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Visit UsVisit Us<div class="ExternalClass1BF4434EE7F3431F8DA0A9A8A7C2B8A7"><p></p><div><table class="ms-formtable" border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" width="100%" style="margin-top:8px;"><tbody><tr><td valign="top" class="ms-formbody" width="350px"><p>Visit a Phoenix Public Library near you!</p><p><span style="background-color:transparent;">A​​ll </span><span style="background-color:transparent;">Phoenix Public Library locations​ are</span><span style="background-color:transparent;"> open to In-Building Visits</span><span style="background-color:transparent;">.</span><br></p><p><em>Para leer esta información en españ​ol, use ​el botón "Translate" de arriba​ para traducir la pá​gina.</em><span style="color:#262626;font-family:"segoe ui semilight", "segoe ui", segoe, tahoma, helvetica, arial, sans-serif;font-size:1.15em;">​​</span></p><p></p><p><strong style="color:#ff0000;">Advance reservations</strong> can be made up to three (3) days prior below or through the Library's Call Center at 602-262-4636. <br></p><p><font style="color:#ff0000;"><strong>D</strong></font><strong style="color:#ff0000;">rop-in customers</strong> may request a reservation at the door as available. Each facility's occupancy allowance will have a designated number dedicated to accommodating drop-in customers.​​​<br></p><p><span style="color:#ff0000;"></span><span style="color:#ff0000;">The City of Phoenix has updated its face covering policy to reflect recent changes by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). <strong>Effective Monday, August 2, 2021, face coverings are required in all City of Phoenix facilities (including Phoenix Public Library locations) regardless of vaccination status.​​​</strong></span>​<br></p><h1>About Making a Reservation<br></h1><p><br>To enter the building, customers MAY have an advance reservation or arrive for a drop-in 45-minute visit. Building entry is limited occupancy at this time.</p><p>Making an online reservation requires an email address. If you do not have an email address, you may make a drop-in visit (if available) at your library location.</p><p>Customers may make:</p><ul><li>1 advance reservation per day</li><li>Up to 4 advance reservations at one time for families or groups</li></ul><p>Groups larger than 4 individuals need to make arrangements with their library location by calling 602-262-4636.<br></p><p>Depending on availability, drop-in reservations are available up until 30 minutes past reservation start time.</p><p>If you fail to check in within 30 minutes of your expected arrival time, your advance reservation will be canceled.<br><br></p><h2>Make a reservation for an In-Building Visit<br></h2><ul><li><p><a href="https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/spaces?lid=12033" target="_blank"><strong>Burton Barr Central Library</strong></a></p></li><li><p><a href="https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/spaces?lid=12033" target="_blank"></a><a href="https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/spaces?lid=12031" target="_blank"><strong>Acacia Library​</strong></a><strong>​</strong><br></p></li><li><p><strong>​</strong><a href="https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/spaces?lid=12032" target="_blank"><strong>Agave Library</strong></a></p></li><li><p><a href="https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/spaces?lid=12032" target="_blank"></a><a href="https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/spaces?lid=12034" target="_blank"><strong>Century Library​</strong></a><strong>​</strong><br></p></li><li><p><a href="https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/spaces?lid=12035" target="_blank"><strong>Cesar Chavez Library</strong></a><br></p></li><li><p><a href="https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/spaces?lid=12036" target="_blank"><strong>Cholla Library</strong></a><br></p></li><li><p><strong>​</strong><a href="https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/spaces?lid=12037" target="_blank"><strong>Desert Broom Library​</strong></a></p></li><li><p><a href="https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/spaces?lid=12038" target="_blank"><strong>Desert Sage Library</strong></a><strong>​</strong></p></li><li><p><a href="https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/spaces?lid=12039" target="_blank"><strong>Harmon Library</strong></a></p></li><li><p><a href="https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/spaces?lid=12040" target="_blank"><strong>Ironwood Library</strong></a><br></p></li><li><p><a href="https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/spaces?lid=12041" target="_blank"><strong>Juniper Library</strong></a></p></li><li><p><a href="https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/spaces?lid=12042" target="_blank"><strong>Mesquite Library</strong></a></p></li><li><p><a href="https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/spaces?lid=12042" target="_blank"></a><a href="https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/spaces?lid=12043" target="_blank"><strong>Ocotillo Library & Workforce Literacy Center</strong></a><strong>​</strong><br></p></li><li><p><a href="https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/spaces?lid=12044" target="_blank"><strong>Palo Verde Library​​​​</strong></a></p></li><li><p><a href="https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/spaces?lid=12045"><strong>Saguaro Library​</strong></a></p></li><li><p><strong><a href="https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/spaces?lid=12046" target="_blank">South Mountain Community Library</a></strong><br></p></li><li><p><a href="https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/spaces?lid=12045"></a><a href="https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/spaces?lid=12047" target="_blank"><strong>Yucca Library</strong></a>​​<br><br></p></li></ul><div>Updated August 13, 2021​​<br></div><p><br></p></td></tr></tbody></table></div><p><br></p></div>

 

 

 

 

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Visit UsVisit Us<i class="fas fa-book-reader"></i>https://www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/about/library-updates/restoration-in-building-visitsVisit a Phoenix Public Library near you!<div class="ExternalClass1BF4434EE7F3431F8DA0A9A8A7C2B8A7"><p></p><div><table class="ms-formtable" border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" width="100%" style="margin-top:8px;"><tbody><tr><td valign="top" class="ms-formbody" width="350px"><p>Visit a Phoenix Public Library near you!</p><p><span style="background-color:transparent;">A​​ll </span><span style="background-color:transparent;">Phoenix Public Library locations​ are</span><span style="background-color:transparent;"> open to In-Building Visits</span><span style="background-color:transparent;">.</span><br></p><p><em>Para leer esta información en españ​ol, use ​el botón "Translate" de arriba​ para traducir la pá​gina.</em><span style="color:#262626;font-family:"segoe ui semilight", "segoe ui", segoe, tahoma, helvetica, arial, sans-serif;font-size:1.15em;">​​</span></p><p></p><p><strong style="color:#ff0000;">Advance reservations</strong> can be made up to three (3) days prior below or through the Library's Call Center at 602-262-4636. <br></p><p><font style="color:#ff0000;"><strong>D</strong></font><strong style="color:#ff0000;">rop-in customers</strong> may request a reservation at the door as available. Each facility's occupancy allowance will have a designated number dedicated to accommodating drop-in customers.​​​<br></p><p><span style="color:#ff0000;"></span><span style="color:#ff0000;">The City of Phoenix has updated its face covering policy to reflect recent changes by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). <strong>Effective Monday, August 2, 2021, face coverings are required in all City of Phoenix facilities (including Phoenix Public Library locations) regardless of vaccination status.​​​</strong></span>​<br></p><h1>About Making a Reservation<br></h1><p><br>To enter the building, customers MAY have an advance reservation or arrive for a drop-in 45-minute visit. Building entry is limited occupancy at this time.</p><p>Making an online reservation requires an email address. If you do not have an email address, you may make a drop-in visit (if available) at your library location.</p><p>Customers may make:</p><ul><li>1 advance reservation per day</li><li>Up to 4 advance reservations at one time for families or groups</li></ul><p>Groups larger than 4 individuals need to make arrangements with their library location by calling 602-262-4636.<br></p><p>Depending on availability, drop-in reservations are available up until 30 minutes past reservation start time.</p><p>If you fail to check in within 30 minutes of your expected arrival time, your advance reservation will be canceled.<br><br></p><h2>Make a reservation for an In-Building Visit<br></h2><ul><li><p><a href="https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/spaces?lid=12033" target="_blank"><strong>Burton Barr Central Library</strong></a></p></li><li><p><a href="https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/spaces?lid=12033" target="_blank"></a><a href="https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/spaces?lid=12031" target="_blank"><strong>Acacia Library​</strong></a><strong>​</strong><br></p></li><li><p><strong>​</strong><a href="https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/spaces?lid=12032" target="_blank"><strong>Agave Library</strong></a></p></li><li><p><a href="https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/spaces?lid=12032" target="_blank"></a><a href="https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/spaces?lid=12034" target="_blank"><strong>Century Library​</strong></a><strong>​</strong><br></p></li><li><p><a href="https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/spaces?lid=12035" target="_blank"><strong>Cesar Chavez Library</strong></a><br></p></li><li><p><a href="https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/spaces?lid=12036" target="_blank"><strong>Cholla Library</strong></a><br></p></li><li><p><strong>​</strong><a href="https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/spaces?lid=12037" target="_blank"><strong>Desert Broom Library​</strong></a></p></li><li><p><a href="https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/spaces?lid=12038" target="_blank"><strong>Desert Sage Library</strong></a><strong>​</strong></p></li><li><p><a href="https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/spaces?lid=12039" target="_blank"><strong>Harmon Library</strong></a></p></li><li><p><a href="https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/spaces?lid=12040" target="_blank"><strong>Ironwood Library</strong></a><br></p></li><li><p><a href="https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/spaces?lid=12041" target="_blank"><strong>Juniper Library</strong></a></p></li><li><p><a href="https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/spaces?lid=12042" target="_blank"><strong>Mesquite Library</strong></a></p></li><li><p><a href="https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/spaces?lid=12042" target="_blank"></a><a href="https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/spaces?lid=12043" target="_blank"><strong>Ocotillo Library & Workforce Literacy Center</strong></a><strong>​</strong><br></p></li><li><p><a href="https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/spaces?lid=12044" target="_blank"><strong>Palo Verde Library​​​​</strong></a></p></li><li><p><a href="https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/spaces?lid=12045"><strong>Saguaro Library​</strong></a></p></li><li><p><strong><a href="https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/spaces?lid=12046" target="_blank">South Mountain Community Library</a></strong><br></p></li><li><p><a href="https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/spaces?lid=12045"></a><a href="https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/spaces?lid=12047" target="_blank"><strong>Yucca Library</strong></a>​​<br><br></p></li></ul><div>Updated August 13, 2021​​<br></div><p><br></p></td></tr></tbody></table></div><p><br></p></div>restoration-of-in-building-visits

 

 

In-Building Visit Serviceshttps://www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/Lists/AddOnContent/DispForm.aspx?ID=93In-Building Visit Services93<div class="ExternalClass402D44409EF74826AE565FA79279B6BA"><p>​In-Building Reservations​ will allow access to:<br></p><ul><li>Computer and Internet access</li><li>Collection browsing<br></li><li>Printing, scanning, and copier service</li><li>Laptop and hotspot lending</li><li>Self-service checkout kiosks</li><li>Signing up for or renewing <a href="/services/borrowing/library-cards">library cards</a><br><br></li></ul></div>
Health and Safety Measureshttps://www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/Lists/AddOnContent/DispForm.aspx?ID=88Health and Safety Measures88<div class="ExternalClass52FE4933418E42F3847FE40D93780A61"><p>The following measures were reviewed by the City’s Health Advisors and will be implemented at all Library locations. <br></p><ul><li><p>Face coverings required in all City of Phoenix facilities, regardless of vaccination status. ​<br></p></li><li><p>Signage, similar to the CDC facilities entrance survey, will be prominent advising customers that, “If you have experienced any of the following symptoms in the past 48 hours, please do not enter."</p></li><li><p>Health shields at all staff service desks and customer computer workstations have been installed. </p></li><li><p>Social distancing at tables and furniture required. </p></li><li><p>Cleaning of computer workstations will occur between each session with approved cleaning product. </p></li><li><p>Daily on-site custodial staff to disinfect frequently touched surfaces and restrooms throughout the day. </p></li><li><p>Abundant availability of disinfectant wipes, hand sanitizer, and disposable masks for customers. </p></li><li><p>Implementation of a temporary bag policy limiting one backpack per person. </p></li><li><p>MERV13 air filters will be utilized and fresh air intake volume has been increased.​​</p></li></ul><br></div>
Future Phaseshttps://www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/Lists/AddOnContent/DispForm.aspx?ID=89Future Phases89<div class="ExternalClassA991947FA7AC4AEEA5F06D602F61757C"><p>​When Phoenix metrics indicate reduced or minimal spread benchmarks are met, all Phoenix Public Library locations will increase occupancy rate of the permitted public spaces occupancy levels for each location with outlined health and safety measures; ultimately returning to normal service hours and days of closure. <br></p></div>

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Make a Reservation for an In-Building Visit at Burton Barr Central LibraryMake a Reservation for an In-Building Visit at Burton Barr Central Library<i class="fas fa-calendar-check"></i>https://www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/Lists/Links/DispForm.aspx?ID=721https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/spaces?lid=12033New Window
Make a Reservation for an In-Building Visit at Acacia LibraryMake a Reservation for an In-Building Visit at Acacia Library<i class="fas fa-calendar-check"></i>https://www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/Lists/Links/DispForm.aspx?ID=733https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/spaces?lid=12031New Window
Make a Reservation for an In-Building Visit at Agave LibraryMake a Reservation for an In-Building Visit at Agave Library<i class="fas fa-calendar-check"></i>https://www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/Lists/Links/DispForm.aspx?ID=720https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/spaces?lid=12032New Window
Make a Reservation for an In-Building Visit at Century LibraryMake a Reservation for an In-Building Visit at Century Library<i class="fas fa-calendar-check"></i>https://www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/Lists/Links/DispForm.aspx?ID=734https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/spaces?lid=12034New Window
Make a Reservation for an In-Building Visit at Cesar Chavez LibraryMake a Reservation for an In-Building Visit at Cesar Chavez Library<i class="fas fa-calendar-check"></i>https://www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/Lists/Links/DispForm.aspx?ID=722https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/spaces?lid=12035New Window
Make a Reservation for an In-Building Visit at Cholla LibraryMake a Reservation for an In-Building Visit at Cholla Library<i class="fas fa-calendar-check"></i>https://www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/Lists/Links/DispForm.aspx?ID=723https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/spaces?lid=12036New Window
Make a Reservation for an In-Building Visit at Desert Broom LibraryMake a Reservation for an In-Building Visit at Desert Broom Library<i class="fas fa-calendar-check"></i>https://www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/Lists/Links/DispForm.aspx?ID=724https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/spaces?lid=12037New Window
Make a Reservation for an In-Building Visit at Desert Sage LibraryMake a Reservation for an In-Building Visit at Desert Sage Library<i class="fas fa-calendar-check"></i>https://www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/Lists/Links/DispForm.aspx?ID=729https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/spaces?lid=12038New Window
Make a Reservation for an In-Building Visit at Harmon LibraryMake a Reservation for an In-Building Visit at Harmon Library<i class="fas fa-calendar-check"></i>https://www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/Lists/Links/DispForm.aspx?ID=730https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/spaces?lid=12039New Window
Make a Reservation for an In-Building Visit at Ironwood LibraryMake a Reservation for an In-Building Visit at Ironwood Library<i class="fas fa-calendar-check"></i>https://www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/Lists/Links/DispForm.aspx?ID=725https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/spaces?lid=12040New Window
Make a Reservation for an In-Building Visit at Juniper LibraryMake a Reservation for an In-Building Visit at Juniper Library<i class="fas fa-calendar-check"></i>https://www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/Lists/Links/DispForm.aspx?ID=731https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/spaces?lid=12041New Window
Make a Reservation for an In-Building Visit at Mesquite LibraryMake a Reservation for an In-Building Visit at Mesquite Library<i class="fas fa-calendar-check"></i>https://www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/Lists/Links/DispForm.aspx?ID=726https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/spaces?lid=12042New Window
Make a Reservation for an In-Building Visit at Ocotillo Library & Workforce Literacy CenterMake a Reservation for an In-Building Visit at Ocotillo Library & Workforce Literacy Center<i class="fas fa-calendar-check"></i>https://www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/Lists/Links/DispForm.aspx?ID=735https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/spaces?lid=12043New Window
Make a Reservation for an In-Building Visit at Palo Verde LibraryMake a Reservation for an In-Building Visit at Palo Verde Library<i class="fas fa-calendar-check"></i>https://www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/Lists/Links/DispForm.aspx?ID=727https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/spaces?lid=12044New Window
Make a Reservation for an In-Building Visit at Saguaro LibraryMake a Reservation for an In-Building Visit at Saguaro Library<i class="fas fa-calendar-check"></i>https://www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/Lists/Links/DispForm.aspx?ID=732https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/spaces?lid=12045New Window
Make a Reservation for an In-Building Visit at South Mountain Community LibraryMake a Reservation for an In-Building Visit at South Mountain Community Library<i class="fas fa-calendar-check"></i>https://www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/Lists/Links/DispForm.aspx?ID=751https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/spaces?lid=12046New Window
Make a Reservation for an In-Building Visit at Yucca LibraryMake a Reservation for an In-Building Visit at Yucca Library<i class="fas fa-calendar-check"></i>https://www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/Lists/Links/DispForm.aspx?ID=736https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/spaces?lid=12047New Window

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Do you still offer Curbside Service?https://www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/Lists/FAQ/DispForm.aspx?ID=138Do you still offer Curbside Service?138<div class="ExternalClass2FBF696A5197465E8B9FD56A6CA6F535"><p>​Do you still offer Curbside Service?<br></p></div><div class="ExternalClassF0BAAFD9F4264F6AAD1F6EBCCED57AD0"><p>Not at this time. ​<br></p><p>Phoenix Public Library has suspended Curbside Service and has returned to all in-building service at all of its locations.  While we will not be providing Curbside Service during the summer months, the service will be reevaluated by Administration in the future.​</p><p> <a href="/about/library-updates">Learn more​</a>.<br><br></p></div>
Do I have to wear a mask when visiting a Phoenix Public Library location? What if I am vaccinated?https://www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/Lists/FAQ/DispForm.aspx?ID=139Do I have to wear a mask when visiting a Phoenix Public Library location? What if I am vaccinated?139<div class="ExternalClass66C60FB706E8420EADC19F86DF4DEA5C"><p>​Do I have to wear a mask when visiting a Phoenix Public Library location? What if I am vaccinated?<br></p></div><div class="ExternalClass0394D0D731F847839AEC513C5AA34DC1"><div><p>The City of Phoenix has updated its face covering policy to reflect recent changes by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). <strong>Effective Monday, August 2, 2021, face coverings are required in all City of Phoenix facilities (including Phoenix Public Library locations) regardless of vaccination status.​​</strong>​​<br></p></div></div>
Can I check out physical materials with an eCard?https://www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/Lists/FAQ/DispForm.aspx?ID=137Can I check out physical materials with an eCard?137<div class="ExternalClass22EEF3655B01450987D960D40D45272A"><p>​Can I check out physical materials with an eCard?<br></p></div><div class="ExternalClass0E038917FE36428DAFF07D6685AEE195"><p>As of Tuesday, July 6, eCards are only available for accessing online resources. </p><p>Customers who have been using eCards to check out physical materials will need to come into a <a href="/locations">Phoenix Public Library location</a> to upgrade their eCard to a full borrowing privilege card in order to continue checking out physical materials.​<br></p><p>For specific details about your account, please reach out to a Phoenix Public Library staff member or <a href="/services/ask-us" target="_blank">Ask Us​</a>.<br></p><p><br></p></div>