Batavia Public Library

Welcome to the Batavia Public Library

Board of Library Trustees Meeting

The Board of Library Trustees is scheduled to meet on Tuesday, December 1, 2020, at 6:00 p.m., via electronic means (the Zoom platform). (This special meeting takes the place of the November regular meeting.) Board meetings are open meetings and persons interested in attending this meeting should notify the Library via email at OpenMeetings@BataviaPublicLibrary.org to receive login information.

Become a Library Trustee

During the April 6, 2021 election, Library district residents will be electing four Library trustee positions to 4-year terms, through May 2025. Residents of the Library district interested in running for the Board of Library Trustees may now pick up an election packet through Curbside Pickup. Election packets must be turned in at the Library between December 14 and 21, during regular Library hours. For more information regarding the role and responsibilities of a Library trustee, please call Library Director George H. Scheetz, 630-879-1393, ext. 350.

BUILDING CLOSED
The Batavia Public Library has closed public access to our building to mitigate the spread of COVID-19 and limit any possible spread to you or our staff.

We are still offering:
* Curbside Pickup
* Online events
* eMedia to download or stream
* Staff available by phone, email, and text
* Bookdrops open 24/7
* WIFI available in the parking lot 24/7

CURBSIDE PICKUP available:
Mon., Wed., Fri., Sat.: 9 am–5 pm
Tues., Thurs.: 12–8 pm
Sun.: 12–5 pm
See complete information

NO APPOINTMENT NEEDED! Come into the library to browse the shelves, pick up holds, check out materials at the Check Out Desk or self-checkout stations. Please keep your visit in the library under one hour. Click here for more information.

Curbside Pick Up

When your holds are ready for pick-up, Curbside Pickup lets you take home your materials without entering the building.  See how to do a Curbside Pickup. NOTE: new hours of service

Reserve computer time

Internet computers in the Adult Services department will be available on a limited basis by appointmentCall 630-879-1393 ext. 2 to make your appointment.

Board of Library Trustees Meeting

The Board of Library Trustees is scheduled to meet on Tuesday, October 20, at 6:00 p.m., via electronic means (the Zoom platform). Board meetings are open meetings and persons interested in attending this meeting should notify the Library via email at OpenMeetings@BataviaPublicLibrary.org to receive login information.