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Service Hours Update
July 14, 2021
Tacoma Public Library is now offering more in-building hours! Most locations have resumed their pre-pandemic hours. 
You do not need an appointment for general library visits. However, you can make an appointment to visit the Northwest Room or Digital Media Lab at Main Library through the Visit a Library page
Current hours by location:  
Fern Hill, Main*, Moore, South Tacoma, Swasey, and Wheelock Libraries 
Tuesdays and Wednesdays 12–8 p.m. 
Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays 10 a.m.–6 p.m. 
*Main Library is under construction through fall 2022 and has limited services. Main’s Lobby is open for books and materials check-out, library sign-ups, and program kit pick up. Public restrooms, printing, copies, and computer use are not available. 
Kobetich and Mottet Libraries 
Tuesdays and Wednesdays 
12–3 p.m. 
Closed 3–4 p.m. 
4–8 p.m. 
Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays 
10 a.m.–1 p.m.
Closed 1–2 p.m.
2 –6 p.m. 
To learn more about visiting libraries and to make appointments for the Northwest Room and Digital Media Lab at Main Library, please check out our Visit a Library page
Patrons must continue to wear masks and practice social distancing while visiting libraries.   
TPL continues to offer virtual programs, services, and assistance, as well as contactless holds pickup for patrons who do not wish to enter library buildings.    
For the most up-to-date information on library services, visit tacomalibrary.org/tpl-now​
Thank you for your support. Please remember that masks are still required during your visit. 
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