Central Library has free rapid COVID-19 test kits available on the first floor.
1 box (each box has two rapid tests) per individual or 5 per household. First come first served — no reserving or picking up for others.



Hours by Location

Administration

Location

Central Library, third floor
315 S. Rose St.
Kalamazoo, MI 49007
Phone (269) 553-7800
Fax (269) 553-7999

Open Hours

Mon–Fri: 9 am–5 pm
Sat–Sun: Closed

Alma Powell (POW)

Address

1000 W. Paterson St.
Kalamazoo, MI 49007
(269) 553-7800 | Contact
Directions, Free parking

Open Hours

Mon: 1 pm–6 pm
Tue: 1 pm–8 pm
Wed: 1 pm–6 pm
Thu: 10 am–6 pm
Fri: 10 am–5 pm
Sat: 10 am–2 pm
Sun: Closed

Return Materials

Drive-up boxes are located directly in front of the main entrance.

Central (CEN)

Address

315 S. Rose St.
Kalamazoo, MI 49007
(269) 553-7800 | Contact
Directions, Parking

Open Hours

Mon–Thu: 9 am–8 pm
Fri: 9 am–6 pm
Sat: 10 am–5 pm
Sun: Closed

Return Materials

• Walk-up boxes are located to the right of the main entrance.
• Drive-up boxes are located in the south parking lot next to the garage.

Eastwood (EAS)

Address

1112 Gayle Ave.
Kalamazoo, MI 49048
(269) 553-7800 | Contact
Directions, Free parking

Open Hours

Mon: 1 pm–8 pm
Tue–Wed: 1 pm–6 pm
Thu: 10 am–6 pm
Fri: 10 am–5 pm
Sat: 10 am–2 pm
Sun: Closed

Return Materials

Drive-up boxes are located near the main entrance.

Oshtemo (OSH)

Address

7265 W. Main St.
Kalamazoo, MI 49009
(269) 553-7800 | Contact
Directions, Free parking

Open Hours

Mon–Tue: 10 am–8 pm
Wed–Thu: 10 am–6 pm
Fri–Sat: 10 am–5 pm
Sun: Closed

Return Materials

Walk-up boxes are located directly in front of the main entrance.

Washington Square (WSQ)

Address

1244 Portage St.
Kalamazoo, MI 49001
(269) 553-7800 | Contact
Directions, Free parking

Open Hours

Mon–Tue: 1 pm–6 pm
Wed: 1 pm–8 pm
Thu: 10 am–6 pm
Fri: 10 am–5 pm
Sat: 10 am–2 pm
Sun: Closed

Return Materials

Walk-up boxes are located in the southeast corner of the parking lot.

Friends Bookstore

Address

Central Library, lower level
315 S. Rose St.
Kalamazoo, MI 49007
(269) 553-7820
Directions, Parking

Bookstore and Curbside Pickup Hours

Wed: 12 pm–6 pm
Thu–Sat: 10 am–4 pm

Shop online for curbside pickup

The Friends Donation by Appointment is open. Call (269) 553-7950, and our volunteer will telephone you to discuss your collection and set an appointment.

Idea Lab

Location

Central Library, third floor
315 S. Rose St.
Kalamazoo, MI 49007
(269) 553-7826 | Contact
Directions, Parking

Open Hours

Mon: 12 pm–5 pm
Wed: 12 pm–5 pm
Fri: 12 pm–6 pm
Sat: 12 pm–5 pm

Law Library

Address

Central Library, lower level
315 S. Rose St.
Kalamazoo, MI 49007
Phone: (269) 553-7920 | Contact
Directions, Parking

Open Hours

Mon–Tue: 9 am–5 pm
Wed–Thu: 9 am–8 pm
Fri: 9 am–6 pm
Sat: 10 am–2 pm
Sun: Closed

Local History

Location

Central Library, second floor
315 S. Rose St.
Kalamazoo, MI 49007
Phone: (269) 553-7808
Fax: (269) 553-7959
Contact Local History

Open Hours

Mon–Thu: 9 am–8 pm
Fri: 9 am–6 pm
Sat: 10 am–5 pm
Sun: Closed

ONEplace

Location

Central Library, second floor
315 S. Rose St.
Kalamazoo, MI 49007
(269) 553-7910
Contact ONEplace

Open Hours

Mon–Fri: 10 am–6 pm
Sat: 10 am–5 pm
Sun: Closed

Holiday Closings and Seasonal Hours

Saturday, January 1, 2022 Closed New Year’s Day
Sunday, April 17, 2022 Closed Easter Sunday
Monday May 30, 2022 Closed Memorial Day
Monday June 20, 2022 Closed Juneteenth Day
Monday, July 4, 2022 Closed for Independence Day
Monday, September 5, 2022 Closed Labor Day
Wednesday, November 23, 2022 Closed at 5:00 pm for Thanksgiving
Thursday, November 24, 2022 Closed Thanksgiving
Saturday, December, 24, 2022 Closed Christmas Eve
Sunday, December 25, 2022 Closed Christmas Day
Monday, December 26, 2022 Closed for Christmas
Saturday, December 31, 2022 Closed for New Year’s Eve
Sunday, January 1, 2023 Closed New Year’s Day
Monday, January 16, 2023 Closed Martin Luther King Jr. Day

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