Yarmouth Town Libraries         

The Yarmouth Town Libraries will pause in-person library visits and provide contactless 
curbside pick up, effective December 4.

Here’s what you need to know.

LIBRARY HOURS for CURBSIDE PICK UP will be 6 hours per day in both locations:

South Yarmouth Library and West Yarmouth Library

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday: 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.;
Thursday: 12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.; Sunday: CLOSED.

What we’re asking you to do:
The well-being of our community and staff is our top priority.

• Please do not visit if you or someone you live with has or recently has had a fever, cough, or if you or someone you live with is unwell, or has been tested for a virus or are awaiting the results.

• Wear a face covering over your nose and mouth at all times while picking up your items.
• Maintain at least 6 feet of distance from others.

What we’re doing:
• Limiting hours of operation to minimize staff exposure;
• Staff maintains 6 feet of distance between each other and public;
• Staff wears face coverings while handling materials, quarantining items for 24-48 hours;
• Washing our hands often and following cleaning and disinfecting protocols.

• Please return items ONLY in the book drop outside each building.
• We waive any overdue fines incurred during the quarantine period.


  • Book Bundles from the Children’s and Young Adult collections are available by request. Contact the Children’s Room at 508-760-4820, X 1316, to request, based on your favorite authors or series you enjoy. We’ll call you to schedule a pickup.

  • You may request magazines; print newspapers are not available.

  • Printing, faxing and photocopying are available by contacting the Library by phone or email. 

  • Free WiFi access is available outside each building 24/7.

  • Home delivery is available for those unable to get to the Library.

• We are pausing in-person Library visits for the foreseeable future.

•  Public computers are not accessible at this time per order of the Board of Health.

•  Meeting room is closed and is not available for use.

•  We cannot accept donations of books or magazines.

Helpful suggestions during this phase:
• Place your hold requests online at https://encore.clamsnet.org or by phone.
• Need help deciding what you want? Call for suggestions.
South Yarmouth Library: 508-760-4820; West Yarmouth Library: 508-775-5206

Have a reference question? Click here to Ask a Librarian! These questions will be answered even if the buildings are closed to the public.


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South Yarmouth Library
312 Old Main Street
South Yarmouth, MA 02664

(508) 760-4820

Hours: Curbside by Appointment Only, Monday - Saturday
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391 Main Street Route 28
West Yarmouth, MA 02673

(508) 775-5206

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