Modified Library Service Hours and Locations

Effective June 15, 2021, most Stanislaus County Libraries are open without capacity limits.

Customer Guidelines for Entering and Using Libraries

  • Fully vaccinated customers Customers are not required to wear a mask/face covering inside the library. CDPH Guidance for Face Coverings.
  • Covered drinks are allowed in the library.
  • Bring your library card to check out materials.
  • Printing is allowed. Customers receive $1.00 in free prints. 10 B&W or 4 color. Additional copies are allowed. Customers should bring exact change for Coin and Bill Acceptor for cash payments up to $5.00. Credit/debit cards may be used for payments over $1.00.

Browsing and Checkout

Effective June 15, 2021, most Stanislaus County Libraries are open to the public without capacity restrictions. Masks and social distancing are no longer required for fully vaccinated customers or staff. All public computers are available for use, with a maximum of three hours (180 minutes) per person per day, in 60 minute sessions.

Most locations are open Monday through Friday; Modesto and Salida Libraries are open Monday through Thursday and Saturday; Empire Library is open Tuesday through Saturday. Please see the hours below for a complete list of library hours.

Doorstep Delivery

Senior citizens may be able to receive doorstep delivery of library materials. Seniors should call (209) 558-7814 or their local branch library.

Returning Library Materials

Book returns reopened on March 22 and there is no longer a quarantine period on returned materials. Libraries have also resumed accepting book donations.

As always, you can access our digital resources online at www.stanislauslibrary.org or call us for us for assistance by phone.


Locations and Hours:

Modesto Library

Modesto

1500 "I" Street
Modesto, CA 95354
  • Phone: (209) 558-7800
  • Circulation: (209) 558-7808
Hours:
  • Monday: 10 am - 6 pm
  • Tuesday: 10 am - 6 pm
  • Wednesday: 10 am - 6 pm
  • Thursday: 10 am - 6 pm
  • Friday: Closed
  • Saturday: 10 am - 5 pm
  • Sunday: Closed

Ceres Library

Ceres

2250 Magnolia
Ceres, CA 95307
  • Phone: (209) 537-8938
Hours:
  • Monday: 12 pm - 6 pm
  • Tuesday: 12 pm - 6 pm
  • Wednesday: 12 pm - 6 pm
  • Thursday: 12 pm - 6 pm
  • Friday: 11 am - 5 pm
  • Saturday: Closed
  • Sunday: Closed

Denair Library

Denair

4801 Kersey Road
Denair, CA 95316
  • Phone: (209) 634-1283
Hours:
  • Monday: 12 pm - 6 pm
  • Tuesday: 12 pm - 6 pm
  • Wednesday: 12 pm - 6 pm
  • Thursday: 12 pm - 6 pm
  • Friday: 11 am - 5 pm
  • Saturday: Closed
  • Sunday: Closed

No-contact materials pick-up only.


Empire Library

Empire

98 I Street
Empire, CA 95319
  • Phone: (209) 524-5505
Hours:
  • Monday: Closed
  • Tuesday: 12 pm - 6 pm
  • Wednesday: 12 pm - 6 pm
  • Thursday: 12 pm - 6 pm
  • Friday: 11 am - 5 pm
  • Saturday: 11 am - 5 pm
  • Sunday: Closed

Grayson Library

Grayson

8900 Laird Street
Grayson, CA 95363
  • Phone: (209) 558-7808
Hours:
  • Monday: Closed
  • Tuesday: Closed
  • Wednesday: Closed
  • Thursday: Closed
  • Friday: Closed
  • Saturday: Closed
  • Sunday: Closed

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Hughson

2412 A Third Street
Hughson, CA 95326
  • Phone: (209) 883-2293
Hours:
  • Monday: 12 pm - 6 pm
  • Tuesday: 12 pm - 6 pm
  • Wednesday: 12 pm - 6 pm
  • Thursday: 12 pm - 6 pm
  • Friday: 11 am - 5 pm
  • Saturday: Closed
  • Sunday: Closed

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Keyes

4420 Maud Avenue
Keyes, CA 95328
  • Phone: (209) 664-8006
Hours:
  • Monday: 12 pm - 6 pm
  • Tuesday: 12 pm - 6 pm
  • Wednesday: 12 pm - 6 pm
  • Thursday: 12 pm - 6 pm
  • Friday: 11 am - 5 pm
  • Saturday: Closed
  • Sunday: Closed

No-contact materials pick-up only.


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Newman

1305 Kern Street
Newman, CA 95360
  • Phone: (209) 862-2010
Hours:
  • Monday: 12 pm - 6 pm
  • Tuesday: 12 pm - 6 pm
  • Wednesday: 12 pm - 6 pm
  • Thursday: 12 pm - 6 pm
  • Friday: 11 am - 5 pm
  • Saturday: Closed
  • Sunday: Closed

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Oakdale

151 South First Avenue
Oakdale, CA 95361
  • Phone: (209) 847-4204
Hours:
  • Monday: 12 pm - 6 pm
  • Tuesday: 12 pm - 6 pm
  • Wednesday: 12 pm - 6 pm
  • Thursday: 12 pm - 6 pm
  • Friday: 11 am - 5 pm
  • Saturday: Closed
  • Sunday: Closed

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Patterson

46 North Salado
Patterson, CA 95363
  • Phone: (209) 892-6473
Hours:
  • Monday: 12 pm - 6 pm
  • Tuesday: 12 pm - 6 pm
  • Wednesday: 12 pm - 6 pm
  • Thursday: 12 pm - 6 pm
  • Friday: 11 am - 5 pm
  • Saturday: Closed
  • Sunday: Closed

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Riverbank

3442 Santa Fe Street
Riverbank, CA 95367
  • Phone: (209) 869-7008

Hours:
  • Monday: 12 pm - 6 pm
  • Tuesday: 12 pm - 6 pm
  • Wednesday: 12 pm - 6 pm
  • Thursday: 12 pm - 6 pm
  • Friday: 11 am - 5 pm
  • Saturday: Closed
  • Sunday: Closed

Salida Library

Salida

4835 Sisk Rd.
Salida, CA 95368
  • Phone: (209) 543-7353
  • Information Desk: (209) 543-7315
Hours:
  • Monday: 10 am - 6 pm
  • Tuesday: 10 am - 6 pm
  • Wednesday: 10 am - 6 pm
  • Thursday: 10 am - 6 pm
  • Friday: Closed
  • Saturday: 10 am - 5 pm
  • Sunday: Closed

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Turlock

550 Minaret Avenue
Turlock, CA 95380
  • Phone: (209) 664-8100
Hours:

    Currently closed for expansion project.


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Waterford

324 E Street
Waterford, CA 95386
  • Phone: (209) 874-2191
Hours:
  • Monday: 12 pm - 6 pm
  • Tuesday: 12 pm - 6 pm
  • Wednesday: 12 pm - 6 pm
  • Thursday: 12 pm - 6 pm
  • Friday: 11 am - 5 pm
  • Saturday: Closed
  • Sunday: Closed