New Masking Guidelines

In alignment with state, opens a new window and local, opens a new window mask guidelines, Tacoma Public Library will update its indoor mask requirement on Saturday, March 12. 

Masks are encouraged: 

  • For all patrons while visiting the library 

Masks are required: 

  • In library meeting rooms  
  • In all areas during the first hour the library is open:    
    • Tuesday: 12–1 p.m. 
    • Wednesday: 12–1 p.m. 
    • Thursday: 10–11 a.m. 
    • Friday: 10–11 a.m. 
    • Saturday: 10–11 a.m. 

Vulnerable populations are encouraged to visit the libraries the first hour of each day, when all employees and visitors will be masked. Prepare for your visit by reviewing our locations and hours page.