Library Services During COVID-19

The health and safety of the community is the library's first priority in response to the continuing COVID-19 pandemic.  To limit exposure of the virus to you and your loved ones, library staff are diligently working on offering more services through contactless ways.  Although the library building is not currently accessible to the public, members can now enjoy the following services:

Checkout Books with Contactless Curbside Pickup

You can checkout any book from the library's large collection through our new Contactless Curbside Pickup Service. Just go here, login with your library card, search for the book you'd like to read, and click the reserve button. A library staff member will then call you to schedule a time for you to pickup your book.  Contactless delivery is available for those with physical limitations through our Outreach Service (call 502-839-6420 for more details).

Enjoy Movies and TV Shows with Contactless Curbside Pickup

In addition to the thousands of books available for checkout, library members can also checkout DVDs through Contactless Curbside Pickup.  To checkout DVDs, all you need to do is go to the online catalog, login with your library card, search for the movie or TV show you would like to watch, and click the reserve button. We'll then call you to schedule a pickup time.

Online Programs for Adults and Children

Enjoy a wide variety of programs for adults and children safely by watching them online!  Library staff are continually creating new and interesting video programs for the community.  You can watch them on Facebook by going here.

Always Available Digital Resources

Members of the Anderson Public Library have free access to thousands of ebooks, audiobooks, movies, music, and much more for all ages.  The library's digital resources are always available from wherever there is an internet connection.  Check them out by clicking here.

Printing Through Curbside Pickup

Do you have documents to print but don't have access to a printer?  No problem!  The library is now offering printing services through Contactless Curbside Pickup.  All you need to do is email your document to memberservices@andersonpubliclibrary.org and a library staff member will call you to schedule a time for pickup.  Prints are $0.15 a page for black and while and $0.50 for color.

Wifi Availability

Although the library building is not accessible to the public, wifi is available for those who need internet connection.  Wifi can be accessed during daytime hours from the parking spots closest to the building.

Call for Help

Librarians and staff are available to help answer your questions and reserve items for you.  All you need to do is call the library at (502) 839-6420 Monday through Friday from 9am to 6pm.