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Contactless pickup is available for items on hold at the Hamline Midway Library.

Hold lockers at the George Latimer Central Library offer another contactless alternative.

Picking up holds at the Hamline Midway Library

New Location
Contactless Pickup at the Hamline Midway Library is now outside the entrance on the west side of the building. Look for the big green canopy!

Contactless pickup of held items is by appointment only.

When placing a hold request, choose "Hamline Midway" as your pick-up location.

You will be contacted by email or by telephone when you have items that are ready to be picked up.

After you are notified that your items are ready to be picked up at Hamline Midway Library, please schedule an appointment to pick up your items.

Pick-up appointments can be made a minimum of 2 hours before the requested pick-up time. Appointments can be made up to 10 days in advance.

Schedule a Pickup Appointment at Hamline Midway Library:

Hours Available:

  • Monday: 1:00 - 7:30 p.m. (closed February 15)
  • Friday: 10:00 - 5:30 p.m.

Items will be held for 2 weeks. After 2 weeks, they will be moved on to the next patron waiting for them.

Picking Up Items

Your items will be checked out to you on the day of your pick-up appointment.

Most items will be checked out for 4 weeks (exceptions: mobile hotspots (2 weeks) and Book Club in a Bag kits (6 weeks).

Items will be packaged and placed in the numbered pick-up space chosen when the appointment was made.

Please remain at least 6 feet away from other patrons and/or staff members when picking items up at the library.


Contactless Printing & Document Pickup

Contactless pickup of documents is available at Hamline Midway Library.

There is no cost for this service.

How it Works

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