Closed for the Labor Day holiday

All branches of the Livonia Public Library will be closed September 5-7 for the Labor Day holiday. Curbside pickup will resume on Tuesday, September 8. Don’t forget you can access our eBooks anytime! Download eBooks, audiobooks, movies, digital magazines, and more from our website at

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


Last edited: May 14, 2021 Library Moves to Phase 3 of Reopening Plan Our Bennett Civic Center and Carl Sandburg Libraries have now entered our Phase 3 level of reopening. Please be aware that during this phase of reopening, building occupancy will be limited. Fully vaccinated patrons (meaning those who completed their final dose of

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!

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.

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.

Vest Pocket Library

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

Tues & Thurs: 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.