Back to top

Hawthorne Library

front of Hawthorne Library

Hawthorne Library is open for limited service by appointment. See currently available services for more details.

2707 E Washington Ave
Madison, WI 53704

Curbside Pickup & Returns

  • Call 608-246-4548 (curbside only) or schedule an appointment online for curbside pickup at Hawthorne Library
  • 10am-6pm Mon-Fri, 12-5pm Sat
  • Return books to our book drop 24/7

Reference Assistance & Holds Requests

  • Call our centralized reference line at 608-266-6300 to place holds, request materials, or for more information about library services and online collections. Please note: this line is not answered by Hawthorne Library staff.
  • Service hours: 10am-6pm Mon-Fri, 12-5pm Sat

Computers, Internet & Printing

  • Temporarily unavailable. Closed to the public through at least April 17th for a maintenance project.

Articles featuring Hawthorne Library

Most Madison Public Libraries Closed for Election

Library Closed

The following libraries will be closed Tuesday, April 6 to serve as polling places in the Spring Election:

  • Alicia Ashman Library
  • Central Library
  • Hawthorne Library
  • Lakeview Library
  • Meadowridge Library
  • Pinney Library
  • Sequoya Library
Apr 6, 2021