Curbside pickup at Pauline Haass Public Library is offered by appointment only.

Follow three easy steps to pick up materials:

Step one: Place your items on hold.

  • Use our catalog to search and to place holds on your materials.
  • You can also call the library or email us ( to place holds.
  • When placing your hold, remember to select Pauline Haass Public Library as your pick up location.

Step two: After you have received notification that your holds are ready, please contact the library at 262-246-5181 to schedule a pickup appointment.

  • Staff will schedule a 30 minute window for you to pick up your holds.
  • Please be ready to provide your vehicle make, model, and color when you make your appointment. This is how we will identify you when you pull up to the library building.

Step 3: Pick up your items.

  • Park along the side of the building adjacent to the front doors.
  • Call the library’s main line at (262) 246-5180 to notify staff that you are here.
  • Staff will set your items on a table outside the front doors.
  • Grab your items and enjoy!

If you wish to return items, you can put them in the book drop. Please do not attempt to return materials at the curbside pickup table or to staff. 

If you have been notified that your library card is set to expire, you may renew your library card using curbside service. To set up an appointment, please call 262-246-5181.