerSearch: type your search term into the widget below, click Search, and PowerSearch will search many of the Library's most popular databases simultaneously to find relevant results. Databases included in PowerSearch include Biography in Context, the Home Improvement and Gardening / Landscaping / Horticulture Collections, Business Insights and the Health Reference Center. Millions of entries, multiple databases, just one search. Give it a try!


Today's Events

Wednesday, December 17, 2014 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Wednesday, December 17, 2014 - 5:30pm - 8:00pm

Upcoming Events

Thursday, December 18, 2014 - 9:30am

Thursday, December 18, 2014 - 6:30pm

Friday, December 19, 2014 - 1:00pm