Okemos

Level 2: Limited Access

As part of our reopening process, we are moving gradually through several levels of service. Contactless item pickup is now available at all CADL branches. Also, note that our branch hours have temporarily changed.

Learn more about our reopening plans

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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: 10a.m. - 7p.m.
Tuesday: 10a.m. - 7p.m.
Wednesday: 10a.m. - 7p.m.
Thursday: 10a.m. - 7p.m.
Friday: 10a.m. - 7p.m.
Saturday: 12 - 5p.m.
Sunday: Closed

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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 10 a.m. –7 p.m. and Saturday 12–5 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.

Please note that at this time, you need to schedule an appointment to pick up your prints. You can do so by using the CADL MyTime service

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

 

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Okemos Events

Mitten Drop Collection at CADL Okemos (All ages)

Thursday Dec 3, 2020 10:00am - 7:00pm Okemos From Monday, Nov.16 through Saturday, Dec. 12, we're encouraging members to donate NEW mittens, winter hats, scarves and holiday-themed COVID face coverings to benefit Cristo Rey Community Center. Please seal the items in a plastic bag, then place them in our book drop. Items will be quarantined before they are handled and distributed. Thank you for your support of this project! Read More

*Virtual Conversational Spanish (Adults)

Thursday Dec 3, 2020 10:30am - 11:30am Okemos
Join us online on Thursday mornings to learn about culture and practice your Spanish with native-speaker instructors The topics are separate for each weekly session and do not have any progression. This is not a Spanish class. *Come to as many as you like but register first emailing sanchezp@cadl.org. You will receive instructions on joining our Microsoft Teams session. (Microsoft Team instructions
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Posted Nov 6, 2020, 1:36 PM We've partnered with the Greater Lansing Food Bank this holiday season to host a Virtual Food & Fun Drive. Read More

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