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Library Elf

Do you wish someone would remind you when you or a family member have items due at the library before you get an overdue notice?
Library Elf is a free service that helps you manage all your library accounts.
Library Elf will:
Notify you before your library items are due.
Consolidate all your family's library cards into one handy account.
Notify you when items you have requested are available.
How will Library Elf contact me to let me know when library items are due?
Library Elf will contact you through email or text messaging. You may even sign up for RSS alerts.
How do I sign-up for Library Elf?
To use Library Elf you must have an email address and a Fort Dodge Public Library card.
When entering your Library barcode number enter only the numbers. Do not type the "A" or the "B".
Click here to create your account at Library Elf.
Click here to access an existing Library Elf account.
For more information on Library Elf check out the FAQs.
For assistance setting up your account contact the Fort Dodge Public Library by email or by phone at 515-573-8167, x224.
Library Elf is an independent website and is not affiliated with the Fort Dodge Public Library. You will be asked to submit personal information, including your library card number. Click here for information on Library Elf's Privacy Policy.

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