Library Services and COVID-19

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  • Children under the age of 13 must be accompanied by a caregiver at least 17 years of age or older.
  • Please avoid visiting the Library if you have a cough, fever, or other signs/symptoms of COVID-19.


  • Masks are no longer required but are strongly encouraged.

children’s book bundles

  • Can’t browse our shelves? Need a bundle of books for your child? Let us know what you’re looking for and we’ll grab a bundle for you.
  • Please our Book Bundles page for more information.

library card registration, renewal, & pin

  • You may obtain and renew a Library Card in person; however, we are still offering courtesy online card renewals for 1 year without the need to provide documentation requirements.
  • As always, residents of Shelby County age 13 and up are invited to register online for a Library Card and begin using our online services immediately.
  • Our Start Here page includes information on obtaining a new library card, submitting a request to renew your library card, and what to do if you do not know your PIN.

summary of online offerings

  • Visit our eCollection page for instructions on accessing our eBooks, eAudiobooks, and eMagazines.
  • Visit our Learn page for a breakdown of services by topics such as Business/Entrepreneurship, Health & Wellness, Job and Career, and much more.
  • Don’t have a Library Card? Sign up for an online card and use it immediately.
  • If you have any questions, you can submit your question online.