COVID-19 Information

We have missed you, Commerce Township!

We know how important the library’s services and programs are to our community. We are excited to resume serving you in person and we are pleased to enter the grab-and-go stage of the library’s reopening.

Staged opening diagram

Starting Tuesday, July 7, 2020, the Commerce Township Community Library will be open its normal hours for grab-and-go browsing (visits limited to 30 minutes or less), in-lobby hold pickup and contactless curbside hold pickup. Public computer use, limited to one hour, will be available by appointment.

Contactless Curbside Pickup: Curbside pickup will take place at the main entrance to the library.

When you arrive at the library, call us at 248-669-8108 ext. 105. A staff member will check the items out to you and bring them outside.

Public Computer Appointments: Public computers are available for one-hour sessions by appointment. Please call the library at 248-669-8108 ext. 103 to schedule your appointment.

Place New Holds: Visit the library catalog to place holds on library materials.

Please wait for notification. When the materials you have requested through the online catalog are ready for pick up, you will receive a notification (via email, text message or phone, depending on your account preference). Once you receive notification, visit the library during regular hours to pick up your items.

Ask Library Staff to Make Recommendations and Place Holds: call 248-669-8108 x103 and library staff will place holds and make recommendations for you.

Please wait for notification. When the materials you have requested are ready for pick up, you will receive a notification (via email, text message or phone, depending on your account preference). Once you receive notification, visit the library during regular hours to pick up your items.

Return Items: the book drop is open and you can return items at any time. Please note that we are quarantining items for several days upon return; the items will not be removed from your account immediately. Don’t worry: you will not be charged any fines during the quarantine period.

All in-person library programs are cancelled through August.

Enjoy Your Library 24/7: Remote services remain available.

Download materials: access thousands of eBooks, magazines, audiobooks and movies with your CTCL card!

Research: learn a new language, read up on the latest consumer electronics and more with our research databases!

Ask a Librarian:

Call us: 248-669-8108
Email us: adultservices@commercelibrary.info
We’re social, too: Facebook | Twitter | Instagram

Are you a Commerce Township or Wolverine Lake resident who doesn’t have a library card? We can help. Call us at 248-669-8108 ext 105. You can also APPLY ONLINE for a card!

Questions about your library account? No problem. Call us at 248-669-8108 ext 105.

Don’t worry about late fees: CTCL will NOT be charging overdue fines during the closure.

CTCL staff members will be available via phone, email and our social media channels: Monday-Thursday 10 am-9 pm, Friday-Saturday 10 am-5 pm, and Sunday 1 pm-5 pm.

Thank you for your continued patience and understanding. Please check our website, commercelibrary.info, and our social media channels for updates.

CTCL Response Plan