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Curbside Pickup Instructions
  • Search for material then place hold. 
  • Wait for an email or text notice when the item is available for pickup.
  • Check pickup library hours below and contact the library to schedule a pickup time.
  • When you arrive at the library, look for the curbside pickup sign in the parking lot and park in the designated spot.
  • Call the designated telephone number on the sign to alert staff of your arrival.
  • Library staff will deliver item (s) to your car.
Carnegie Memorial Branch
411 Pujo St., Lake Charles, LA 70601
(337) 721-7084
Mon. - Fri.: 9a - 6p
Sa.: 10a - 2p
Central Branch
301 W. Claude St., Lake Charles, LA 70605
(337) 721-7116
(337) 721-7117 (curbside pickup only)
Mon. - Thu.: 9a - 8p
Fri.: 9a - 6p
Sat.: 9a - 5p
Sun.: 1p - 5p
DeQuincy Satellite Branch
This location will reopen as soon as possible. Please visit our satellite location at the DeQuincy Railroad Museum.

Temporary satellite location: DeQuincy Railroad Museum
400 Lake Charles Avenue, DeQuincy, LA 70633 
(337) 721-7087 or (337) 786-4213
Mon. - Fri.: 9a - 6p
Epps Express Branch
1320 N. Simmons St.,
Lake Charles, LA 70601
(337) 721-7090
Mon. - Fri.: 9a - 5p
Hayes Branch
GOOD NEWS! This location will reopen on Monday, August 15.

7709 Perier St., Hayes, LA 70646
(337) 721-7098 or (337) 622-3605
Mon. - Fri.: 10a - 6p
Iowa Branch
517A North Thomson Avenue
(337) 721-7101
Mon. - Fri.: 9a - 6p
Maplewood Outreach Center
91 Center Circle, Sulphur, LA 70663
(337) 721-7148
Mon. - Fri.: 730a - 4p

Moss Bluff Express Branch
261 Parish Road, Lake Charles, LA 70611
(337) 721-7128
Mon. - Fri.: 9a - 6p
Sat.: 10a - 2p

The Express Library has moved into the main building's meeting room. The remainder of the main building is closed for repairs.
Starks Branch
This location is anticipated to reopen on Monday, August 22. Please continue to visit our pop-up library on Wednesdays at Stark Place Apartments.

113 S. HWY 109, Starks, LA 70661
(337) 721-7107 or (337) 743-6560
Mon. & Fri.: 9a - 2p
Tu. & Thu.: 1p - 6p
Wed.: 9a - 6p
Sulphur Regional Branch
This location will reopen as soon as possible.

1160 Cypress Street, Sulphur, LA 70663
(337) 721-7138
Mon. - Fri.: 9a - 6p
Sat.: 10a - 2p
SWLA Genealogy Branch
411 Pujo St., Lake Charles, LA 70601
(337) 721-7110
Mon. - Fri.: 9a - 6p
Sat.: 10a - 2p

Vinton Express Branch
1601 Loree St., Vinton, LA 70668
(337) 721-7095
Mon. - Fri.: 9a - 5p
Westlake Branch
937 Mulberry St., Westlake, LA 70669
(337) 721-7113
Mon. - Fri.: 9a - 6p
Curbside - Additional Resources

      • Access the library catalog.
      • Enter keywords in the "keyword search field.
        • Ex: title, author, etc.
      • On the next screen (list of results), click/tap the More About It button.
      • On the right-hand side, click/tap the Place Hold button.
        • If you are not signed in, enter your library card number and PIN then click/tap Log In.
      • Choose pickup library from the drop-down list.
      • Click/tap the Submit Request button.

      • If you have forgotten your PIN, reset it via the online catalog.
        • An email address must be on file at the Library to reset it.
      • Reset the PIN within an hour of receiving the confirmation email. Otherwise, you'll need to repeat the reset process.

      • Contact Live Chat, library staff, or you may do it yourself within the library catalog.


      • Access library catalog.
      • Access My Account - My Information - Contact Information and Preferences - Contact Information.
      • Make changes then click/tap Submit Change Request.
        • NOTE: This option is not available within the library's mobile app.