300 W. Merrill St. Birmingham, MI 48009 | (248) 647-1700


Welcome to our new Adult Services section

You may have noticed some big changes taking shape at our Library in the last year. We have a grand vision for moving Baldwin into the future and are excited to report that we are getting closer to meeting our goals. We’ve heard what residents have been asking for and have begun to deliver.

Our Adult Services section was the first phase of our renovation. It was completed in May 2017, thanks to the following team of talented and dedicated professionals:

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300 W. Merrill St.
Birmingham, MI 48009


Monday to Thursday 9:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday and Saturday 9:30 am - 5:30 pm
Sunday 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Phase Two: Coming Soon!

Next up is our Youth Services section and we couldn’t be more excited. While the plans are still in progress, we are issuing an RFP for schematic designs and plan to bring completed designs to the City Commission’s Budget Hearing. The project is scheduled to begin in Fall 2019.


  • Strengthen Birmingham’s civic center
  • Increase value that library delivers to residents, businesses and visitors of all ages
  • Respond to public input
  • Keep Birmingham competitive with other communities

Functional & Aesthetic Improvements

  • Efficiency of building
  • Infrastructure update
  • Wayfinding
  • Increase size of story room, play area, quiet study and collaboration spaces, storage closets, and staff work room
  • Improve handicap accessibility


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Library Hours

Monday - Thursday
9:30am - 9:00pm

Friday & Saturday
9:30am -5:30pm

12:00pm - 5:00pm

Baldwin Public Library

300 W. Merrill St.

Birmingham, MI 48009


Baldwin Library Idea Lab


The Idea Lab is the Baldwin Public Library's new space for hands-on exploring, tinkering, and learning. We're here to encourage learning and collaboration through access to new technologies and machines. Currently we have a 3d printer and laser cutter available for use. ALL experience levels are welcome.

Check Out Our Digital Services


Baldwin has thousands of titles that you can watch, read, and listen to on your computer or mobile device - all without having to set foot in the library.

2 Hours Free Parking in Chester Street Deck.

Metered street parking around Library

Free Parking on Sundays


300 W. Merrill St.
Birmingham, MI 48009

Library Hours

Monday to Thursday

9:30 am - 9:00 pm

Friday and Saturday

9:30 am - 5:30 pm


12:00 pm - 5:00pm

Library Closed


November 22 - Closing at 5:30 pm

November 23 - Thanksgiving

December 24 - Christmas Eve

December 25 - Christmas Day

January 1 - New Year's Day

January 15 - Open for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

April 1 - Easter

May 26-28 - Memorial Day Weekend

July 4 - Independence Day

September 1-3 - Labor Day Weekend


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