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Civic Center Library book drop is currently closed

Our Bennett Civic Center Library is currently undergoing essential repairs to the building’s foundation that prohibits access to the outdoor book return. We are working on an alternative for book returns, but at this time, you may continue holding on to your items—we will not charge fines until the library reopens to the public. As

Summer Reading 2020

Dear Patrons, Friends, and Community Members: Like all of you, we have felt both the joys and uncertainties of being stuck at home. We know that the weeks and months ahead are difficult to predict. Our library staff has been working busily at home to keep our communications, online resources, programs, and support services available

Take the Livonia Book Cover Challenge!

Recreate your favorite book cover using whatever (or whoever) you have at home. Check out the covers our staff created in honor of National Library Workers Day and share your creations on social media using #livoniabookcoverchallenge. You can share them in the comments on Facebook , on Twitter, or by tagging @livoniapubliclibrarymi on Instagram.

Imagine your Story

The theme of the upcoming 2020 Summer Reading program is “Imagine your Story.”  How apropos to Genealogy. Imagine your story without “their” story. Who is “their”? Step back and think…your story is the direct outcome of the choices made by your parents, their parents, their parents, and on and on and on. Any changes to

COVID-19 UPDATE

Last edited: October 23, 2020 Grab and Go Phase We are excited to announce our next phase for Livonia Bennett Civic Center and Carl Sandburg Libraries. We are not ready for full library service at this time, but have a concrete plan for moving forward that protects our staff and patrons alike. Our Bennett Civic

Cancelled Library Programs

Due to efforts to contain the spread of Covid-19, the following Library programs have been cancelled: Stuffed Animal Sleepover. March 14th-15th. Through Her Eyes: Women Artists in the DIA’s Collection. March 15th History Lives at the Library: The Life of Blessed Solanus Casey. March 18th Noontime Concert: March 19th and April 16th Use the following

Happy Holidays!

All branches of the Livonia Public Library will be closed December 24-25 and December 31-January 1. And don’t forget you can access our eBooks anytime! Download eBooks, audiobooks, movies, digital magazines, and more from our website, even when the Library is closed! Have a wonderful Holiday Season!

Happy Thanksgiving!

All branches of the Livonia Public Library will close at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, November 27 and remain closed Thursday, November 28 and Friday, November 29 for the Thanksgiving holiday. Normal Hours will resume on Saturday, November 30. And don’t forget you can access our eBooks anytime! Download eBooks, audiobooks, movies, digital magazines, and more

Alfred Noble Library Closed

Out of an abundance of caution and in order to safeguard the health of patrons and employees, the Alfred Noble Library, 32901 Plymouth Road, was closed today due to water damage and the presence of elevated levels of one type of mold, Penicillium/Aspergillus group. No Stachybotrys or toxic black mold was detected. No other fungal

Robert and Janet Bennett
Civic Center Library


32777 Five Mile Road
Livonia, MI 48154
Phone: (734) 466-2491


Mon - Thurs: 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Fri: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Please keep your visit to 30 minutes or less and continue to return all library materials into the book drop. Visitors must wear face masks. Curbside pickup available.

Alfred Noble Library


32901 Plymouth Road
Livonia, MI 48150


Due to a building problem,
Alfred Noble Library will be
closed until further notice.
Click here for more info.

Carl Sandburg Library


30100 Seven Mile Road
Livonia, MI 48152
Phone: (248) 893-4010


Mon & Tue: 12-8 p.m.
Wed & Thurs: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Fri: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Please keep your visit to 30 minutes or less and continue to return all library materials into the book drop. Visitors must wear face masks. Curbside pickup available.

Vest Pocket Library


15218 Farmington Road
Livonia, MI 48154
Phone: (734) 466-2559


Temporarily closed.

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