This year, thanks to a brand new initiative by C.C. Mellor Memorial Library, Carnegie Free Library of Swissvale and Braddock Carnegie Library Association, each and every student enrolled in the Woodland Hills School District is getting a public library card. This is the Read more
Not only is September Love Your Library month, but it’s also Library Card Sign-Up Month. You already know that you can use your library card to access books, movies, newspapers, magazines, music and more both in person and through our Read more
When C.C. Mellor Memorial Library went fine-free back in 2019, people were understandably puzzled. How will they make any money? The truth is, fines were never a big source of revenue for the library. You, on the other hand, are. The majority Read more
As the early days of the pandemic gave way to the summer months in 2020, the youth services staff at C.C. Mellor Memorial Library wanted to find a way to give teens a project to engage, entertain and educate while everyone was Read more
As you are likely aware, Allegheny County moved recently from a “substantial” to a “high” rate of COVID-19 transmission as defined by the CDC. This comes not long after moving from “moderate” to “substantial” earlier this month. Given the CDC Read more
Due to an unforeseen circumstance, C.C. Mellor Memorial Library will be closed on Wednesday, Aug. 25. All in-person programming is also canceled. Virtual programming will continue as planned. We apologize for any inconvenience.
As of Tuesday, June 29th our Forest Hills location will once again be open to the public. In keeping with borough building regulations, patrons will be required to wear a mask, which we are always happy to provide. Also, capacity Read more
Beginning on June 28, masks will no longer be required at CCM Edgewood in accordance with the state recommended guidelines. The use of masks is still encouraged, and we are happy to provide one for anyone who is interested. We Read more
As building capacity limits have been increased, CCM will increase the time limits on our usage. Patrons my now stay in the building for 75 minutes, and public computers can be used for 60 minute time blocks.
Happy holidays! Both CCM Edgewood and CCM Forest Hills will be closed entirely (i.e. no curbside service either) on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day (Thursday 12/24 and Friday 11/25). Curbside and telephone service will resume on Saturday 12/26. CCM Edgewood Read more