Library Services

Getting Started

OverDrive Audio & eBooks
Download audio and eBooks through OverDrive. This service made possible by the Friends of the Crete Public Library.

Mango Languages
Learn a new language with this online program you can access at the library or at home. Choose from more than 30 foreign languages and 15 ESL learning modules.

Download 3 songs a week and stream music 3 hours a day. No pricey membership and not annoying ads. Ask us how to get started!

Mango en Español

Bienvenidos a nuestro nuevo programa de fuente de aprendizaje de lenguaje en línea.

Outreach & Curbside Delivery

The library offers curbside delivery for those elderly and disabled patrons who find access to the library physically challenging. Patrons may park in the library’s parking lot and staff will deliver resources to them.

NebraskAccess is a service that offers free online access to current magazines, journals, newspapers, genealogy and business information for all Nebraska residents

Book Discussion Kits
These kits provide resources for a variety of book discussions.

Library Board

  • Appointed for 4-year term
  • 5 members
  • Meetings held 2nd Monday each month


Name Member Since Term Expires
Bunny Dudley 2012 07-01-2017
Fabiola Dimas 2015 07-01-2018
Peter Clarke 2004 07-01-2020
Jim Crouse 2002 07-01-2018
Janice Sears 1996 07-01-2020



Monthly customer fee $29.70

Plus $2.63 per 1,000 gallons average monthly water consumption for the lowest three months of water usage of the five winter months of November, December, January February and March (Calculated each April).


$37.51 average sewer fee for customers without usage history

Parks & Recreation

The City of Crete will now be using a website called RecDesk for all of its Parks & Recreation information.  RecDesk will be your place to register and pay for programs, check upcoming events and schedules, obtain forms and documents and so much more.  Getting started is really easy,