Building Marion's Future

Facility Needs Assessment


The library completed an updated needs assessment (as of January 1, 2019), as part of the New Building Project. Read more about the master plan for the new library now! Click on the presentation file below for more information. This presentation was given at the January 10, 2019 City Council Meeting. The final needs asssment report for the library is also noted below. 


 File master_plan.pptx





For more information, contact: Amber Mussman Cedar Rapids Public Library Office: (319) 739-0404     FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 9, 2019 Linn Area Reads 2019 Announcement  
Posted: Tuesday, February 12, 2019 - 10:13am
For the Love of Bookmarks
Do you use a bookmark when you read a book? What do you use for a bookmark? I recently weeded my home library and found all sorts of things to mark the pages in my books: receipts, utility bills, notes, postcards…everything but an actual bookmark. It got me thinking about bookmarks, and how people... Read More
Posted: Friday, February 1, 2019 - 12:09pm
Check out this recent article published by the Marion Times about the library and library services in Marion!  Library needs assessment presented to Council by Robyn Ireland, Correspondent · January 24th, 2019 
Posted: Friday, January 25, 2019 - 1:10pm