Contactless Curbside

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Contactless Curbside Pick Up

While our building remains closed to the public, we are excited to announce starting June 15, 2020 Calumet City Public Library cardholders may pick up holds via Contactless Curbside!
  1. Place up to five (5) holds per library card through the online catalog or call us at (708) 862-6220. For juvenile materials, ages 0 to 12, please dial the Youth Services department at extension 3. For all other materials, please dial Adult Services at extension 2.

  2. We will send you a confirmation when your holds are ready for pick up. Depending on your notice preference, you will be notified by phone, email or text message.

    Pick up your holds during Contactless Curbside hours.
    Monday - Friday
    9:30AM - 11:30AM
    1:30PM - 3:30PM

  3. When you arrive at the library, locate the Contactless Curbside spots at the east end of the pull through. There are two spots marked with cones. Pull into the first available spot and note the signage on the curb.

  4. Text the posted number on the signage that you have arrived.

  5. When prompted, choose the number spot you are in.

  6. When prompted, enter your name and library card number.

  7. A staff member will confirm that you are able to open your trunk. If not, we will leave your bag of items on the curbside by your door. Please remain in your vehicle for the entirety of your transaction.

  8. Enjoy your items! A receipt with return due dates will be included with your items.


Reference Services

While our building may remain closed, our staff is still available to answer your questions! Contact us via phone, email or Facebook message for service.

24/7 Digital Services

CCPL card holders can access library resources, including eBooks, audiobooks, music, video and online resources, 24/7 on our website.