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Eleanor Murphy Public Library is temporarily closed for repairs due to damages caused by flooding. Please use either the Bailey Cove or Main libraries for services. We apologize for your inconvenience. A firm re-opening date has not been established. Thank you.

Board meeting time changed

The board meeting scheduled for Wednesday, June 16 will take place at 2pm instead 4pm in the Board Room.

Food for Fines is back!

June 1 - 7: All HMCPL branches will offer Food for Fines! For each non-perishable food item you bring in, we'll forgive $1 in overdue fines from your library card. Read more »

All branches closed Sunday

All branches with normal Sunday hours will be closed on Sunday, April 4 in observance of Easter.

Big Read Kick-Off: The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

Saturday, March 27: HMCPL and Burritt on the Mountain team up for the Big Read Kick-Off event. Learn more

Madison Public Library closed March 8-9

Madison Public Library will be closed Monday, March 8 and Tuesday, March 9.

Our Madison branch will be closed to the public on these two days to prepare for RFID. The bookdrop will be available for patron use during this time. Check our locations page to find another branch nearby. Need to renew your items and can't get to a branch? Call the circulation desk at (256) 532-5984 or log in to iBistro. Be sure to have your library card number and PIN handy.

Date, time change for next Library Board meeting

The monthly meeting of the library's board of directors has been moved to Wednesday, November 14, at 1:15 p.m. at the Main Library, 915 Monroe St.   Read more »

Get ready for the Fall 2012 Little Learners Workshop

The Kiwanis Little Learners Workshop is back for a fall 2012 session. Sign up now for this free program. Read more »

The College Readiness Series

Join us for the 5-week College Readiness series, where guest speakers will discuss writing college admissions essays, interviewing for jobs, the college admissions process, preparing for the ACT/SAT, and college financial aid. Read more »

Teen Night: BBC Jubilee

Teens, join us at Bailey Cove as we discuss some of our favorite BBC shows, such as Dr. Who and Sherlock on September 25, beginning at 6 p.m. Read more »

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