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Seed LibrarySeed Library<div class="ExternalClassC62CEC00669E4ACB9D797C22639E79C8"><p>​Ordinarily the Seed Library offers a wide variety of fruit, vegetable and perennial seeds available for check out to Phoenix Public Library customers.  Limited seed packets are available for checkout at Curbside Service. Ask your favorite Phoenix Public Library location if seeds are available next time you are at Curbside Service.<br></p></div>





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Curbside ServiceCurbside Service up your holds in an easy, contact-free way! Learn more about this service.<div class="ExternalClass7BD09E7ACC2A4100BBE6C618A525D689"><h2>​Pick up your holds in an easy, contact-free way! Learn more about this service.<br></h2><p>Curbside Service is not available at South Mountain Community Library at this time.<br></p><p>Learn more about the restoration of <a href="/about/library-updates/restoration-in-building-visits">In-Building Visits​</a>.<br></p><h2>​Check out: Library-To-Go!</h2><p>Pulling up into Curbside Service means more than just picking up holds!</p><p>Choose a book bundle. Choose a bundle of DVDs. Be delighted!</p><p>Ask your local Phoenix Public Library location about available Library-To-Go collections.</p><h2>Step One:</h2><p>Reserve your items through My Account.​​<br></p><h2>Step Two:</h2><p>After you receive your notice that your item(s) are available, drive, bike or walk to your library location during <strong>Curbside Service hours</strong>. <em>To reduce the spread of COVID-19, wear a face covering and follow appropriate social distancing at all times.</em></p><p> <strong>Curbside Service hours for Acacia Library, Century Library, Ocotillo Library & Workforce Literacy Center, and Yucca Library:</strong></p><p>Monday through Saturday<br>8 a.m. to noon</p><p>Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday<br>3:30 to 5:30 p.m.<br></p><p><strong>Curbside Service hours for </strong><strong>Burton Barr Central Library, Agave Library, ​Cesar Chavez Library, Cholla Library, Desert Broom Library, Desert Sage Library, Harmon Library, ​Ironwood Library, Juniper Library, Mesquite Library, Palo Verde Library, and Saguaro Library:</strong><br></p><p>Monday through Saturday<br>9:30 a.m. to noon​<br></p><p>Then, follow posted instructions.</p><ul><li>You do not need to call ahead or book an appointment.</li><li>Be sure to bring your cell phone and library card or account number (located along the bottom of the bar code on the back of your card) with you.</li></ul><h2>Step Three:</h2><p>Follow posted instructions:</p><ul><li>Please wait in your car</li><li>Call the posted phone number and have your library card number ready</li><li>Library staff will checkout your held item(s) and deliver them to the trunk or rear of your vehicle<br></li></ul></div>











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