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The Coloma Public Library remains open for our community. A variety of services continue to be available including materials checkouts, movie rentals, computers, printing, faxing, quiet study areas, and more.

For safety of patrons as well as staff, we will provide service in a manner that reduces close contact with others. Face-masks are required for visitors that can medically tolerate them. Social distancing from others not in the same group is also required. We will continue to offer curbside services throughout the week to accommodate patrons who prefer it.

Our public service hours are Monday through Friday 10am-6pm.
Saturdays will remain Curbside only from 10am-2pm.


The Library's Reopening Plan

CPL Covid-19 FAQ


Need more info? Email us at readcoloma@gmail.com or call us at 269-468-3431


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Did you know the census directly impacts funding for the Coloma Public Library? Please participate and Be Counted! Check out this link or email the library for more information.


Thank you to Berrien Community Foundation, who through a grant supports our library's census programming!


Ancestry® Library Edition

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Trace your family tree using Ancestry® Library Edition, an online database accessible now from home with your library card! Dig into genealogical records going back as far back as the 1400s.

On Ancestry® Library Edition, you can search:

  • U.S. federal and state census data
  • Birth, marriage, and death records
  • Military records
  • Social Security death records
  • Immigration lists.
  • U.K. census data, civil registrations, and probate records dating back to the 1500s


Newspaper Archive

search our newspapers Past issues of the Coloma Courier (November 1899-1969), Watervliet Record (1890-October 1984) and Tri-City Record (1984-2010) are available for searching and browsing on this website.

A special thank you to Karl Bayer at the Tri-City Record for allowing the library to make these papers available to the public, and to Watervliet District Library for their support with this project.

 


Browse the Catalog

Card Catalog

Search the library's catalog from home! Click here, and log in with your library card account number and phone number or password.

Once logged in, you may search the catalog for books and other materials. You may view items checked out, renew items, and place holds.

 


eBooks and Digital Audiobooks - OverDrive

Overdrive Now Available

The library offers eBooks and digital audiobooks through the Southwest Michigan Digital Library.To browse available titles, click here. All you need is your Coloma Library Card number and phone number.Libby App

Download e-content even faster directly to your device with the Libby app!



Our Mission Statement

The mission of the Coloma Public Library is to provide access to informational, educational, cultural and recreational library materials and services in a variety of formats and technologies; to be responsive to the public library needs of the community; and to uphold the public's freedom of access to information.