- COVID-19 Library Services
COVID-19 Library Services
The Library is currently offering the following limited services due to the coronavirus pandemic. We apologize for any inconvenience. Please see the answers below to frequently asked questions.
The library is open to walk-in services without a time limit. Please wear your masks when coming into the building. Masks are still required for all City of Palmdale buildings.
Library staff are available to answer phones Monday through Thursday, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Friday through Saturday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m and Sunday 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Patrons with items on hold or who would like to request an item available on site from the Library’s collection may call the Library to make an appointment to pickup held and/or requested items. For more information, please see our pickup service flyer.
With our new MobilePrint Service™, you can use your personal computer or mobile device to print to the library’s printers from anywhere. To print from a laptop or desktop computer at home or work, begin by visiting https://www.printeron.net/palmdale-city/library .
For more options to print via apps or email click HERE.
YouTube Story Times
Check out our story times, available on our YouTube page: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC_e_315XoXrpq6dtyYc_zGg
Answers to frequently asked questions regarding changes to library services and policies due to the coronavirus:
- Is the Palmdale City Library OPEN to the public?
Beginning March 22nd patrons will be allowed access into the building. There is no longer a time limit for being in the library, but MASKS ARE STILL REQUIRED.
- Will programs and story times still be happening?
The library will be hosting some programs as advertised on our social media. There as also storytimes available on our Youtube Channel until June 30th.
- What if I would like to have access to the library’s online resources or use the pickup service, but I don’t have a library card?
If you’ve never had a Palmdale City Library card before and would like to get one during this time, you can apply online by clicking on the orange "register for a Library card" button on our catalog page, which can be accessed here. Once you submit your application, please call us at 661-267-5600 to complete the process and obtain your library card number, which will allow you to access our online resources and request items for pickup. You may not be able to pick up your physical library card until we reopen.
- I still have questions. Can I talk to someone?
Yes! We’re available to answer your questions by email or by phone Monday through Thursday, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Friday through Saturday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m and Sunday 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. You can email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call us at 661-267-5600.