Monroe County Public Library News

(BLOOMINGTON) – All physical Monroe County Public Library locations are closed until further notice due to COVID-19 concerns.

The Library will determine a building reopening date based on the advice and directive of state and local officials in conjunction with the health and safety of the public.

Have a question? Need help? The Library is offering phone and online chat reference service on Mondays – Thursdays from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. and 6 p.m. until 8 p.m., and on Fridays from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. until 6 p.m. Outside of these hours, you can leave a message and a staff member will call you back. The phone number is 812-349-3050

Did you know you can access ebooks, audiobooks, movies, and music online with your regular library card? Visit to get started and to access virtual programming, including storytime.

Library parking lots are available for free, 24-hour, high-speed WiFi access.