Friday, January 22, 2016

MCPL Snow Information

UPDATED 1/26, 9 pm: MCPL will reopen at 10 am on Wednesday, January 27 for regularly scheduled hours. Note that branches that normally open at 9 am will also open at 10 amBranches with 1 pm and 2 pm opening times will open at their regular scheduled times tomorrow. All programs and classes are cancelled.

Due dates will be adjusted for all MCPL items that were scheduled to be due on Friday -Tuesday (January 22-26). Holds that needed to be picked up on those dates will be available once we reopen.

We are anticipating a strong storm, and we'd like to help you be prepared:

Your favorite author is all checked out? This is a great opportunity to explore new authors. You might want to consider participating in our MCPL Reading Challenge to help expand your reading horizons.

If your power and internet stay on, we invite you to check out our online databases:

For tips for storm preparation and safety tips and to stay informed during the storm, please visit Montgomery County's official snow website.


  1. Thank you, MCPL, for all that you do - in my opinion, libraries are the building blocks of civilization, and the media, tools, and programs you provide enrich our lives in so many ways - practical, intellectual, emotional, and spiritual. In my next life (if any) I want to be a librarian.