Thanksgiving Closing
All IndyPL locations will close at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, November 25 and remain closed on Thursday, November 26 in observance of Thanksgiving.
Additionally, the Flanner House branch will be closed on Friday, November 27 due to the Flanner House Community Center's holiday schedule.

Text a Librarian! 317-333-6877

Ask a Librarian

You can now send questions to librarians using the text message feature of your cell phone! Text-a-Librarian at 317-333-6877 for answers to your reference questions!

By Email

Get answers to reference questions, catalog searching advice, and online database help via email.

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By Phone

Call 317-275-4100 to speak directly with a librarian during Central Library's hours of operation.

By Text

You can text a librarian* by using the text message feature of your cell phone. Send your reference questions to 317-333-6877 and a text response will be sent to your phone. When the Library is closed, a reply is sent the next business day.

*Text-a-Librarian is a free service, although standard wireless provider text rates may apply. Wireless phone numbers are kept confidential.

In Person

Visit any of our library locations for one-on-one assistance.