• Tails and Tales Summer reading program June 1 to July 31, 2021
  • Library 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 recommended while in the building.
  • This week at the library. July twenty fifth through thirty first. The Storywalk starts on the twenty-fifth at the YMCA. The book title is “We’re going on a bear hunt!” by Michael Rosen. On the twenty ninth you may pick up craft to go kits for teens. You must pre-register for the craft and you must pick it up before the library closes. It is a sea turtle craft. On July thirtieth you may pick up craft to go kits for preschool age and school age children. You must pre-register for both age groups and pick up the craft before the library closes. The theme is artic animals. On July thirty first the summer reading program ends, this is the last day to pick up your prizes.  At the bottom of the page a box labeled "Age guide" states that Pre-school is considered ages 2-5 or finished kindergarten. School age children are grades 1 through 5 and teens are grades 6 through 12.
  • 2021 Summer Reading Program

    “Tails and Tales”

    Readers will have fun this summer with the animal kingdom as the Salem Public Library presents our Summer Reading Program “Tails and Tales.” Some of the fun summer activities include Craft-To-Go kits for all ages, Sidewalk chalk art, a Hardy Lake Raptor Center presentation, Storywalkstm and more.

    The 2021 Summer Reading Program is open to all ages, newborn to adults! Registration for the “Tails and Tales” Summer Reading Program will start on Tuesday, June 1. For more information, call the library at 812-883-5600 or visit our website, salemlib.lib.in.us. Check our Facebook page regularly for program updates.

    And remember, all library programs are free of charge. Come check out your Salem Public Library today

  • 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.