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LIBRARIES CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC

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NO CONTACT CURBSIDE SERVICE NOW AVAILABLE AT THE WAYNESVILLE BRANCH

Place holds on a maximum of five (5) items currently available at the Waynesville branch.

Place holds online at http://haywood.nccardinal.org/eg/opac/home

For assistance with placing holds, call 828-452-5169.

Library staff will notify you - by phone - when materials are ready.

After you have been notified, come to the Waynesville branch parking area Monday - Friday from 10am-12pm or 1pm-3pm.

Upon arrival, call 828-452-5169; stay in your vehicle

You will be directed to the front door to retrieve your items.

You will receive a receipt with your items.

If you have fines in excess of $5 you cannot reserve materials.

Your patience will be appreciated as staff answer phones & fill holds.

Allow a minimum 24 hour delay after holds are placed before materials are ready for pickup.

Return ALL Materials in Outside Book Drop

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Per Haywood County administration, all libraries continue to be closed to the public.

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Drop boxes are open (no book donations please) and late fees will not accrue.

Digital services are available to cardholders for free, 24/7 through the library website - check out eBooks and audiobooks; stream movies; read magazines and newspapers online; and, access educational databases.

If you do not have a card, you may apply for one by email (Haywood County residents & adults only).

To request a card, scan or take a photo of a current driver's license and email it to: hcpubliclibrary@haywoodcountync.gov

Also include the following information:

Full Name (first, middle, last)

Full Address

Phone number

Email address

You will be emailed a library card number and PIN within 24-48 hours, which will give you access to all of Haywood County Public Library’s online resources. When libraries reopen, you will be required to visit the Waynesville library to pick up your library card within one month. You will then be able to check out items from all branch libraries. New cards issued during this time will be deleted if physical cards not picked up within one month of reopening (not yet determined).

NEW! STREAMING V I D E O

Binge-watch AcornTV, IndieFlix, The Great Courses, Qello Concerts, and more when you choose one of these channels to check out for one week at a time. Click here or on the graphic above to get started! Only one channel can be checked out a time. Call us at 828.356.2500 for assistance.

LIBRARY LOCATIONS

Waynesville 828.452.5169  
678 South Haywood Street 
Waynesville, NC 28786

Monday, Wednesday, Friday 9am-6pm
Tuesday, Thursday 9am-7pm
Saturday 9am-5pm

Canton 828.648.2924
11 Pennsylvania Avenue
Canton, NC 28716

Monday, Wednesday, Friday 9am-6pm
Tuesday, Thursday 9am-7pm
Sunday 1:30pm-5pm

Maggie Valley 828.356.2541
3987 Soco Road 
Maggie Valley, NC 28751

Tuesday 9am-5pm
Thursday 9am-5pm

Fines Creek 828.627.0146   
190 Fines Creek Road 
Clyde, NC 28721

Monday 9am-5pm
Wednesday 9am-5pm

RECURRING EVENTS - Temporarily Cancelled

FEATURED EVENTS

ALL EVENTS ARE CANCELLED at this time

The Seed Lending Library is Now Open! • Waynesville Check out up to 10 packets of seeds with your library card. Contact Kathy for more information by email at kathleen.olsen@haywoodcountync.gov or call 828.356.2507.


Click here to join the list for the Canton Branch Library.
Click here to join the list for the Waynesville Branch Library.

 

All events are free thanks to the generous support of The Friends of the Library.

LIBRARY NEWSLETTER

ALL LIBRARY EVENTS CANCELLED AT THIS TIME

View the latest issue of the library's emailed newsletter, Shelf Life, at the link below. 

Click on the Shelf Life Newsletter link to sign up for the monthly newsletter, direct to your inbox!

NEXTREADS NEWSLETTERS

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JOB HELP

Haywood County NCWorks Career Center is at the Waynesville & Canton branches the first Friday of every month from 1:15pm-4:45pm in the computer area to assist with job searching, resume prep, and basic computer skills. For more information, call 828.456.6061.