Contact Cedar Mill & Bethany Libraries

We're happy to hear from you! We are available to answer library account questions, connect you with information, offer reading recommendations, and more. We also welcome your comments and feedback. Emails and calls are returned within one business day.

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Cedar Mill Library (503) 644-0043
Bethany Library (503) 617-7323
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Common Questions

Yes, staff and visitors are required to wear masks per state and local public health officials. Updated September 2, 2021.

Holds can be picked up during open hours at both locations. Hold shelves are self-service; ask a staff member if you need assistance. We will keep your holds on our shelves for 7 days after they arrive.

No time limits for visiting the libraries. Internet sessions are limited per day (1 hour at Cedar Mill Library and 30 minutes at Bethany Library).

If an item is still on your account a week after its return, please contact library staff to inquire about its status.

Washington County residents are welcome to apply for a library card online anytime and gain access to an array of digital resources, including e-books, audiobooks, databases, and more.

To update your current account, including converting an existing E-access card to a general library card so you can check out materials, contact the library via email or phone, or speak to a staff member during our open hours.

updated July 1, 2021

Yes, for faster service, account fees can be paid online at wccls.org or you are always welcome to get assistance during your next visit. If you have questions about charges on your account, please contact usUpdated July 1, 2021

Common Questions

Yes, staff and visitors are required to wear masks per state and local public health officials. Updated September 2, 2021.

Holds can be picked up during open hours at both locations. Hold shelves are self-service; ask a staff member if you need assistance. We will keep your holds on our shelves for 7 days after they arrive.

No time limits for visiting the libraries. Internet sessions are limited per day (1 hour at Cedar Mill Library and 30 minutes at Bethany Library).

If an item is still on your account a week after its return, please contact library staff to inquire about its status.

Washington County residents are welcome to apply for a library card online anytime and gain access to an array of digital resources, including e-books, audiobooks, databases, and more.

To update your current account, including converting an existing E-access card to a general library card so you can check out materials, contact the library via email or phone, or speak to a staff member during our open hours.

updated July 1, 2021

Yes, for faster service, account fees can be paid online at wccls.org or you are always welcome to get assistance during your next visit. If you have questions about charges on your account, please contact usUpdated July 1, 2021