Lima Public Library Re-opens

We are expanding our service hours beginning August 17, though all of our Grab & Go guidelines remain in effect.

New hours are:


Monday - Thursday | 10a - 6p

Friday & Saturday | 10a - 5p

Cairo, Elida, Spencerville:

Monday - Thursday | 11a - 6p


Monday, Tuesday & Thursday | 12p - 6p



Lima Public Library is please to welcome you back to all our locations beginning June 22 with limited hours of operation. Please also see our Grab & Go guidelines for using the library.
Monday - Thursday 11a-6p
Friday & Saturday 11a-5p

Branches at Cairo, Elida, Lafayette* & Spencerville
Monday - Thursday 12p-6p
*Lafayette is closed Wednesday

• Please limit your time in the library to 30 minutes.

• Maintain physical distancing; masks are encouraged.

• An adult should accompany children under age 16.

• Return items to the outdoor book return.

• Browse for your next favorite read, or film.

• Do not re-shelve items you don’t want to take home.

• Pick up holds in the library, or through our curbside services.

• Library staff are available to answer questions and help you.

• Computers are available for one 30-minute session per day.

• Seating is only available at the computers.

• Study and meeting rooms are not available.