715-485-3215 | library@balsamlakepl.org

404 Main Street • Balsam Lake WI 54810

TEMPORARY HOURS
Mon. & Wed. 10 - 5 pm •  Tues. & Thurs. 1-5 pm
Fri. 10 -2 • Sat. & Sun. - Closed

Curbside Pickup

REQUESTING ITEMS
    • Requesting items can be done using our online ordering catalog, www.more.lib.wi.us, emailing library@balsamlakepl.org or calling the library at 715-485-3215.
    • You can only order available Balsam Lake items in your request. 
    • We can also choose books for you by author, genre ie. mysteries or scary movies, etc…
    • We will temporarily be limiting the number of items per card: 10 books, 5 DVDs or music CDs, 3 audio books, 
    • NO kits, puzzles, toys, or games are available for checkout at this time.
REQUESTING LOCAL MATERIALS ONLINE

Here’s the best way for patrons to find and request things they can pick up from a particular library:

  • Go to the MORE Catalog: more.lib.wi.us and log in
  • Enter a search term (remember, “movies” and “books” are valid keyword search terms)
  • Select the “Available Now” filter on the left side to expand it
  • Select the pickup library
  • Search results will be limited to titles available and holdable at the pickup library
  • Tip: to exclude ebooks and audiobooks, open the “Titles I can…” filter and select “Borrow and take home”
  • Select “Place a Hold” and verify your pickup library
  • Tip: Turn on “Active Filters” so subsequent searches retain limits
PICKING UP
    • We will be scheduling pick up times in 15 minutes increments, please include a phone number where we can reach you to schedule your time.
    • You will need to pick up your items within your designated time otherwise you will forfeit them. 
    • The items will be placed outside of the building for you to pick up or if necessary we can place them in an open trunk.
    • We suggest that you let your bag sit for 24-72 hours before handling the items.
RETURNS
    • We will not be accepting any returns directly. 
    • All items will have due dates extended until June.

Balsam Lake Public Library

404 Main Street
Balsam Lake, WI 54810
(715) 485-3215

Hours

Monday 10 am - 6 pm
Tuesday 10 am - 6 pm
Wednesday 10 am - 6 pm
Thursday 10 am - 6 pm
Friday 10 am - 4 pm
Saturday 10 am - 1 pm
Sunday closed