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Central Library

Central exterior main entrance

See currently available services for more details.

201 W Mifflin St
Madison, WI 53703

Available Services

  • Pick up your holds in person or browse the shelves.
  • Use our self-serve holds pickup & self-check machines for a fast and contactless pickup experience or call 608-266-6357 if you need an accommodation.
  • Call 608-266-6300 for Reference Assistance or to place holds at this location.
  • Public computers are available for walk-up service. Call 608-266-6300 to make a reservation in advance. Learn more about computers, internet, and printing services at the Central Library.
  • Return books to our book drop 24/7.
  • Service hours: 10am-6pm Mon-Fri, 12-5pm Sat.

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Storytimes in the Park

Storytime in the Park

Madison Public Library is hosting Storytimes in the Park in conjunction with Madison Parks' Movies in the Park this summer. 

Jul 8, 2021

Renew Your Library Card

Library Card CIO

More Madison Public Library accounts than usual will be expiring over the next 6 months, here's more info on why accounts are expiring and how to renew your account!

Jul 7, 2021