To minimize the spread of COVID-19, the City will be reducing service levels to essential services only. All City Hall offices are closed, except Development Services  and the Permit Counter (temporarily on the first floor) which is open Monday-Friday from 9AM-3PM. See the Essential Services guide under the News Section for more details.

COVID-19 and the Lincoln Public Library


Your Health and Safety Is Our Priority

Based on the recommendations issued by the State of California and Placer County's Public Health officer related to aggressive social distancing to help curtail further spread of COVID-19 in our community, the Lincoln Public Library is closed until further notice. During this period, we will continually assess this developing situation to determine the length of closure. Please check back frequently for updated information regarding reopening. 

For our interim policies regarding renewals, returns, holds and other account-related inquiries, please visit our Library Closure: Frequently Asked Questions.

Library Access From Home

While our physical location may be closed, there are many ways that you can still enjoy the library from home.

 NEW: Curbside Pickup

Borrow items from our collection without entering the library through our Curbside Pickup program

Need a library card?

Adults can get a Lincoln Public Library by making an "Apply for a Library Card" appointment at Lincoln residents may also apply for a digital-only library card here. This will allow you full access to our online offerings. 

E-Books, E-Audiobooks, Movies & More

The Lincoln Public Library offers a variety of digital materials that you can enjoy at home. For details on the differences between these services, please see our flyer. 

Online Learning

For databases and other online learning resources, click here. We also have handy guides for our best resources for students and job seekers

Virtual Programs & Events

For online story time, join our Facebook group: Storytime with the Lincoln Public Library

We also host online book clubs during the closure; for the latest information, visit our Facebook page

Stay tuned for more updates on Summer Reading! 

Stay Informed & Get Assistance

Need reliable information on COVID-19, or need help finding resources like food banks, job seeking assistance, and more? Visit our Lincoln Cares portal.