Book lovers rejoice! Starting today, the Madison Public Library branches are now open for expanded in-person services for the first time in over a year. Since this morning, patrons have been flocking to their local branches to use library resources and check out piles of books. “It’s like a party,” says Rebecca Millerjohn, youth services […]
The Madison Public Libraries reopened today across Madison. The buildings have been closed to the public for more than a year, offering only curbside pickup during the pandemic. Earlier this month, the Madison Board approved a reopening plan, choosing today’s date as the official reopening to give staff two weeks’ notice about the reopening. […]
Damita Brown talks with Tana Elias from Madison Public Library about the work the library is doing teaming up with the census and helping people be sure to be counted.
Starting next Monday, the Madison Public Library will begin offering curbside pick-up. Madison residents with a valid library card will be able to place holds on materials online and then pick up their holds without leaving their car. The curbside pick-up is one of the first steps the library system has taken towards reopening. Earlier […]
What new services are provided from the Madison Public Libraries? How are they benefitting the community? Today Patty Peltekos talks with Martha Van Pelt, director of the South Central Library System, and Tana Elias, Digital Services & Marketing Manager on public libraries and their services.