Will the library suspend overdue book fines? How are they operating?
  • The library is closed to the public until further notice.

  • Contactless Checkout will be available at the Monterey Park Bruggemeyer Library beginning June 1, 2020. Patrons may use the library catalog to request  books, CDs and audiobooks for curbside pickup to enjoy at home during the closure of the library facility. For more information, visit the Contactless Checkout page or call the Circulation Desk at (626) 307-1366.

  • Digital library cards are available for patrons who do not have a Monterey Park Bruggemeyer Library card, but wish to access our digital resources during the library closure. To obtain a digital library card, please contact the Circulation Desk at 626-307-1366 or complete the Digital Library Card Request form.

  • Any items due during the library closure will not be charged overdue fines and patrons are encouraged to keep all library materials at home during the library closure.

  • Book drops are open Monday-Friday.

  • Patrons may access the library WiFi from the library parking lot from 8 a.m.-8 p.m. during the library closure.

  • Patrons may access the following online resources from home:

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1. What is Project Roomkey to house NON COVID positive/NON symptomatic clients?
2. What is status of parks, playgrounds, basketball and tennis courts?
3. When will street sweeping parking enforcement resume?
4. When and why do I need to wear a face covering?
5. Who can I contact at Monterey Park City Hall?
6. Where can I get info about LA County's drive-up mobile testing sites?
7. How can I get more information about avoiding eviction?
8. How do I get my "stimulus" payment and avoid being scammed?
9. Are there in-home Covid-19 test kits?
10. Are there cures and vaccines for Coronavirus/COVID-19 yet?
11. Is the tap water safe to drink?
12. Can wipes be flushed?
13. How can I pay my water bill when city hall is closed?
14. Will the library suspend overdue book fines? How are they operating?
15. How do I comply with the "Safer at Home" order issued by the county and state?
16. What city facilities have been closed?
17. Why has the Spirit Bus service been suspended?
18. What city events have been canceled?
19. Where can I get information about the current number and locations of COVID-19 cases?
20. What steps should I take to prevent the spread of the coronavirus?
21. Can pets get COVID-19?