Procedures for Curbside Pickup

Curbside hold pickup services continue to be available at all El Dorado County library branches. Details about available services and procedures vary slightly for each operating branch and are listed below.  Service hours are subject to change.

Placerville Library

As of December 11th, the  Placerville Library is open to the public. Face coverings are required.

Hours:
Tuesdays
: 12-7 pm
Wednesdays: 11 am-12 pm (age 60+ and at-risk patrons only), 12-7 pm (general public)
Thursdays: 10 am-5 pm
Fridays: 10 am-5 pm
Saturdays: 10 am-5 pm
Closed Sunday and Monday

Curbside Pickup: Tuesday through Saturday, regular business hours.  Please park in designated "Curbside Pickup" parking space.  Call the library at 530.621.5540 when you arrive.  Please have your library card number ready so we can prep your materials.  Thank you for being patient as we may have delays due to staffing limitations.

Location: 345 Fair Lane, Placerville

Available Services:
Patrons are welcome to browse materials.  Please maintain 6 feet of distance between yourself and non-family members when browsing materials and wash or sanitize your hands before and after using the library.

Currently, our self-checkout stations are closed.  Staff will check out materials.  Curbside pickup is available for patrons who do not wish to enter the library.  Tables are available for use, but please limit your table to 1 household or person.

Public Computers: See library staff if you'd like to use a computer so we can prepare a computer station for you.

Returning Items: Please use the outside book drop, as items placed here go directly to our quarantine area. Please remember to wash or sanitize your hands before and after using the book drop. All items will be quarantined for 1-2 weeks and will not be listed as “returned” in the patron’s account during that time. Overdue fines will not be assessed during that period.

Conditions for entering the library: 

  • Do not enter the library if you have any of the following symptoms: cough, fever, chills, shortness of breath, muscle pain, sore throat or new loss of taste or smell.
  • Wash or sanitize your hands before and after using the library.
  • Please maintain 6 feet of physical distance between yourself and others.
  • Face coverings are required.
  • Please avoid unnecessary touching of surfaces or materials.
  • One household or person per table.
  • We have limited maximum occupancy and may enforce a 1 hour time limit if necessary.

Failure to comply with safety protocols may result in loss of library privileges.

Please note: The library is not accepting book donations at this time.

South Lake Tahoe Library

As of December 11th, the  South Lake Tahoe Library is open to the public. Face coverings are required.

Hours:
Senior (age 60+) & High Risk Hour
Monday - Saturday:
10 am - 11 am
General public
Mondays
: 11 am - 5 pm
Tuesdays: 11 am - 7 pm
Wednesdays: 11 am - 7 pm
Thursdays: 11 am - 5 pm
Fridays: 11 am - 5 pm
Saturdays: 11 am - 5 pm
Closed Sunday

Curbside Pickup: Monday through Saturday 10 am - 4 pm.  Call the library at 530.573.3185 when you arrive.  Please have your library card number ready so we can prep your materials.  Thank you for being patient as we may have delays due to staffing limitations.

Location: 1000 Rufus Allen Blvd, South Lake Tahoe

Available Services:
Patrons are welcome to browse materials.  Please maintain 6 feet of distance between yourself and non-family members when browsing materials and wash or sanitize your hands before and after using the library.

Currently, our self-checkout stations are closed.  Staff will check out materials.  Curbside pickup is available for patrons who do not wish to enter the library.  See below for the new curbside system and times.

Tables are available for use, but please limit your table to 1 household or person.

Public Computers:  Computers are physically distanced and we have a limited numbers of stations for use.  Computers are available on a first come/first serve basis for 30-minute sessions, which may be extended if no one is waiting to use a computer. Public computer stations are cleaned by library staff after every use.

Returning Items: Please use the outside book drop, as items placed here go directly to our quarantine area. Please remember to wash or sanitize your hands before and after using the book drop. All items will be quarantined for 1-2 weeks and will not be listed as “returned” in the patron’s account during that time. Overdue fines will not be assessed during that period.

 

Conditions for entering the library: 

Do not enter the library if you have any of the following symptoms: cough, fever, chills, shortness of breath, muscle pain, sore throat or new loss of taste or smell.

  • Wash or sanitize your hands before and after using the library.
  • Please maintain 6 feet of physical distance between yourself and others.
  • Face coverings are required.
  • Please avoid unnecessary touching of surfaces or materials.
  • One household or person per table.
  • We have limited maximum occupancy and may enforce a 1 hour time limit if necessary.

Failure to comply with safety protocols may result in loss of library privileges.

 

Cameron Park Library

As of December 11th, the Cameron Park Library is open to the public. Face coverings are required.  For the safety of everyone, please ensure your face mask fits snugly and covers both your nose and mouth.

Hours:
Mondays: 9-10 am (age 60+ and at-risk patrons only), general public 10 am-5 pm
Tuesdays: 12-7 pm
Wednesdays: 10 am-5 pm
Thursdays: 12-7 pm
Fridays: 9-10 am (age 60+ and at-risk patrons only), general public 10 am-5 pm
Closed Saturday and Sunday

Curbside Pickup: Monday through Friday, normal business hours.  Call the library at 530.621.5500 at least 30 minutes in advance for a pickup appointment.  Please have your library card number ready so we can prep your materials. After you arrive at the Cameron Park Library for your pickup appointment, walk to the pickup service area at the Community Room door located to the side of the building facing the parking lot.  Library staff will have your holds checked out to you and  placed on a table ready for you to pick up.  Thank you for being patient as we may have delays due to staffing limitations.

Location: 2500 Country Club Drive, Cameron Park 530.621.5500

Available Services:
Patrons are welcome to browse materials.  Please maintain 6 feet of distance between yourself and non-family members when browsing materials and wash or sanitize your hands before and after using the library.

Currently, our self-checkout stations are closed.  Staff will check out materials.  Curbside pickup is available for patrons who do not wish to enter the library.  Tables are available for use, but please limit your table to 1 household or person.

Public Computers: See library staff if you'd like to use a computer so we can prepare a computer station for you.

Returning Items: Please use the outside book drop, as items placed here go directly to our quarantine area. Please remember to wash or sanitize your hands before and after using the book drop. All items will be quarantined for 1-2 weeks and will not be listed as “returned” in the patron’s account during that time. Overdue fines will not be assessed during that period.

Conditions for entering the library: 

  • Do not enter the library if you have any of the following symptoms: cough, fever, chills, shortness of breath, muscle pain, sore throat or new loss of taste or smell.
  • Wash or sanitize your hands before and after using the library.
  • Please maintain 6 feet of physical distance between yourself and others.
  • Face coverings are required.
  • Please avoid unnecessary touching of surfaces or materials.
  • One household or person per table.
  • We have limited maximum occupancy and may enforce a 1 hour time limit if necessary.

Failure to comply with safety protocols may result in loss of library privileges.

Please note: The library is not accepting book donations at this time.

Georgetown Library

As of December 11th, the  Georgetown Library is open to the public. Face coverings are required.

Hours:
Tuesdays
: 12 pm-7 pm
Wednesdays: 11 am-12 pm (age 60+ and at-risk patrons only), 12-7 pm (general public)
Thursdays: 9-10 am (age 60+ and at-risk patrons only), 10 am-5 pm (general public)
Fridays: 9-10 am (age 60+ and at-risk patrons only), 10 am-5 pm (general public)
Saturdays: 10 am-3 pm
Closed Sunday and Monday

Curbside Pickup: Curbside pickup is available during the hours we are open.  Call the library at 530.333.4724 when you arrive.  Please have your library card number ready so we can prep your materials.  Thank you for being patient as we may have delays due to staffing limitations.

Location: 6680 Orleans St., Georgetown 530.333.4724

Available Services:
Patrons are welcome to browse materials.  Please maintain 6 feet of distance between yourself and non-family members when browsing materials and wash or sanitize your hands before and after using the library.

Tables are available for use, but please limit your table to 1 household or person.

Public Computers : See library staff if you'd like to use a computer so we can prepare a computer station for you.

Returning Items:  All returned items will be quarantined for 1-2 weeks and will not be listed as “returned” in the patron’s account during that time. Overdue fines will not be assessed during that period.

Conditions for entering the library: 

  • Do not enter the library if you have any of the following symptoms: cough, fever, chills, shortness of breath, muscle pain, sore throat or new loss of taste or smell.
  • Wash or sanitize your hands before and after using the library.
  • Please maintain 6 feet of physical distance between yourself and others.
  • Face coverings are required.
  • Please avoid unnecessary touching of surfaces or materials.
  • One household or person per table.
  • We have limited maximum occupancy and may enforce a 1 hour time limit if necessary.

Failure to comply with safety protocols may result in loss of library privileges.

Please note: The library is not accepting book donations at this time.

Pollock Pines Library

As of December 11th, the  Pollock Pines Library is open to the public. The library has a maximum capacity of 3 patrons. When we reach that capacity, time limits will be enforced. Face coverings are required.

Hours:
Tuesdays: 12-4 pm
Wednesdays: 11 am-12 pm (age 60+ and at-risk patrons only), 12-4 pm (general public)
Fridays: 12-4 pm
Saturdays: 12-4 pm
Closed Sunday, Monday and Thursday

Curbside pickup: Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday 12-4 pm.  When you arrive at library parking lot, please call 530.644.2498.  Have your library card number ready so we can prepare your materials.  Thank you for being patient as we may have delays.

Location: 6210 Pony Express Trail, Pollock Pines 530.644.2498

Available Services:
Patrons are welcome to browse materials.  Please maintain 6 feet of distance between yourself and non-family members when browsing materials and wash or sanitize your hands before and after using the library.

Staff will check out materials.  Curbside pickup is available for patrons who do not wish to enter the library.  Tables are not available for use at this time.

Public computers: See library staff if you'd like to use a computer so we can prep one for you.

Returning Items: Please use the outside book drop, as items placed here go directly to our quarantine area. Please remember to wash or sanitize your hands before and after using the book drop. All items will be quarantined for 1-2 weeks and will not be listed as “returned” in the patron’s account during that time. Overdue fines will not be assessed during that period.

Conditions for entering the library: 

  • Do not enter the library if you have any of the following symptoms: cough, fever, chills, shortness of breath, muscle pain, sore throat or new loss of taste or smell.
  • Wash or sanitize your hands before and after using the library.
  • Please maintain 6 feet of physical distance between yourself and others.
  • Face coverings are required.
  • Please avoid unnecessary touching of surfaces or materials.
  • We have limited maximum occupancy and may enforce a 1 hour time limit if necessary.

Failure to comply with safety protocols may result in loss of library privileges.

Please note: The library is not accepting book donations at this time.

El Dorado Hills Library

As of December 11, the El Dorado Hills Library is open to the public. Face coverings are required.  For the safety of everyone, please ensure your face mask fits snugly and covers both your nose and mouth.

Hours:
Mondays: Senior Hour 11 am-12 pm, General public 12 pm-5 pm
Tuesdays: 12-7 pm
Wednesdays: Senior Hour 11 am-12 pm, General public 12 pm-5 pm
Thursdays: 12-7 pm
Fridays: Senior Hour 11 am-12 pm, General public 12 pm-5 pm
Saturdays: 1 pm-5 pm
Closed  Sunday

Curbside Pickup: Appointment only.  Curbside pickup is available Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 10-11 am, Tuesday and Thursday from 10 am-12 pm. You can place holds through the online catalog, or call 916.358.3500 during open hours and library staff can help you. You will receive a confirmation email as soon as your items are available and at that time you can book your pickup appointment.  When calling to make an appointment, please have your library card ready. When you arrive at the El Dorado Hills Library for your pickup appointment, go to the pickup service area located in the Library parking lot. When library staff comes out to your car after you arrive, please provide them with your last name. They will then return to you with your items that have been checked out to you and secured in a paper bag. Your items will be placed at the front of your vehicle.  Please retrieve items after library staff have left the area.

Location: 7455 Silva Valley Parkway, El Dorado Hills 916.358.3500

Available Services:
Patrons are welcome to browse materials.  Please maintain 6 feet of distance between yourself and non-family members when browsing materials and wash or sanitize your hands before and after using the library.

Currently, our self-checkout stations are closed.  Staff will check out materials.  Curbside pickup is available for patrons who do not wish to enter the library.  See below for the new curbside system and times.

Tables are available for use, but please limit your table to 1 household or person.

Public Computer Use: Computers are physically distanced and there are a limited number of stations for use.  Computers are available on a first come/first serve basis for 30 minute sessions.  Maintain 6 feet of distance from others at all times. You must provide your own headphones.  Wash or sanitize your hands before and after using the computer.  Alert staff when you are finished using the computer so the station can be sanitized.

Senior Hour: Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 11 am-12 pm am are reserved for at-risk populations.  A reminder that face coverings are required to enter the library at all times to protect our at-risk patrons.

Returning Items: Please use the outside manual book drop, as items placed here go directly to our quarantine area. The automated book drop remains closed. Please remember to wash or sanitize your hands before and after using the book drop. All items will be quarantined for 1-2 weeks and will not be listed as “returned” in the patron’s account during that time. Overdue fines will not be assessed during that period.

Conditions for entering the library: 

  • Do not enter the library if you have any of the following symptoms: cough, fever, chills, shortness of breath, muscle pain, sore throat or new loss of taste or smell.
  • Wash or sanitize your hands before and after using the library.
  • Please maintain 6 feet of physical distance between yourself and others.
  • Face coverings are required.
  • Please avoid unnecessary touching of surfaces or materials.
  • One household or person per table.
  • We have limited maximum occupancy and may enforce a 1 hour time limit if necessary.

Failure to comply with safety protocols may result in loss of library privileges.

Please note: The library is not accepting book donations at this time.