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Visiting a LibraryMasks are still required at all locations.  
Most locations have resumed normal hours.
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. 
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. 
Although the greater part of Main Library is closed for facility upgrades through fall 2022, the Main Library lobby is open for walk-in holds pickup and library card sign-ups.
No public computers, printing, copier, or restrooms will be accessible in the Main Library lobby at this time.  
While the greater part of the Main Library’s building remains closed to the public, it will continue to offer appointments to visit the Digital Media Lab and Northwest Room for specialty services.
Services available during your visit:​​
(Except for Digital Media Lab and Northwest Room)
When visiting, please:
Please do not enter the library if you are sick, experiencing symptoms of COVID-19, or have recently been in contact with someone who has a confirmed or suspected case.
Make an Appointment to Visit the Northwest Room or Digital Media Lab
Appointments must be made at least 12 hours in advance. 
Digital Media Lab
  • 3:00 - 5:00 p.m.
  • 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Northwest Room
  • 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
  • 2:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Schedule an Appointment (online or by phone)  - Select a location
Digital Media Lab
1102 Tacoma Avenue South
Tacoma WA 98402
Phone: (253) 280-2812
Northwest Room
1102 Tacoma Avenue South
Tacoma WA 98402
Phone: (253) 280-2814
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