Library Cards

Your library card will give you free access to books, eBooks, magazines, DVDs, Michigan Activity Passes, streaming movies, music, and more!


Interlibrary loan system that allows Michigan residents to borrow books and other library materials for free from participating Michigan libraries.

Meeting Rooms

Rooms are available for the community to rent for meetings and events.

Computer Instruction

Our staff can assist you with computer and eReader basics.

Homebound Delivery

Library materials delivered to your door.

Class Visits

For teachers and community leaders looking to introduce classes, Scout groups, or organizations to the library and the services it offers.

Discounted Tickets

Your library card gives you access to free or discounted admission to state parks, campgrounds, museums, and other activities in the area.

Loan Periods and Fees

Information on item check-outs and associated fees can be found here.

Notary Service

$10 at the Carl Sandburg Branch Library.

Homebound Delivery

Homebound Delivery

Library materials delivered to your door.

Do you want library materials, but you don’t drive or can’t get to the library? Are you a new parent, but can’t get out of the house because of the baby? Just had surgery or are temporarily homebound?

Let the Livonia Public Library help you out!

We are now offering a Homebound Delivery Service. If you are interested, fill out our ONLINE delivery services form or use our PRINTABLE delivery services form and send it back to us. 

If you need assistance filling in the form, we can help. Call our Outreach Services Librarian, Kristy Chase, at (734) 466-2156 with any questions or send us an email at 

Computer Instruction

Computer Instruction

Our staff can assist you with computer and eReader basics.

Online Classes

GetSetUp Are you an older adult looking for technology help, or just a way to connect while staying home? Take free classes on video conferencing, smartphones and tablets, Gmail, Facebook, YouTube, and more. Virtual social hours are also offered! There are over 150 classes to choose from.

Universal Class Log in and learn at your own pace. *Free to Livonia Library Card holding residents

Niche Academy Always accessible online tutorials for common computer programs, from Library digital downloads to Microsoft Office and Google products.

Notary Service

Notary Service

$10 at the Carl Sandburg Branch Library.


Availability of Notary services is dependent on the availability of our Notary Public staff.

No appointment is necessary, but please call ahead at 248-893-4010.


What to bring

Unsigned document(s). Documents must be signed in front of the notary.

Valid drivers license, passport, or state issued personal identification card. Government issued photo identification must be provided by all signers.


What to expect

Notaries are regulated by Michigan law.

Persons seeking notaries are responsible for knowing their document and where to sign.

Notaries cannot prepare or complete documents for you, nor can they give legal advice. Legal help for Michigan residents is available at Michigan Legal Help.

Library notary staff does not offer electronic/digital notary services and cannot notarize the following:

  • Real Estate Transactions: Mortgages, Deeds, Closing Documents, etc.

  • I-9 Employment Eligibility Verification forms

  • Michigan Vital Records: Birth, Death, Marriage, Divorce (these are done by State and County officials)

  • Documents written in a language other than English

  • Provide a Medallion signature guarantee stamp (these are done through a financial institution participating in the Medallion program)

Library notaries reserve the right to decline any document for any reason.


Other notary options in the area

Banks and credit unions

The UPS Store at 7 mile & Farmington Rd.

Livonia City Clerk’s Office

Robert and Janet Bennett
Civic Center Library

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

Mon - Thurs: 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Fri & Sat: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sun: 1-5 p.m. (September-May)

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: 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.

Vest Pocket Library

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

Mon – Fri: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.