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Your Library Is Now Late Fine Free & Old Fines Cleared

Why? Because we don't want late fines to stop our community from using all the awesome resources and services that The Library has to offer!

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Your Library Is Now Late Fine Free & Old Fines Cleared

Curbside Pickup & Computer Use Only

All IndyPL locations are currently ONLY open for curbside pickup and first-come, first-served computer use.

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Out of an abundance of caution due to Covid-19, Library branches may close without notice or have adjusted services due to cleaning or staffing.

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Everything you need to know about the digital services available to you at home using your IndyPL library card.

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LIVE Virtual Story Time

LIVE Virtual Story Time

Library Services Center

Preschoolers and their families are invited for an online story time presented by children's librarians and staff from The Indianapolis Public Library. This program will be led by Liz Slawson from the Lawrence Branch.

Mental Health and Safety in Challenging Times

Mental Health and Safety in Challenging Times

Library Services Center

The COVID-19 crisis has taken a toll on mental health both collectively and individually. This workshop will teach you ways to protect your own mental health when dealing with a crisis and how to recognize the signs and symptoms in others who may be experiencing mental health challenges.

Playdate With a Book

Playdate With a Book

Library Services Center

Come play with your library friends and have fun developing early literacy skills! We will read all types of stories, sing songs, and demonstrate a craft or activity that can be done together with materials you already have at home.

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