Both Salem Public Library locations are currently closed to the public due to COVID-19. No contact, by-appointment-only Curbside Service is available at Salem Public Library at Broadway, 1400 Broadway St NE.
Curbside Service includes holds pickup and return of checked out library materials, both by appointment only. Library bookdrops are otherwise closed. Patrons are encouraged to keep materials at home until reopening. No fines will be charged when late items are returned to Salem Public Library.
Staff are still available for you. Learn More about how to reach us and virtual services that are available 24/7. Check the City's
COVID-19 information center for all City service impacts.
Access your Chemeketa Cooperative Regional Library Service (CCRLS) account to renew items, check on holds and fines or find out if the item you want is available.
Search the catalog or access your CCRLS account
Do you have holds listed as available for pick up at SPL at Broadway or West Salem?
Make a no-contact Curbside Service appointment
Families are invited to join Youth Services staff online each week for stories, songs, and fingerplays. New online storytimes are published on the library's Facebook page using #splathome each Monday and Saturday in English and Thursday in Spanish.
Email: [email protected]
Mientras la biblioteca está cerrada al público, comparte el amor de literatura con su familia viendo nuestras SPL Hora de Cuentos en el Hogar.
Cada pequeño episodio, lanzado cada jueves, tiene canciones y rimas de algunos de nuestros libros favoritos.
Tenemos muchas ganas de verlos en la biblioteca, pero mientras tanto, por favor disfruten de nuestros episodios de Hora de Cuentos en el Hogar desde la seguridad de su propia casa. Visita https://www.facebook.com/@CiudaddeSalemOregon o https://www.facebook.com/spl.oregon/ #splathome
Middle and high school-aged youth are invited for a very chill night of chatting on Zoom while creating art. Bring your own supplies to create art that makes you happy. Toward the end, everyone will have a (totally optional) chance to create digital art gallery and show/talk about what they made.
Sign up to get Art Night information. You will get the Zoom ID by email the day before the event.
Families with preschoolers are invited to join Youth Services staff for special LIVE storytimes the first Saturday of each month. This Saturday we will feature Fall-themed stories, songs and rhymes. Sign up at
https://form.cityofsalem.net/s3/Storytime-Live-at-SPL to receive a Zoom meeting invitation and passcode.