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The East Ridge City Library is located in the City Hall building at 1517 Tombras Avenue, with entrances both inside and outside of City Hall. We have many of the area school reading list books availabile, as well as many best sellers, large-print books and books on audio. 











NEW ONLINE CATALOG

The library is now online! See the online catalog, reserve a book and check on overdue fines. E-Books are available for check out. Go by the library and receive your new card today!To get started, click HERE

 

ATTENTION:

  • The East Ridge Library has updated our Phased Reopening Plan. Please see document for more information (DOCUMENT)

  • ​Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, the East Ridge Library will be closed until further notice. Please see flyer for more information (FLYER)

  • We have now started a curbside pickup service along with updated times that are available for this program. Please see flyer for more information (FLYER)

 

NEWS & PROGRAMS

 

LIBRARY CARDS
Sign up for a library card today! A parent's signature is required for applicants under the age of eighteen. (Cards are available FREE OF CHARGE to East Ridge residents. Non-residents are charged a one-time $20 fee for a lifetime family library membership.) Simply bring a valid driver’s license with your East Ridge zip code of 37412 on it OR a picture I.D. and 2 forms of proof of residence. Acceptable forms are current utility bills, a lease or deed to the property, vehicle registration or bank statement. Children must be at least 5 years of age to receive a library card. You may check out 6 books per library card, with a limit of 2 books per subject. The checkout period is for 2 weeks.

SUMMER READING PROGRAM LibraryBooks.JPG
It's time for some reading fun! Due to the practice of 
social distancing, this year's program will be virtual.
Please click on the below link to view registration info:

Summer Reading 2020 - Virtual Style Information

Readerzone.com registration link: REGISTER HERE
Registration Codes (needed to register each child):

  • Listeners (up to age 6): 23ef9
  • Readers (ages 6 to 12): 75080
  • Teens (ages 13 to 18): 45d57

Registration begins Monday, June 8, 2020 and
Reading Logs are due Saturday, July 25, 2020

 

STORY TIME
Pre-School Story Time: Tuesdays at 11:00 a.m.


LIBRARY LINKS


LIBRARY HOURS
Monday & Wednesday
10:00a.m. to 8:00p.m.

Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
10:00a.m. to 6:00p.m.

Closed on Sundays

(423) 867-7323 (READ)
library@eastridgetn.gov