St. Charles City-County Library buildings are open for browsing and more. Learn more.

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COVID 19

Library buildings are open for browsing and other
in-person Library services!

  • Hours of operation will remain the same
  • Drive-up or curbside services will continue to be offered, and customers will still be able to access virtual classes & events.

  • myLibrary at Home offers online resources, virtual classes, and eBooks, music, and movies that can be accessed at any time.

 

Service Hours
(except Augusta, Boone’s Trail, & Orchard Farm)
 

Monday - Thursday -- 11 am - 7 pm
Friday & Saturday -- 11 am - 5 pm
Sunday -- 1 pm -5 pm

Augusta & Boone’s Trail Branches:
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday -- 11 am - 7 pm
Saturday -- 9:00 am - 11:30 am

Orchard Farm Branch:
Tuesday and Thursday -- 4 pm - 8 pm
Sundays -- 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Returns may be deposited in the book drop at any time.

 

Curbside Procedures:

  1. You will be notified once your holds are available for pick-up.

  2. When you arrive at your branch, pull into a designated curbside spot/lane.

  3. Call or text the number on the sign and staff will assist you.

  4. For your safety and the safety of our staff, please remain in your vehicle.

  5. Please have your photo ID or library card ready to show. (Staff will look at your card through the closed window).

  6. A staff member will bring your materials to your vehicle. Please let staff know if you would like materials put inside your vehicle (and where) or left outside your vehicle.

Drive-Up Procedures at the Spencer Road & Kathryn Linnemann Branches:‚Äč

  1. You will be notified once your holds are available for pick-up.

  2. When you arrive at the branch, follow the signs to the drive-up lane.

 

Services available:

  • Return items, browse and check out materials, and pick up holds
  • Get a new Library card
  • Use public computers for job applications, schoolwork, or fun
  • Access fax and copy machines
  • Print documents (the first 20 pages are free each day)
  • Check out a Library laptop or Chromebook to use in the Branch (most locations)
  • Connect to Library WiFi and use your device
  • Study rooms are available on a first-come first-served basis
 

A few things that are still not available:

  • Meeting rooms are still closed to the public
  • Following CDC guidelines, early literacy spaces are closed and all activities/toys are currently unavailable for use
  • Donations are not being accepted at this time
  • No passports will be processed
  • In-person classes and events remain temporarily unavailable, instead enjoy virtual classes for all ages
  • Some seating areas may be closed to help maintain physical distancing.