Frequently Asked Questions

Find what you need in our searchable FAQ.

What are your hours of operation?

267 views   |   0 Vote this question as useful.   2 Vote this question as not useful.   |   Last updated on Nov 30, 2021    Kiosk

 

HOURS OF OPERATION 

  • Monday-Thursday: 9-9pm 
  • Friday: 9-6pm  
  • Saturday: 9-5pm 
  • Sunday: 1-6pm 

*The hours for Harrah, Jones, Luther, Nicoma Park, and Wright vary from the hours listed above. 

**Phone and digital support is available: M-Th: 9-9pm; Fr: 9-6pm; Sat: 9-5pm; Sun: 1-6pm

We also have a 24-hour kiosk at Mitch Park in Edmond where you can pick up and drop off library materials. For more information about the kiosk, visit this page.
 

CURBSIDE HOURS

  • Sunday-Friday: 1-6pm
  • Saturday: 1-5pm

Curbside delivery for Harrah, Jones, Luther, Nicoma Park, and Wright will operate within their regular hours of operation.
 

IN-LIBRARY SERVICES

Self-Service copying, faxing, printing, and scanning

  • Make copies, send faxes, print documents, or scan documents. 
  • Faxing and scanning are free.
  • Costs to make copies or print: black and white-$0.10/page, color-$0.50/page.

Browsing, checkout, holds, and materials

  • You can browse the shelves and retrieve your holds from the hold shelf.
  • Use a self-check machine, use the Metro Checkout app, or have staff help you check out. 
  • Interlibrary Loan (ILL) service is available to borrow materials from libraries outside of our system.
  • Our Suggest a Title service is available to recommend materials for purchase.

Public computer use

  • Computer sessions are 1 hour in length and if no one is waiting, you can extend your session in 30 minute increments.
  • Computer sessions are first come, first served or reserved in-person only at every library. 

Study rooms

  • Study rooms are free for a single use of up to 2 hours and can be booked up to 7 days in advance.

SAFETY MEASURES

  • Masks covering the nose and mouth are required for all Metropolitan Library staff inside any Metro Library location and strongly recommended for customers.
  • If a library facility must close for disinfection, we will do so in accordance with CDC guidelines.
  • Frequently touched areas should be cleaned at least 3 times/day. These areas include (but are not limited to) public computers, self-check machines, desks and tables, and copy/scan/fax machines. 

 ONLINE PROGRAMMING 

  • Visit our Student Center to locate homework help resources, a list of upcoming programs, fun scavenger hunts, arts/crafts tutorials, and more.  
  • Looking for fun activities for your family? View our Create at Home video library and use materials easily found at home to create masterpieces. Our staff highlight an easy family craft and provide supplemental reading to continue the learning after the craft is complete. 
  • Our library mascot is lonely and misses seeing children in our libraries. We invite children of all ages to write Spoticus and become his pen pal. 
  • Don't know what to read next? Let our reading experts create a personalized reading list just for you. 
  • Watch our events calendar for updates about upcoming programming. 

ACCESS THE LIBRARY FROM HOME 

  • Digital Titles Available 24/7 - Your library has plenty of digital titles available 24/7 for all ages, including eBooks, eAudiobooks, databases, streaming music, movies, TV shows, and more. 
  • Book a Librarian - Do you need help navigating an online application? Learning how to video conference? Researching your ancestry? Complete a short survey and a librarian will contact you by email, phone, or video chat. 
  • Research, Services, and Online Learning - Get access to library services, collections, research and online learning sources wherever you are! Get help from Ask a Librarian, explore Oklahoma history, learn a new language or skill online, research your family history, and more.