Gering Public Library

Gering Public Library

Welcome to the Gering Public Library!

Gering Public Library

1055 P Street
Gering, NE
Phone (308) 436-7433
Fax     (308) 436-6869 

Monday-Thursday9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Friday     10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Saturday    10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Sunday CLOSED       

Library Calendar

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Library News
April 3-9 is National Library Week. The theme this year is "Connect With Your Library." How do you connect with the Gering Public Library? Do you take advantage of our free wifi or our public...more >>
Last week I participated in a Career Fair at the Gering High School for grades eight through twelve. The whole commons area was filled with booths- everything from the Nebraska Department of Roads to...more >>
When I started my position as Public Services Librarian in Gering, the person I replaced left me a note about two of my new patrons. The note said they would read 14 books every two weeks. These...more >>
Let's say you want an item that the library does not own. Like I have said, every year more than a million books are published in English, and the Gering Library can't possibly buy them all. You can...more >>
What is the big deal with "Maus"? Why is a book that was published in 1991 at the top of the Amazon Best Sellers List after 30 years? Enquiring minds want to know! Art Spiegelman's graphic novel (...more >>
Someone came in today and asked for "Madame Bovary" by Gustav Flaubert. At one time, I am sure the library owned this title, but we no longer do. Gering Library's shelves are full. Every time we...more >>
I remember downloading my first audio book from the Grand Island library in 2009. It took quite a while since I had dial-up internet at the time. Then I had to transfer it from my computer to my iPod...more >>
The other day in the library I heard a mother tell her child, "Honey, we have that book at home, let's get something different." As a mother of four children, I remember reading the same favorites...more >>
By Sherry Preston My original career plan wasn’t to be a librarian. My mother was a librarian and my father is an archivist. I spent my childhood surrounded by books and learning. I have worked in a...more >>


Upcoming Events

Summer Reading Starts June 1!           

We have programs for people of all ages this summer. Be watching for more information.

Call the library to find out more information about these programs. 308-436-7433.