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The Navasota Public Library provides services for all Grimes County residents. The library has over 15 computers available for Internet and word processing use with printing at the rate of $.25 for black and white, $1.00 for color and copying for $.25 for black and white, and community bulletin board for public use.

The library also provides:
  • Reference assistance
  • Genealogical recourse
  • Magazines for all ages
  • Subscriptions to the Houston Chronicle, the Bryan/College Station Eagle & the Navasota Examiner
  • Audio books on CD
  • DVD popular titles
  • Large print books
  • Access to the TexShare Database
  • Computers for Internet and Word Processing Use
  • WiFI Access

Community Literacy Map


Public Library
1411 E. Washington Ave.
Navasota, TX 77868

Phone: (936) 825-6744

1:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Tuesday - Friday
8:30 am - 5:30 pm

Closed on Saturdays and Sundays.

New Library Management System

Our new library management system called Destiny Quest will provide Navasota citizens online access to the Navasota Public Library book catalog using web browsers, smart phones and tablets.
To take advantage of our new Library management system you now have the ability to go on the web or smartphone (Destiny QuestTM Mobile app) to check what books are available. Once logged in you can put a book on hold, see what new titles have been added for circulation and even see the top 10 checked out books!

Before you can use these great features you must first do 2 things:
1. Go to the library and get yourself a library card! (Bring proof of Grimes county residency)
2. Follow the steps below to create your own personal Destiny QuestTM account!

Now that you have your own library card you will simply need your last name a valid Email and barcode number to begin. (Barcode number is on the back of your library card)

Step 1. Click on link below (Ctrl+ left mouse Click)
Navasota Destiny Quest
Click on Create Account on the top right corner!
Step 2. After clicking on Create Account enter in your Last name and library card Barcode number and click next! (Your barcode number will consist of the letter P a space and 5 or 6 digits)
Step 3. Enter your Birth Date and click next!
Step 4. Enter a unique User Name (6 character minimum) and Password (6 character minimum) along with your personal Email Account and click next!
If you followed the steps above correctly you will be returned to the Destiny QuestTM Home Page. You will see your name on the top right corner of the page which means you’re ready to go!
Downloading the Destiny QuestTM Mobile app for IPhone, Android, and Amazon Devices will bring you to the “Connect to your library page”.
Simply type: “Navasotapubliclibrary.follettdestiny.com” After you connect, login using your credentials you created in Step 4 above!
Thank you for using Destiny QuestTM for the Navasota Public Library. Happy reading!

Checkout eBooks and Audiobooks Using the Overdrive Application

To take advantage of the new partnership between the Navasota Public Library and the Central Texas Digital Consortium you can now checkout eBooks and audiobooks using the Overdrive™ application. The Overdrive™ application can be downloaded for smartphones, tablets and desktop computers. To be able to checkout eBooks from the Central Texas digital Consortium you can either go directly to the site (use this link). Or create and Overdrive™ account for a more mobile friendly experience.
How to Create your own Overdrive™ Account:
1. Download the Overdrive™ App from your mobile app store or go to www.overdrive.com and click signup on the top right of the page. On the sign up page enter your Name and Email address and a 8 character password then click the signup button. Then you will be asked to log into your email to verify your identity.
2. On the Account Settings page select your favorite book genres and click the save button at the bottom of the page. (Mobile users click the top left 3 bar button and select Account>Manage account)
3. Next click on the Libraries tab and type into the zip code 77868 or Navasota and click find. The search will bring up the Central Texas Digital Consortium Library, click the save button.
4. Once all the steps above are completed you can click on the Overdrive logo on the top left of the page to get started or if you are on the mobile app close and re open the app.
5. Remember when asked to sign into the Central Texas Digital Consortium type Navasota in the search box and hit enter.
6. You will see Navasota Public Library as a drop down option, select it.
7. Please use your Library card number (Starts with a P) and your birthdate for the PIN to log in!

Once all the above is completed you are ready to enjoy eBooks from anywhere in the world! For questions regarding checkout limits and returns please call the Navasota Public Library at (936) 825-6744 for more info!
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