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

Mon-Sat, 10 AM - 2 PM

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


• Limit your visit to 1 hour.
• Maintain a 6-foot distance from others.
• Wear a face covering.
• 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!

Face masks are required in the building per the
City of Mountain Brook and the
Jefferson County Health Department. 

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

• Browse and check out materials
• Return items to the bookdrop
• Pick up holds
• Get a library card
• Get assistance with your account
• Pay library fines - debit or credit only
• Study - 4 tables (first come, first served; follow the one hour guideline; stay masked)

Public Computer Use...

• Public computers are by reservation only (call 205-445-1166 to reserve).
• Make sure you have your library card ready when you call.
• Reservations are for one hour per person per day.
• Reservations are available Monday-Saturday at 10am, 11:30am, and 12:45pm.
• No in person computer help - We will provide assistance only through chat.
• Please let us know if you need to print.
• Be sure to bring your own storage device if needed.
• Check out our frequently asked questions sections for more details.

We're Not Quite Ready For...

Spaces Taking a Break...

• Making copies
• In-person programs
• Meeting room reservations
• Food/drink

• Study rooms
• Quiet room
• Makerspace
• Meeting rooms

Things You Can Do From Home...

• Get a library card - call 205-445-1101 or apply online.
• Search the catalog and place holds or browse from our homepage.
• Schedule Curbside Pickup.
• Get book recommendations - adults or teens click here - kids click here.
• Check out e-books or stream movies.
• Email us for assistance at
• Get technology assistance - email
• Check out our virtual programs for Adults, Teens, and Kids.
Download our app - View your account, pay fines, place holds, 
  and more...