• Current Hours: The library building is open to the public Monday - Friday 10 AM to 6 PM and Saturday 10 AM to 5 PM. Curbside services are still available. Patrons may call to talk to a library staff member about library services. 812 883 5600. Masks are requested while in the building.
  • Tails and Tales Summer reading program June 1 to July 31, 2021
  • Current Library Hours and Services

    The library building is open to the public

    Monday-Friday 10 am – 6 pm
    Saturday 10 am – 5 pm

    Masks are required while in the building

    Curbside services are still available and encouraged

    Curbside services include:

    • Picking up library materials
    • Making copies
    • Faxing and Scanning
    • Printing

    Public computer usage is available on a first come, first serve basis

    Patrons may call Monday-Friday from 10am – 6pm and
    Saturday from 10am-5pm to talk to a library staff member about library services

  • Block Printed Tote Bag Kits

    While the cool weather is keeping you inside, why not use that time to explore your creative side!

    Indiana University’s Center for Rural Engagement have provided a wonderful Take & Make craft kit for adult patrons at the Salem Public Library.

    The craft is for a Block Print Tote Bag that you get to design.
    Those interested may pick up a kit at the adult desk Monday – Friday 10:00 am – 6:00 pm and Saturday 10:00 am – 5:00 pm.

    Supplies are limited. Limited one kit per person.

  • Downloadable E-books and Audiobooks

    The library is still offering services online with our downloadable ebooks and audiobooks. If you have any questions or would like to sign up for this service please contact the library at 812-883-5600 or salemindianalibrary@hotmail.com and leave a message and we will get back with you. Here is more information on how to download material

    (Electronic Resource Borrowing).

    The Salem Public Library has WiFi service available in our parking lot area. The WiFi is available Monday – Thursday 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Friday and Saturday 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and on Sunday from 1:00 to 5:00 p.m.