Carmel library to close to in-person visits indefinitely 


Because of the rising COVID alert level for Hamilton County, all Carmel Clay Public Library locations will be closed to in-person visits until further notice beginning Jan. 7.

Curbside holds pickup remains available at both the Merchant’s Square Main Library and the Joyce Winner West Branch. Library users may place holds on items through the online catalog and pick them up during designated curbside pickup hours.

Outside returns slots at both locations are open to accept returned items. Overdue fines are not being charged at this time.

Library staff are available to assist patrons by phone at 317-814-3900 and online at Other library services that continue to be available include

  • Downloading and streaming of ebooks, audiobooks, magazines, movies and music
  • Online programs and events
  • 3D printing projects

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