All Library branches will be closed on Saturday, July 4.

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COVID-19 and the Library - What You Need To Know

Updated Wednesday, June 24, 2020

Patrons visiting the Springfield-Greene County Libraries can be reassured that multiple steps are being taken to ensure their safety and limit the spread of COVID-19. Find COVID-19 Community Resources in this article.

Adjusted summer hours are 8:30 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Saturday, closed Sundays, through Aug. 31, at all 10 branches. 

Library drive-up window service hours, available for holds pick up only, are open 7:30 a.m.-7 p.m. Monday-Saturday, closed Sundays, through Aug. 31. Outdoor book drops at all 10 library branches are open 24 hours a day.

Currently, services usually provided on the Mobile Library are provided with the Library van on the normal schedule. 

The Library Express West, the 24-hour library kiosk at 3872 W. Chestnut Expressway, reopened on May 18.

Drive-up Service and Returns FAQ

Here's what to expect during a visit to the Library since the branches reopened:

 You can always use the Library without coming in, 24 hours a day:

For more information contact Community Relations Director Kathleen O'Dell at 417-616-0564.


* Library card required for use outside the Library

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