Service Policy

The Library’s goal for public services shall be to develop and implement through continuous evaluation and adaptation, a program of Library services which effectively meets the informational, educational and recreational needs of residents of the Clay Center Carnegie Library Service Area

Service Hours
Monday 10:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Tuesday 10:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Wednesday 10:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Thursday 10:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Friday 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Holiday Closings
New Year’s Eve – Close at 6:00 p.m.
New Year’s Day                                                                                                                                                    Martin Luther King Day                                                                                                                          President’s Day
Memorial Day
Independence Day
Labor Day
Veteran’s Day
Thanksgiving Day                                                                                                                                                Day after Thanksgiving
Christmas Eve
Christmas Day

The Clay Center Carnegie Library will be open during normal hours only. The library will not be opened for special requests unless it is approved by the director and Board of Trustees in advance. The Library Board of Trustees reserves the right to close the library on other dates as necessary for training, maintenance, special events, etc. as determined by the board.

Use of Equipment & Resources
The Clay Center Carnegie Library has the following equipment for public use in the library
Typewriter, copier, printer, fax, scanner, desktop computers, laptop computer, and eReading devices. Users agree to abide by the library’s “Internet and Technology Use Policy”  before utilizing the library’s equipment.