Library News

25th Anniversary Celebration

Please join us for our 25th Anniversary Celebration from 10 am – 2 pm Saturday, November 6!

Schedule of Events

  • 10:00 – 10:45 Storytimes Through the Years
  • 11:00 Special presentation featuring State Representative Kevin Coleman
  • 11:30 Refreshments catered by Chef Tony of the William D. Ford Career-Technical Center
  • 12:00 Interactive performance by Drummunity
  • 12:00 – 2:00 Open House including exhibits and Behind the Scenes Tours
Nov 6, 2021
Now Hiring!

Come work with us! The library is seeking candidates for the positions of Marketing and Communications Director and Library Assistant I. Please see our Employment Opportunities page for more information.

Oct 19, 2021
New Digital Resources Available

The library has added 3 new resources to our databases collection!

America's News features a wide variety of credible, vetted news sources spanning the U.S. Includes the Detroit News, Ann Arbor News, and Flint Journal.

Black Life in America explores the experience and impact of African Americans as recorded by the news media.

HeritageHub features a collection of U.S. obituaries and death notices for in-depth genealogical research from 1704 to today.

You must have a valid Westland library card to access these resources from outside the library. For assistance with these and other great digital resources, visit the Reference Desk!

Oct 13, 2021
24/7 Pickup Lockers

The Westland Public Library now offers all-day outdoor lockers to pick up library holds at your own convenience!

  • 24/7 outdoor access. Pick up items even when we're closed.
  • 72-hour pick-up window. 3 full days to pick your items up once notified.
  • ADA compliant! If you are in need of easier-to-access lockers, notify library staff!
  • Email address required for lockers. If you do not have an e-mail on file with us, come to the Circulation Desk!

To use our Pickup Lockers, request "Lockers" for the Pickup Location when you place a hold.

Sep 9, 2021
Westland Library Photography Contest

Our Westland Library photography contest is back! Submit your 8x10 photos now through October 5 for a chance to win cash prizes. Visit the contest page for more information.

Sep 8, 2021

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