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Thursday, July 4 for Independence Day.

Special Library Hours at M.L. King Branch

M.L. King Branch will be open on Wednesday, June 19 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. There will be no access to the parking lot or surrounding streets due to the Juneteenth Day Celebration.

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Renewals

Online

  • Log into your account
  • Enter the numbers on the back of your library card (no spaces) and your Personal Identification Number (PIN).
  • If you do not have a PIN, enter your library card number and Submit. You will be prompted to enter a new PIN.
  • From within your account, select the boxes next to the items you want to renew.
  • Click on the Renew Selected Items button.
  • Overdue items can be renewed, but fines will be calculated.

By Phone

  • You will need your library card number and the barcode numbers of the books you want to renew.
  • Dial 414.277.0183
  • Follow the voice prompts.