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Close TO REDUCE THE SPREAD OF COVID-19, ALL MILWAUKEE PUBLIC LIBRARIES ARE CLOSED TEMPORARILY UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.

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Milwaukee Public Library Hours & Locations Close

To reduce the spread of Covid-19, all Milwaukee public libraries are closed temporarily until further notice.

The health and safety of our patrons and our staff are top priorities for MPL. Staying home and practicing social distancing are the most effective ways to stop the spread of COVID-19.

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Outside Contactless Materials Pickup
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Outside Contactless Materials Pickup

Patrons can request and pick up materials by calling (414) 286-3011. Pickup can be arranged for the Central Library Drive-Up, or at the Tippecanoe or Washington Park Branches.

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2020 Census

2020 Census

Make sure your voice COUNTS! For the first time, you will be able to respond online, by phone, as well as by mail.

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Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer Opportunities

Sign up to become a volunteer for the Milwaukee 2020 Host Committee and the Democratic National Convention by creating an account on the Host Committee’s official volunteer portal!

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