• Materials may be returned during Contactless Materials Pick-Up & Drop-Off hours. All book drop boxes remain locked, materials should only be placed in designated return containers.

  • All due dates and late fines are suspended during the closure.

  • Librarians are available to assist you online and by phone. Visit ask.nolalibrary.org any time or call any Library location during operating hours for more information.

  • Orleans Parish residents without a Library account can sign up for a temporary one at getacard.nolalibrary.org.

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Virtual Programs

Just because our doors are closed doesn't mean we aren't continuing to provide entertaining and educational programming.

We've partnered with Flyte, a New Orleans based nonprofit, to provide two free virtual personal finance series each week about managing money during COVID-19. Virtual Personal Finance Series

In addition to our weekly virtual storytime, we've enhanced our partnership with The Tulane University Pebbles Center to present a weekly La hora del cuento virtual/Virtual Storytime.

We have more virtual programs coming your way soon.

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Library Service Update

We are very happy to announce that Library users can now safely and easily request and return materials through our new Contactless Materials Pick-Up & Drop-Off service. Instructions and additional information can be found on the Contactless Materials Pick-Up & Drop-Off service page.

Something for Everyone

Did you know you can access free streaming movies, online homework help, e-Books and audiobooks, virtual storytimes, genealogy resources, downloadable music, online language learning, magazines and newspapers, and so much more from any place at any time? All of this is available, just FOR YOU.

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Play-at-Home Bingo Keeps Us Connected

The Library impacts individuals every day in big and small ways. During quarantine, play-at-home bingo kept families connected to the Library. Read about how it affected one family here.

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