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Library Update: Walk-in Services Resume January 18

Thank you for your patience and support as we continue to operate in the safest way possible for our staff and community. 

 

New Hours:
Monday – Thursday: 10:00 am to 6:00 pm
Friday – Saturday: 10:00 am to 5:00 pm

Curbside Pickup:
Monday – Saturday: 10:00 to 5:00 pm

Entry Guidelines:
In order to protect our staff and the public we ask that you please adhere to the following requirements when visiting our building:

  • Wear a mask or face covering.
  • Maintain a social distance of at least 6 feet from others.
  • Wash your hands or use sanitizer often. Sanitizer will be available in the Library.
  • No food or drink allowed. Please note, the water fountains will be unavailable.

Use of Library Spaces:
Restrictions will be in place and the Library will be offering limited services:

  • Interior book returns remain closed. Please return all materials to the outside returns.
  • Meeting and study rooms are unavailable for public use.
  • Limited computers will be available by reservation only. Call 815.327.2515 to make a reservation.
  • Printing, copying and faxing, notary and voter registration services are available.

Virtual Library:
We understand that not everyone is ready to come visit us in person just yet. We will continue to provide virtual resources, programs and services:

  • Virtual programming for all ages will continue. Check our Events Calendar often.
  • Home Delivery will continue to make contactless deliveries.
  • Youth Services will be putting together Travel Kits and Grab Bags based on your likes for pickup at Curbside or the Youth Services Desk. 
  • Adult Take and Make Crafts available each month.
  • Personalized Picks will continue – fill out a form of your likes and dislikes and the Reference Staff will pull some recommendations for you to pick up at Curbside or the Reference Desk. 
  • Wi-Fi will be accessible from our parking lot.
  •  Streaming and downloadable collections, including books, movies and music are all accessible from home computers and devices.

Need assistance?:
We can help you place holds, sign up for virtual programs, provide technology help, assist you with your account and more.

  • Call: 815.436.6639
  • Text: 833.208.8877 with your questions
  • Email: info@plainfieldpubliclibrary.org

We look forward to seeing you at the Library!

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