COVID-19 Closure

Effective Saturday, March 14, the Meadville Public Library will be temporarily closed to the public and will remain closed for a minimum of two weeks as a precaution to help limit the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19). We hope to reopen on Monday, March 30 but will need to re-evaluate the situation as new information becomes available. We know that closing the library to patrons may present a hardship to many of you, so please let us know if any specific … Read more…

Coronavirus Update

Dear Patron: As Erie and Crawford Counties begin to feel the impact of the coronavirus (COVID-19) indirectly, I want to share with you the steps we’re taking at Meadville Public Library to help protect the health and safety of our patrons and employees, which is always our top priority. We’re closely monitoring local and national reports on the evolving impact of COVID-19 and, based on guidance from Crawford County Department of Health, the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, the Centers for Disease … Read more…

Library Launches Tool Collection

Library users now have access to an entire workshop’s worth of tools. Starting this week the Meadville Public Library has begun offering access to tools ranging from screwdrivers and ratchet sets to air compressors and shop vacs. This collection, dubbed the Meadville Tool Library, is designed to provide users with a wide variety of resources to help them with anything from hanging a picture to repairing a car. See the full collection of tools in our catalog! Items in the … Read more…