We are providing contactless curbside service where our staff puts materials into your trunk. We will assign you an appointment with a 15 minute window. Pull into one of the marked spots in our parking lot and call the phone number on the sign. Show your library card or ID to the staff member through your closed driver-side window and open your trunk. No additional services or assistance are available curbside.
Curbside Service Appointments are available Tuesdays, from 10 AM to 2 PM, and Thursdays, from 3 PM to 7 PM. Please call or chat during staffed hours to make an appointment.
At this time, we recommend requesting items that are on our shelves, as regular delivery of materials between libraries is limited.
You can request materials in several ways:
Request via LINKcat:
Request via Curbside Request Form:
Request via Phone or Chat:
The bookdrop will be always open starting Monday, June 29. Oversized materials that do not fit in the bookdrop can be returned inside the buildling starting Wednesday, July 1.
Returned items will be quarantined for 72 hours. Any fines that accrue during that time will be waived.
No items will be due before August 1. After August 1, items will have regular due dates and will accrue overdue fines as usual.
Visiting the Library
The Monroe Public Library is pleased to open the building to the public with modified hours. As of July 1, our hours of operation are Monday & Tuesday, 10 AM to 5 PM, and Wednesday & Thursday, 12 noon to 7 PM. Masks are required on Mondays, and strongly encouraged on other days.
Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult.
Please return your materials in the outdoor Book Return before entering the building.
Please stop at the Concierge Desk in the lobby for information. You may return oversized materials at the Concierge Desk.
Hand sanitizer and wipes are located throughout the building.
Please observe social distancing and follow all markings on the floor.
Please limit your time in the library to one hour.
Staff will wear masks, regularly wash hands, and use sanitizer.
Curbside Service is contactless. You should stay in your car, and staff will place bagged materials in your trunk.
Inside the library, returned materials will be quarantined for 72 hours.
As of July 1, the library will implement the following: