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"Who knows why we live, and struggle, and die?... Wise men write many books, in words too hard to understand. But this, the purpose of our lives, the end of all our struggle, is beyond all human wisdom."

—Alan Stewart Paton (1903-88) South African writer, noted for novels Cry, the Beloved Country


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During the last storm Tuesday, our storm siren was struck by lightning and will be out of service for approximately 1 to 2 weeks.

During this period of time we request that all citizens please sign up for CodeRed for early detection of any severe weather alerts.

Here’s the CodeRed link:



Check out our  Library Calendar  for all our upcoming programs and more!

Summer Reading is coming! Stop by the front desk and pick up one of our SRP 2015 Event Calendars! 

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The Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts helps taxpayers, returns unclaimed property, collects and dispenses state revenue and more! Get an inside look at the Comptroller’s office in this short video:




 Prevent Teen Alcohol/Drug Abuse

Ask any teacher or teen-the level of excitement in high school hallways and classrooms is palpable. The end of the school year is fast approaching, and local teens are preparing to celebrate at proms and graduation parties around the state. At proms, graduations, and throughout the year, underage drinking and drug-use is risky business. Click the link below to learn how to keep your child safe this time of year with the North Texas Poison Center Network newsletter.





Renew your vehicle registration online now with the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles! Go to:




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Go to and take your practice tests today!


sag storyline 

 This is a free resource presented to you by the Screen Actors Guild Foundation. It is a collection of children's books read by actors and actresses and filmed for you to view.  It is like virtual storytime! Check it out here.




science of everyday life

The Science of Everyday Life

All you science fans out there should check out this wonderful website called The Science of Everyday Life. Find cool activities for the whole family such as “Make Ice Cream in a Bag” and “Build a Bug Observation Box” or participate in the “Green Car Wash Challenge”! There are also lesson plans for teachers and more science fun for students. Take a look and put your science skills to the test!



tex share

The TexShare Databases are a program of Krum Public Library and the Texas State Library and Archives Commission. Get exclusive e-resources for: Genealogy, Business, Health, Homework, and Careers. Contact the library for information on how to log in.



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Questions about the Affordable Care Act (ACA)?

At the bottom of the FAQ site is this:

Call 1-800-318-2596null1-800-318-2596 FREE, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. (TTY: 1-855-889-4325null1-855-889-4325 FREE)




What do you do if you think someone swallowed poison? Check the internet or call poison control? CALL POISON CONTROL. Every second counts when it comes to poisoning. The longer it takes to look through pages of search results online, the greater the danger of negative health effects! Visit their website her


 Parent Resources

Every Child Ready to Read ~

Ready Rosie ~

Storyline Online ~

Stuttering Foundation ~


The library has various materials and resources for families homeschooling their children.

Please call us at 940-482-3455 or come visit us to find out more!



Location & Hours

803 E. McCart St.
Krum, TX 76249

Mon-Wed, Fri: 11am-6pm
Sat: 10am-3pm
Thur, Sun: Closed



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