Reopening Details

Library Building Closed to the Public

Carryout is Available


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Library Carryout

Pick up holds from the library lobby

  • Place a Hold or submit a Special Request
  • After you receive a notice that your item is ready, select your pick-up day and time.
  • When you arrive at the library simply pick up your carryout from the table in the lobby.
  • Wear a mask.
  • One person in the lobby at a time.
  • No need to show ID or call the library.

Not on the Menu

Library Services that are not available at this time

  • In-person browsing
  • Computers
  • Seating (no tables or chairs)
  • Study rooms
  • Meeting spaces
  • In-person programs

Staff will assist with a chair if you are browsing and need to rest, and we do have picnic tables on the library lawn for meetings or study groups - first come first serve.

Returning Items

ALL Returns Must Go in the Outside Drop Box open 24/7

Items will remain on your account while the items are quarantined for 6 days prior to staff checking them in. We will continue to waive late fines after the quarantine period.

Visit the MHPL Digital Library

Borrow ebooks, audiobooks, magazines, comics, tv shows, and even access live tutors!

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