Service at Salem Public Library

Main floor of the Salem Public Library

Salem Public Library is now open to the public.

The Main Library, 585 Liberty St. SE, offers browsing, check out, new library cards, holds pickup, and public computer use. The library is open:

  • 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Tuesday
  • 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Wednesday
  • 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Thursday
  • 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Friday
  • 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday

The Friends of Salem Public Library Bookstore is open near the front entrance from 11 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday.

Know before you come:

  • Some services/areas will be temporarily unavailable, including: in-person programs and storytimes; meeting rooms; Discovery Room; Teen Scene Room; the Plaza Level; and the West Salem Branch.

Curbside Service by appointment is available from 12-3 p.m. Sundays. The library building is closed to the public on Curbside Service days.

The outdoor book return at the Main Library is available 24/7.

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Salem Public Library

Tuesday 10 a.m.-7 p.m.
Wednesday 10 a.m.-7 p.m.
Thursday 10 a.m.-7 p.m.
Friday 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Saturday 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Sunday 1-5 p.m.

Curbside Service Hours (by appointment only; library building closed to the public):
Sunday 10-11 a.m.


Virtual Library services are available 24/7. Download free eBooks, eAudiobooks, and movies, do research, find information, and study.
585 Liberty ST SE
Salem OR 97301
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