Library Services

In-Person Services

In-Person Services
All three floors of Lake Oswego Public Library are open for browsing, computer access, holds pickup, and librarian assistance. Service hours are Monday-Thursday 10-7, Friday-Saturday 10-5, and Sunday 1-5. 

Wifi

WiFi Access
Patrons can access WiFi inside the Library during open hours and in the Library parking lot from 6:00am-10:00pm daily.  

Wireless Printing

Wireless Printing
Wireless printing is available during open hours until 10 minutes before closing. Parons can pick up their prints inside the Library, at the 2nd floor Reference Desk. Read through the step-by-step detailed instructions.

Manage Your Account Online
Need to manage your account after hours or remotely? Use the numbers on the back of your library card, plus your four-digit PIN, to log in to your account online. You can renew books and more. Forgot your pin? You can reset it there, too.

Curbside Pickup

Curbside Pickup
We are currently offering contact-less, curbside service for materials pickup as an alternative to entering the library building. We welcome all to use this service!

When you arrive at the library, please either park in the designated curbside parking space in front of the library, or wait on the brick area in front of the library and call 503-697-6582. This number is also listed on the permanent curbside sign near the parking space. A staff member will ask for your library card number, retrieve and check out your materials, and provide any further instruction over the phone. If you have any additional questions about this service, please contact the Circulation Department at 503-697-6582.

Materials-by-mail

Materials-by-Mail
If you would like to have your materials mailed to you at no charge, please call the Circulation department at 503-697-6582. Staff will ask for your library card number, check out your materials, and mail them directly to your residence. If you are interested in having materials delivered directly and picked up from your residence, please see our Home Delivery option below.  

Homebound delivery

Home Delivery 
Can't come to the Library? Let the Library come to you! The Lake Oswego Public Library offers a delivery program for residents in our service area who face difficulties coming to the library. We will deliver books or audio books right to your door. This can be on a temporary or permanent basis. You may choose your own titles or let a librarian select for you, according to your preferences. Click here to learn more.  

E-Books, E-Audiobooks, E-Magazines

Online Resources & Articles
The Lake Oswego Public Library offers a variety of services to connect patrons to e-books, downloadable audiobooks, and even streaming movies. Lake Oswego Library card holders also enjoy special access to databases, newspaper subscriptions, and online courses.

Apply for an eCard
No library card? No problem. Sign up here and get immediate access to digital resources. 

Custom Book Recommendations for KIDS! 
Fill out the webform, sit back, and wait for a detailed list of suggestions curated for you by a youth librarian!

Custom Book Recommendations for Adults!
Fill out the webform, sit back, and wait for a detailed list of suggestions curated for you by a librarian!

Book a Librarian for Tech Help!
Let us know what you need assistance with, and we will connect with you over phone, email or videoconference to help out.

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