During the Safer-at-Home order the Louisville Public Library will continue to be closed to the public. Curbside Holds Pick-Up is available by appointment and drop-in, Wednesday – Friday 11 am to 6:15 pm and on Sunday’s from 1 to 5 pm. The drive-up book drop, in the Via Artista alley on the west side of the building, will be open from 1 pm Sunday through 6 pm Friday. View more information about Curbside Holds Pick-Up & Book Returns.  For more information about all City facilities, visit the COVID-19 webpage.

Borrow a Laptop

If you have a valid Louisville Library card and are age 18 or older, you may borrow a laptop to use in the Library. You will also need to sign the Laptop Loan Agreement.

Laptop Lending Policy

Laptop Loan Agreement

Get A Library Card

To apply for a Library card, you will need to complete a short application, which is available online or at the Circulation Desk. You will need to bring the application to the Library for final processing and verification.

Library Card Application

If you don't have a card and would like to use the Library's online resources, you may sign up for a temporary library card.

More about library cards

Pay My Fees Online

Log in to your account and look for the Pay Now button. You will then be directed to a secure page where you can enter your credit card information. Fees must be over $1.00 to be processed.

My Account

Renew Materials

Most items can be renewed if there are no holds on that item

Items can be renewed online or by calling 303-774-3798

You may also call the Circulation Desk directly, 303-335-4822.

Reserve Space at the Library

The Library has 2 public meetings rooms and 6 study spaces.

More about Space at the Library

Sign Up for Account Text Notifications

You can set up a wide variety of text notifications for your Library accounts.

More about text notifications


Read the Volunteers Policy and download an application (pdf).

See a list of volunteer job descriptions.

You may return your completed form to the Library, or you may fax (303-335-4833) or scan/email to your completed form to the volunteer coordinator.

Volunteer Coordinator


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