Updated October 15, 2021:
The Wichita Public Library is operating in compliance with OSHA and Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC) guidance. Services are available except as noted below.
The Friends of the Wichita Public Library Used Bookstore inside the Advanced Learning Library is open by appointment only.
Precautions are in place for the safety of customers and staff, including:
If you are unable to come inside the library, you may use curbside or drive-up window services. The Angelou, Rockwell, Walters, and Westlink branches have designated parking stalls for curbside. The Advanced Learning Library and Alford branch have drive-up windows. The Evergreen temporary location is available for walk-up service.
If you use this service, you can place items on hold through the online catalog or call your preferred library location during regular business hours for staff assistance. Notifications will be sent once your holds are available for pickup. There is no fee for requesting items, but there is a $1 unclaimed fee for each item not picked up during the hold period.
The Library offers digital services that cardholders can use to stay informed and entertained, including: