Services

Use your Grand Rapids Public Library card to enjoy these great services.

 Circulating Memberships

Get free passes or tickets to area attractions with your library card!

The Grand Rapids Public Library has partnered with area attractions to provide our patrons with the opportunity to use their library card to check out a pass to area museums, zoos, botanical gardens, and more. Learn more.

 

 Grab & Go Activity Kits

Grab & Go Kits are take home activities designed for kids, teens, and adults. Learn more. 

 

  GRPL To Go

Our curbside holds pickup service, GRPL To Go, is available at the West Leonard, Yankee Clipper and Seymour branches during open hours. Learn more.

 

Hold Lockers

Hold Lockers are a self-service locker system that allows patrons to check out items they have placed on hold in a convenient, contact free method. GRPL’s Hold Lockers are located at our Ottawa Hills Branch and are available for use anytime. Learn more.

 Hotspots

Getting free, unlimited Internet access is easier than ever with GRPL’s hotspot lending program.

Hotspots allow GRPL library card holders to easily get online using a Wi-Fi-enabled device such as a phone, tablet or laptop. Hotspots are available to check out from any Grand Rapids Public Library location. Learn more. 

 

 
Printing, Faxing, Copying, & Scanning

GRPL offers free printing, faxing, copying, and scanning services at all library locations.
Services are free and limited to 50 pages per week. Double-sided printing is considered two pages.
Learn more.

 

Ride to Read

Getting to the library has never been easier.

Ride to Read gives you a free round-trip pass on The Rapid bus just for using the library. Learn more. 

Sensory Tool Kits

If you need some extra sensory support during your visit to the library, we’re here to help! Ask to use a Sensory Tool Kit during your visit to any Grand Rapids Public Library location. Learn more. 

 

 Small Business Resource Center

The Small Business Resource Center is located on the Lower Level of our Main Library and provides the timely and reliable business information you need to start, manage, and grow your business. Learn more.