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Library Pickup Window - 15th and Forest Ave.

Crete Public Library's pickup window is located on the south side of the building, near the 15th and Forest Ave. intersection.

Crete Public Library offers a drive-thru pickup and drop-off window for patrons who find access to the library physically challenging or need a more convenient and quick library visit.

Items must be reserved in advance by phone or the online catalog to pickup at the window. The drive-up also has collection slots for returning books and media materials. 

Access the pickup lane from Forest Ave, just west of the 15th Street intersection. 

Reserve materials using the online catalog:

Patrons can reserve items when searching the online catalog or call the library (402.826.3809) and talk to a staff member about reserving materials for pickup at the window or inside the library.

  • Log in to the Library Catalog (upper right corner of the catalog page) with your library card number (numbers only) and the phone number assigned to your account.
    • If you have a 402 area code, use only the 7-digit phone number; use the 10-digit phone number if you have any other area code.
  • Find materials (upper left) by searching subjects, titles, and authors. In the search results, click on titles to view more information and library availability. When viewing a title:
    • Click 'Reserve This Item'
    • Choose 'Pickup Window' for drive-thru or 'Inside' to pickup in the library
    • Confirm your phone or email for notifications
    • Click 'Place Reserve'
  • Check your phone or email for notifications when items are ready
  • Drive through the pickup lane at 15th and Forest Ave. during regular library hours to pickup your materials.

Current library hours:

  • Monday and Friday - 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday - 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
  • Saturday - 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Crete Public Library
1515 Forest Ave.

Crete, NE 68333
Phone: 402.826.3809