Coronavirus Updates

The Carson City Library is reopening with limited services in accordance with Nevada's Roadmap to Recovery plan. Please visit for information relating to city services.

When You Visit

  • Beginning June 8, 2020 the library is open limited hours Monday through Friday, 1 - 6 pm.
  • Curbside pickup appointments are available Monday through Friday 10 am - 12 pm. Call (775) 283-7590 or email to make an appointment.
  • Help the library stay open! Masks or face coverings are required to be worn inside the library building. Don't have a mask? Ask for one at the front desk (limited availability). Face coverings should cover your nose and mouth at all times.
  • Practice social distancing by staying at least 6 feet away from others whenever possible.

What's Available

  • Browse and check out books, movies, audiobooks and music during open hours.
  • Place holds online through the library catalog and pick them up at the library or make a curbside appointment.
  • At this time seating, computers, and digital equipment are not available. The @Two Digital Media Lab and Capital Makers makerspace are closed.
  • Wifi is on in the library and can also be used in areas of the parking lot close to the building.
  • Participate in virtual programs wherever you are.
  • Access library databases and our OverDrive ebooks, audiobooks, and streaming video at home or on the go.
  • Stand-up express computer stations are now available on the first floor. Usage is limited to 30 minute sessions.

Things to Know

  • Items may be returned to the outside book drops or inside during open hours 
  • As always, the Carson City Library does not charge overdue fines
  • Check our calendar for current hours and information on virtual programs
  • All outreach and homebound services are suspended
  • Learn more about using your library from home
  • Carson City residents without a library card can get an Instant Digital Card when signing into our OverDrive collection or request a temporary Internet library card through Ask a Librarian for access to all digital resources

Keep in Touch

  • Email us questions through Ask a Librarian
  • Ask Hank for digital book recommendations for kids
  • Follow us on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter for updates and virtual programs
  • Subscribe to our YouTube Channel for virtual programs and activities
  • Get emailed updates on programs and resources by signing up for our newsletter

Information on COVID-19