McCOOK, Nebraska -- The McCook Public Library recently received nine new computers through the Library Broadband Builds Nebraska Communities project.
The computers are installed and ready for use by the public. The computers can be used free of charge to access court records, find health information, take advantage of educational opportunities, hunt for jobs, explore small business options, etc.
The computers, software, and furnishings are valued at more than $13,253.
On Tuesday, the library will host an open house from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. to introduce the public to the new equipment available at the library.
Mayor Dennis Berry, City Manager Jeff Hancock, Nebraska Library Commission Director Rod Wagner, and McCook Library Board Member/Nebraska Library Commission President Steve Batty will each say a few words beginning at 12:15 p.m.