We are now open for limited walk-in services! Visit our Reopening page for more information.

Construction of Exploration Commons at 50 East has begun at the Westminster Branch. Please visit the Exploration Commons update page for information regarding the project and how to access the Westminster Branch for the next few months.

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New Safety Requirements

  • If you feel ill, please visit another time
  • Wear appropriate face mask covering mouth and nose
  • Maintain social distance of 6 feet
  • Keep visits short
  • Building capacities will be limited


  • Monday - Friday, 10 AM – 6 PM
  • Saturday, 10 AM – 3 PM

Services Available at our Branches - Starting 09/21

  • Limited Computer use (1 hour per day, no extensions)
  • Free wifi continues to be available from our parking lots 24/7
  • Browsing and checkout of materials
  • Information Requests
  • Printing, faxing & copying
  • Library Card registration and Temporary Card conversions
  • Drive-up services at Eldersburg and Finksburg branches (no Express Pickup service at windows)

Services Currently Available by Phone or Online

Services Not Yet Reinstated

  • Meeting Room Usage and Reservations
  • Library Programs inside branches, including storytimes, book clubs, and other library events. See our calendar of virtual events.
  • Donations of books and other materials are currently not being accepted.
  • Notary Services
  • Passport Services
  • Play and Learn Centers