Due to a suspected or confirmed case of COVID-19, Warr Acres Library is currently closed. In accordance with CDC guidelines, the library will be disinfected. We expect to reopen on Saturday, September 19, 2020. 

The Ralph Ellison Library is providing curbside services only until further notice. Watch our website for updates about Ralph Ellison’s reopening.


All Metro Library locations are in the "Grab & Go" stage. In this stage, customers can come into a library to use a computer, print/copy/fax/scan, and briefly browse the shelves. Masks are required. Click here for more information.

Curbside Pick Up



Service Began

Curbside pick up of holds began on Monday, May 4.



Updated Hours*
Beginning on August 31, 2020

  • Monday - Thursday: 1 - 7pm
  • Friday: 1 - 6pm
  • Saturday: 1 - 5pm
  • Sunday: 1 - 6pm

*Curbside delivery for Harrah, Jones, Luther, Nicoma Park, and Wright will operate within their regular hours of operation.




When your holds are ready, arrive at your library, call us, press 3, and we will bring the materials to your car.

Want children's materials?  You can request an additional "Bonus Bag" to be included in your checkout. Let our staff know what theme you want - in one word - and we'll specially pack five books or DVDs that your kids will love. Just let us know the theme, if you want books or DVDs (or a mix of both) and the age group - preschool, read to me books, board books, JFiction. We'll handle the rest.

Holds will be placed in the your trunk, truck bed, or SUV cargo hold.



Returning Items?

Returns must be made using our exterior book drops until further notice.