111 First St. / Coleman, MI 48618 / (989) 465-6398
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Monday Closed  
Tuesday 9:00 am 5:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am 5:00 pm
Thursday 12:30 pm 8:30 pm
Friday 9:00 am 5:00 pm
Saturday 8:00 am 12:00 pm
Sunday Closed  

*Temporary Hours* Library Take-Out Available:

Tues-Wed 10am - 2pm

Thurs 10am - 6pm

Fri 10am - 2pm

Sat 9am -11am 

Order "Library Take-Out" from our catalog (at right) or by calling the library.

Welcome to the Coleman Area Library. The Library provides access to a wide variety of books and magazines, downloadable eBooks and eAudiobooks and free public internet access. Movies are available for rental. The Coleman Area Library also offers a local history collection, a community meeting room and programs for adults and youth. Our friendly staff are here to assist you and answer questions. Visit the library today and sign up for a free library card!

eBooks are now available!

Overdrive Digital CollectionYour library card allows you access to thousands of free eBooks and eAudiobooks! To get started, visit our digital collection: https://mmlc.overdrive.com


Need more help with eBooks? Bring your device to the library during normal business hours for setup assistance, or visit: https://help.overdrive.com

January Board Meeting held Virtually

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Please note:

The Library Board & Budget Meeting

scheduled for January 19, 2020

will be held virtually via Zoom.

Due to ongoing COVID-19 limitations for in-person meetings and to comply with the Open Meetings Act the Board of the Coleman Area Library will meet virtually via Zoom for the monthly Board Meeting. Public are welcome to attend via phone or online for open comment beginning at 7:00pm.

Register in advance for this meeting:


After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

If you need assistance, please call (989)465-6398 or email the Coleman Area Library at staff@colemanlibrary.org for instructions for attending via web or phone.

Library Take-Out available!

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The new “Library Take-Out” service is an easy and safe way for people to pick up checked-out materials. You may request up to 10 items at a time, per cardholder. To use “Library Take-Out” service:
1. Visit www.ColemanLibrary.org , search the catalog and place items on hold. You can also fill out this form to submit a request:  https://form.jotform.com/201616228696157  Or download it by clicking here.  Or, if you prefer, you may email: staff@colemanlibrary.org , or call us at: (989) 465-6398 with your requests.
2. Please allow a minimum of 4 hours for your “Take-Out” order to be fulfilled, sanitized, checked-out, bagged and labeled.
3. Visit the library during open hours and retrieve your bag from the designated pick-up spot in the lobby. Please note: Temporary hours will be in place when we re-open, so you may wish to call (989) 465-6398 to confirm open times prior to arriving for your pick-up.

Check Out the Internet!

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Your Coleman Area Library Card now gives you access to the World Wide Web!  A portable HotSpot WiFi device allows you to have internet access wherever you go.  It can provide wireless internet access for up to 10 devices at a time (phones, tablets, laptops, etc.).  HotSpots can only be checked out by Coleman residents age 18 years and over with a valid Coleman Area Library card in good standing.  Empty boxes are on display at the library.  Simply pick one up and bring it to the front desk, sign the User Agreement and enjoy the internet at home or on the go.  A hold request can be placed if all HotSpots are currently checked out.

NoveList Plus - Discover a world of Books

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Finding Your Next Great Read is Now Easier Than Ever

Have you ever finished a great book and wanted to find more just like it? Or wanted to help your child find just the right book to read? Coleman Area Library now offers NoveList Plus, a helpful resource to help readers match up with the books that are right for them.  Check it out by visiting MeL.org eResources: NoveList on MeL

Get Social with the Library

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Check it out!  The Coleman Area Library is

on Facebook.  Follow us on social

media for the latest news, events and more.

Meet Libby

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Find out more at: https://meet.libbyapp.com