Okemos

Location
4321 Okemos Road 
Okemos, Michigan 48864

517.347.2021

Link to the CATA Bus Route Link for directions to this library location

Hours
Monday: 9a.m. - 9p.m.
Tuesday: 9a.m. - 9p.m.
Wednesday: 9a.m. - 9p.m.
Thursday: 9a.m. - 9p.m.
Friday: 9a.m. - 7p.m.
Saturday: 9a.m. - 7p.m.    Sunday: 12p.m. - 6 p.m.

Closed Days
Thu., July 4
Independence Day
Sat., Aug. 31, Sun., Sep. 1, Mon., Sep. 2    
Labor Day Weekend

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OKEMOS - Betsy Hull.jpgBetsy Hull
Head Librarian

Rooms, Resources & Special Features

Adobe Elements  

Adobe Photoshop Elements (for photo editing) & Adobe Premiere Elements (for video editing) are installed on selected public computers.     

Charging Cables 

Check out a charging cable and wall charger to power up. We’ve got you covered with micro-USB, USB-C, and lightning cables.

Computer Accessories

Privacy screens, trackball mouses and large print keyboards can all be requested from library staff.

Curbside Pickup

The service is available Monday–Friday from 12–6 p.m. Here’s how it works:

  • To request a Curbside Pickup, call 517- 525-8541 at least 30 minutes before you will arrive. Tell the staff member what items you want to pick up. They will be held for 24 hours after your phone call.
  • Pull into the designated Curbside Pick-up parking space, located on the south side of the building. Call 517-525-8541 to let us know you are here, and staff will bring your items out to you. Be sure to have either your CADL card or driver’s license handy.

Some items in our collection are not available for this service, including Library of Things items, Launchpad tablets and American Girl dolls.

Print from Anywhere

If your device is connected to the Internet, you can print your documents at CADL! To pick up your prints, use the Print Release Terminal inside the corresponding library within 24 hours. Visit the Print Anywhere page for more info.

Public Meeting Room

Our meeting room is available for public use. The room holds 66 with tables and chairs and 90 with only chairs. If you are interested in reserving space, please call or visit the branch for an application. Make sure to allow enough time when planning your event as our room is in high demand.

  • An application must be completed and turned in at the location being requested.
  • Applicants must produce a current Capital Area District Libraries card which must be in good standing at the time of room use.
  • Applicants must be present during the meeting/event.

For additional details, please review our Meeting Room Policy.

Requests for Accommodation

For mobility, visual, hearing or other assistance, please call the library. Requests need to be made at least two weeks before a scheduled event.

Test Proctoring

We offer free exam proctoring. Please call ahead to make arrangements.

 

Wireless Service 

CADL has WiFi hotspots at all of its libraries. For details, visit our WiFi help page

 

Okemos Gallery

Okemos Events

Drop-in LEGO Club (Age 4 & up)

Thursday Aug 22, 2019 1:00pm - 2:30pm Okemos Kids love playing with our LEGO collection! Imaginative play helps them develop skills used for reading.   Read More

BookSleuth LIVE (Facebook & Twitter)

Thursday Aug 22, 2019 1:00pm - 6:00pm
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Has the trail gone cold in your search for a good book? BookSleuth is on the case! Today from 1-6 p.m., post on CADL's Facebook wall or tweet with titles of the last three books you enjoyed. Our literary detective will reply with a suggested title just for you. Read More
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Okemos Blog

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Reader's Roundtable Episode 16: Summer Wrap-up Titles

Posted Aug 15, 2019, 9:29 AM Here are the titles discussed in both the Reader's Roundtable podcast and the Okemos Teen Advisory Group bonus segment. Read More

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Everything Right Here...and There... and Over There

Posted Aug 6, 2019, 12:07 PM One CADL card unlocks everything 13 branches have to offer, so what are you waiting for? Read More

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