City Library

Mary Gilkey City Library

Mary Gilkey Library
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You can access our WiFi from the social distance of your car along the curb in front of our building. Search for Mary Gilkey Library, no password is required.
Please note that our network is not secure, you should use caution sending
personal or financial information on an un-secure network.

Please visit the Library News page
for all of our latest happenings!

The library is currently closed due to the Coronavirus/COVID-19 pandemic.
Please see our news page (linked above) for more information. As of 3/17/2020 all CCRLS libraries are closed to the public.

During our closures, we request that you please hold on to library materials and return them when we reopen. No late fines will be added to accounts while we are closed. No holds will be processed while we are closed. If you had an item on hold when we closed, it will be waiting for you when we reopen. All hold queues will remain in effect, and we will begin to fill holds when we reopen.

If you have any questions, please fill out the form at the bottom of this page and we will answer you as soon as possible. Thank you for your understanding during this time.

Stay safe and keep reading!

The Mary Gilkey City Library is located next to City Hall at 416 Ferry Street. We're a member of the Chemeketa Cooperative Regional Library Service (CCRLS), which includes all public libraries in Marion, Polk and Yamhill Counties, as well as the Chemeketa Communtiy College Library in Salem. 


Access your library account here to place holds, pay fines, update your information, learn about your family history, read Consumer Reports and other magazines online, watch Creative Bug tutorials and more. Check out the Libby app for even more electronic resources!


Library Hours:  
Monday through Friday 9:00 am to 5:00 pm.  

Computers are available 9:00 am until 4:50 pm with your library card or picture ID. Free WiFi is available during our hours of operation. Network name: Mary Gilkey Public Library. No password is required.

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