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Using Your Library: Library Services

Learn more about all the the library has to offer: library cards, electronic resources, programs, computer use, building use and more. Also learn how to support your library as a volunteer or through the Friends, Foundation or Library Board.

Using Your Library

The Springfield Public Library is now open. Come visit us! No appointments are needed. Our current hours are:

  • Mondays & Thursdays from 12pm-7pm
  • Tuesdays from 10am-7pm
  • Wednesdays, Fridays & Saturdays from 10am- 3pm

Our ​full digital library​ is always open.

Find an updated​ ​calendar of virtual & in-person programs​.

Our telephones are staffed during our open hours Monday through Saturday. Please call us at 541-726-3766 with any questions about library services.

Safety is our top priority, and we appreciate your patience and understanding during this time.

Computers and Printing

  • Two hour computer sessions are available with your library card during our open hours

  • Access to library computers, scanner, printer and photo copier.

  • Printing $0.15 per page black and white, with the first 10 pages being free. $0.50 per page color, no free color printing.

  • Print remotely using your device for pick up at the library.

  • Flash Drives and Headphones available for purchase

Please Bother Me

Each week  patrons can receive socially distanced but in-person assistance with their Smart Phones, Tablets, other personal devices or help with accessing websites and other tech help in general.

Half hour sessions are available by appointment only.

  • Call 541-726-3766 in advance to schedule

  • Patrons are required to wear face coverings while inside the Library

Curbside Pick-up

  • Place a hold to reserve library items, either by phone or online (click on ‘My Account’ at the top of the page to get started)

  • Wait to receive an email with a subject line reading "Holds Available for Curbside Pick-up"

  • Pick-up times are 2-3pm on Wednesdays & Saturdays and 5-6pm on Thursdays

  • More information about Curbside Pick-up

Returning Materials

  • Return items at our book drops 24/7
  • A drive-up book drop is underneath the library, off A St. between 5th and 6th Streets
  • Our remote, drive-up book drop is in the parking lot of Splash! at Lively Park, 6100 Thurston Road

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Digital Library

Virtual & In-person Programs

The library is pleased to offer a range of virtual and in-person programs for all ages. In-person programs will be held outdoors on the Fountain Plaza:

Servicios de su biblioteca

Request Personalized Picks

Need something new to read/watch/listen/play? We can choose for you! Fill out this form and we'll curate a bag of items based on your request. You'll receive a notice when it's ready to pick up.