Limited Building Access. 25 Patron Capacity.

 We're happy to have you back in the library!

Monday - Friday 10:00am - 6:00pm
Saturday 10:00am - 4:00pm
Sunday 1:00pm - 5:00pm

Some things have changed, so here's our plan for making your visit as safe and efficient as possible. 


  • Return books to the book drop outside
  • Masks are required
  • Limit your visit to 1 hour
  • Maintain a 6-foot distance from others
  • No cash transactions - bring your debit card
  • Wash your hands often
  • Cover coughs and sneezes
  • Avoid touching your face
  • Stay home if you're not feeling well, or use our curbside service instead

Please limit your visit to 1 hour per day. During that time, feel free to:

  • Browse and check out materials
  • Pick up holds
  • Get a library card
  • Get assistance with your account
  • Pay library fines - debit or credit only

Public Computer Use

  • Public computers are by reservation only (call 205.439.5511 to reserve)
  • Reservations are for one hour per person per day.
  • Reservations are available Monday - Thursday at 10:15am, 12pm, 2pm, 3:30pm
  • Be sure to bring your own storage device if needed.

We're Not Quite Ready For:

  • Studying
  • In-person programs
  • Meeting room reservations
  • Tech help appointments
  • Reading newspapers
  • Food/drink
  • Donations of books or materials

Spaces Taking a Break:

  • Children's play areas
  • Vending room
  • Meeting rooms

Things You Can Do From Home