COVID-19

Frequently Asked Questions

Is the library open?
Yes! We are open to the public for in-person browsing and other services. These are subject to change dependent on pandemic conditions and recommendations of health agencies.

The following services are available at this time:

  • Curbside pick-up for most of our physical items: books, DVDs, CDs and audiobooks. You may call us at 262-971-2100 or email reference@cityofmuskego.org for more details about this service . Details about curbside pickup can also be found online here.
  • Access to a number of digital books and audiobooks, digital magazines, and other electronic resources that can be used for free with your library card.
  • In-building browsing and checkout are available. Children’s department browsing by appointment (Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult).
  • Public computer use by appointment (1 hour time limit).
  • Study rooms and exam proctoring are available. Study room occupancy 1 per person. Contact staff about our reservable 2-person study room, limit 2 reservations per month.
  • Public meeting room reservations for groups of 6 or less. Meeting room application must be on file and the room booked in advance. More details can be found here.

What are the Library’s hours?

  • Monday-Thursday 10am-8:30pm
  • Friday & Saturday 9am-5pm

Curbside hours:

  • Monday-Saturday 10am-12:30pm

What Safety Measures have been put in place?

The Muskego Public Library is committed to the safety of our patrons and staff. The following protective measures have been put in place:

  • Staff wear masks and have adopted a building cleaning schedule.
  • The public is required to wear masks per the State mandate from 8/1/2020 (masks will be provided).
  • Social distancing measures are set up.
  • Library materials will be quarantined for 72 hours after return.

The Library reopening has been set up along these guidelines:

  • No children’s playgroups, or other social interactive activities.
  • Seating, carrels and tables – arranged for one person per space.
  •  All in-person Library programs are cancelled until further notice. Virtual programs will be available.


Curbside Pickup

Curbside pickup services began May 2nd.  You may have materials that are on hold for you delivered curbside Monday-Saturday from 10am-12:30pm.

For more details about this service, call us at 262-971-2100 or email us at reference@cityofmuskego.org.  More details about this service can also be found online here.


Important Updates

Some trusted sources of information for updates regarding COVID-19 can be found on our outbreak updates page.


 Financial Assistance

A number of programs are offered that can help you during this difficult time. For information about financial assistance, food pantries, internet & energy assistance, and more, see our financial assistance webpage.


Remote Resources

Some vendors have temporarily made their resources available for free. A few that may be useful can be found on our remote resources page