Hours and Locations

Current Library Hours

Updated May 7, 2021

Please note: not all library services are available at this time. View Current Library Services for information about which services are available and how to use them.

Call us

We can provide most services and answer questions by phone.

541-682-5450  (para español marque el 5)

M, Tu, F, S: 10 am-6 pm

W, Th: 10 am-8 pm

Sunday: Closed

Visit the library

Limited services, including holds pick-up, are available in person.

Downtown Library

100 W. 10th Avenue

Eugene, OR 97401

Get directions

M, Tu, F, Sa: 10 am-6 pm

W, Th: 12-8 pm

Su: Closed

Bethel Branch

1990 Echo Hollow Road

Eugene, OR 97402

Get directions

M-Sa: 10 am-6 pm

Su: Closed

Sheldon Branch

1566 Coburg Road

Eugene, OR 97401

Get directions

M-Sa: 10 am-6 pm

Su: Closed

Outside Return Slots

  • Downtown Library return slots: Monday-Saturday, 7 am to 7 pm.
  • Branch return slots: open each Monday at 10 am and remain open 24 hours a day until they close each Saturday at 6 pm. They remain closed on Sunday and re-open each Monday.
  • All return slots are closed on City holidays, starting at closing time the night before.
  • Borrowed items may be returned to any Eugene Public Library location.


Downtown Library parking garage hours:

M, Tu, F, Sa: 10 am-6 pm

W, Th: 12 -8 pm

Su: Closed

Free after 6 pm and on weekends

Bethel and Sheldon branch parking lots are always open and free of charge.

More parking information

Also at the Downtown Library

Entry Garden

Same hours as the Downtown Library

Novella Café
M, Tu, F, Sa: 10 am-6 pm
W, Th: 12-6 pm

Second Hand Prose Book Store
Currently closed
Friends of the Eugene Public Library operate Second Hand Prose Book Store. While the store is closed you can continue to support the Friends of the Eugene Public Library by shopping at the online storefront.

Library Holidays 2021

All library locations and return slots will be closed:

New Year's Day - Fri., Jan. 1

Presidents Day - Mon., Feb. 15

Independence Day - Sun., July 4

Veterans Day - Thurs., Nov. 11

Christmas Day - Sat., Dec. 25

Martin Luther King Jr. Day - Mon., Jan. 18

Memorial Day - Mon., May 31

Labor Day - Mon., Sept. 6

Thanksgiving Day- Thurs., Nov. 25

New Year's Day - Sat., Jan. 1, 2022