Now Hiring!

The library is looking for a new member for our awesome team! We are seeking a Library Clerk, job description below. This position will be posted from November 18 through December 11 and interviews will be held the week of December 14 for early January start date.

All applications must be submitted via email to

Closed for Thanksgiving Weekend

The library will be closed for the Holiday Weekend. We will re-open the following Monday with regular hours. 

Closed Dates:
Thursday, November 26 (Happy Thanksgiving!)
Friday, November 27
Saturday, November 28

Click HERE for some Thanksgiving FUN Facts that will impress your kids!

Have a wonderful Thanksgiving and enjoy spending time with your families!

The Fall Book Sale Results Are In!

Our amazing volunteers from the Friends of the Library were able to raise $1512 at the Fall Book Sale! Thank you to all of our volunteers for helping make this one of our biggest and most successful book sales to date. Proceeds from the book sale come back to the library and assist in various aspects of programming, events, and more!

MeLCat Server Migration - Prepare for Temporary MeLCat Unavailability

Otsego District Library is a participant in MeLCat, Michigan’s statewide resource sharing system. Through this service, countless library patrons take advantage of the opportunity to borrow materials from hundreds of other participating libraries across the state. For technical reasons, MeLCat will be temporarily unavailable for new requests beginning on Wednesday, November 18. Library users will be able to pick up MeLCat materials until Wednesday, December 2. The ability to place requests will be restored by Friday, December 11. MeLCat materials can be returned at any time.

Book Face Contest!

Get creative and snap a photo of yourself as your favorite book cover! "Like" us on Facebook and look for the album of all the creative entries in our BOOK FACE Contest. Take a picture of your face in a book (with a face on it) and submit it by November 1 to: 

Dubsmash Contest (Teens & Tweens)

Create fun videos and submit them to the library to win prizes!
Teens & Tweens create silly, fun, and creative "dubs" all of the time! So why not have some fun and submit your videos to us and recieve prizes at our Viewing (Pizza) Party!
Dubsmash Viewing Party on November 13 at 4 pm. We will be giving out awards for the best dubs in several categories. Door prizes and pizza at the party!

Check Out Our Fall Newsletter!

We have a fascinating Fall season planned for you at the library! Take flight with us as we take a step into the past. Explore the real life story of Amelia Earhart's adventures in Michigan with Al Eicher at our featured program When Amelia Came to Michigan. Photographs, newspaper articles, and film footage of Earhart through a 10 year period.