COVID 19, or the Coronavirus

The City of Baytown facilities and offices are open for business. Due to COVID-19 some departments may still be operating in a modified fashion. Please contact the department you plan to conduct business with directly if you have specific questions as to modification to services or location.

We continue to follow CDC guidelines for the safety of our employees and citizens and will keep you updated via social media and other communication channels

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Library Open

With Limited Services

Monday - Friday 9 am to 10 am Senior Shopping Only
Monday - Friday 10 am to 7 pm
Saturday & Sunday 10 am to 2 pm

Only a small number of computers are available for public use and staff cannot offer close contact or hands on assistance.

Donations are accepted. Drop them off at the loading dock or through the book return.

Not available: laptops, study tables, study rooms, meeting rooms, public phone. 

For Curbside Delivery

What Can You Check Out?

  • Books, DVDs, CD audiobooks, Playaways

How it Works

  • Place items on hold from the Library’s catalog or the New Books site
  • Pull up to the front of the library
  • Call 281/427-7331 x2
  • Tell the Library employee your library card number
  • Staff will place items directly in your trunk.

What Cannot Be Done Curbside

  • Accepting item donations
  • Paying Fines
  • Applying for a library card
  • Placing Interlibrary Loan requests (these are currently suspended)
  • Returning items (please use the drive-through on Texas Avenue)