Library Catalog and Website Maintenance on April 25

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The library's online catalog and website,, will be unavailable for approximately 2-3 hours on Thursday, April 25, beginning at 9:30am.  During this time:

  • Library patrons will be unable to log into their patron account to place holds, renew items, etc.  
  • Library patrons will be able to check out and access digital resources like Kanopy, hoopla, cloudLibrary, RBDigital, Overdrive, and Mango Lanuguages.
  • Library patrons will be able to place MeLCat requests at
  • Library staff will still be able to place holds, renew items and access patron accounts.  Patrons needing assistance can call 517-351-2420, email, or stop by the library's Service Desk.

During this maintenance window library staff will be working with the library's website vendor, BiblioCommons, to upgrade the library's website.  Thank you for your patience as we work to improve your online library experience.

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