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Welcome to the Nobles County Library
The Nobles County Library encourages the love of reading and the joy of learning by providing educational, recreational, and instructional services in a safe, friendly, multicultural, community-centered atmosphere, while reaching out to residents of Nobles County and the surrounding region.
Basic Computer Skills Testing Now Available
Adults who are unsure about their basic computer skills now have a way to easily assess what they know, pinpoint what they need to learn and earn a certificate that shows employers what they know.
The Northstar Basic Computer Skills Certificate program, offered through a partnership between the Nobles County Library and Worthington Adult Basic Education, is aimed at helping adults acquire the skills they need in today’s workplace.
Anyone can access the modules and take the tests online at www.digitalliteracyassessment.org. At the end of each test, the user receives a page of results, which lists the skills that have been mastered and the areas that need improvement.
The Plum Creek Library System has acquired Cypress Resume, an online tool that helps you effortlessly create a professional resume in just a few minutes. Its easy-to-use format assures you won’t spend hours trying to perfect your document—all the hard work is done for you. Simply plug in your basic information (as little or as much as you’d like), and Cypress Resume creates a perfectly formatted document to help you land that dream job.
With Cypress Resume, there is no need to compose anything, ever. Simply type basic information about yourself and leave the difficult task of writing concise, descriptive statements detailing your abilities to the resume builder.
Create a fantastic new resume today. Cypress Resume is available at your local public library or online here.
Nobles County Library patrons now have access to Zinio, a service that allows for unlimited checkouts of your favorite magazines to your smartphone (iOS and Android), iPad, or Kindle through the Zinio app.
Click here to access instructions on how to create an
install the free Zinio app, and start reading!
Click here to access the library's
digital magazine collection page.
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Please note: eBooks CANNOT be downloaded
to public computers in the library.
The Nobles County Library Foundation, established under the Worthington Area Foundation, serves as the recipient for donations that are meant to improve and augment any future library facility. These donations are not meant for brick and mortar spending, but enhancements for the children's library, among many other things.
Anyone wishing to make a donation to the Nobles County Library Foundation can drop the donation off at the Nobles County Library or mail it directly to the Worthington Area Foundation, P.O. Box 373, Worthington, MN 56187.
Help support your library's ebook collection!
Nobles County Library Board Meeting
The Nobles County Library Board will meet on Monday, July 14, 2014 at 4 pm in the downstairs conference room of the Library building. The Agenda will be posted at the Nobles County Library and the Adrian Branch Library. The public is welcome to attend the meeting.
Friends of the Library
The Friends of the Nobles County Library will meet July 10, 2014 at 4:30 pm in the downstairs conference room of the Library building. We hope all our Friends will be there!
Friends of the Library Book Club
Consider joining the Friends of the Nobles County Library Book Club. You do not need to be a member of the Friends of the Library to participate. All are welcome!
Heat Wave by Richard Castle Discussion leaders: Cheryl Avenel-Navara & Julie Nystrom
July 28, 2014
Nobles County Library
Unbroken by Laura Hillenbrand Discussion leaders: Judi Hoevet & Karen Magyar
October 27, 2014
Nobles County Library
The next meeting is Thursday, July 17, 2014 in the downstairs conference room of the Library. Further questions? Send an email to Justin Stevenson at firstname.lastname@example.org or ask the front desk staff for the current month's reading list.
What are we reading this month? July - Watery World -
Speculative Fiction on the High Seas
Great Books Discussion Group
The Great Books discussion group meets the second and fourth Tuesdays of each month, 7- 9 pm in the Nobles County Art Center (lower level of the Nobles County Library building) at 407 12th Street, Worthington, MN 56187.
407 12th St
Worthington, MN 56187
Hours Monday & Thursday
8 AM to 8 PM
8 AM to 5 PM Saturday
10 AM to 1 PM
Closed June thru August