Parr Library

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Parr Library


6200 Windhaven Pkwy
972-769-4300

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Library Manager: Nina Martin

Service Hours


Monday – Thursday 9:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Friday 9:00 a.m – 5:30 p.m.
Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Sunday 1:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Holiday Closed Dates (PDF)
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Virtual Program Schedule - Plano Public Library (PDF)
Programs will air on Facebook, Zoom and our You Tube channel. Check the schedule (PDF) for details.

Plano Public Library COVID 19

Services Available by APPOINTMENT – library card required

Online Services

  • Access to digital resources (PDF) (e-books, e-newspapers, e-magazines, e-audio and databases)
  • Classes and programs for all ages (Calendar)
  • New library cards apply online, 2-3 days processing time - you will be contacted
General Services

  • Porch pickup of holds (instructions and times (PDF)) - all items 3 week checkout
  • Book Bundles – request in English, Spanish and Chinese for children and teens
  • External book drops for returns, 72 hour item quarantine, some account delay, no impact to borrowing privileges
  • Book a Librarian and telephone reference (email)
  • Donation drop off – loading dock during daylight hours
  • FAQ (PDF)
Grab and Go Information (PDF) at Plano Public Library

Grab & Go Information

Starting September 9, 2020 Library card holders will be able to schedule appointments to browse materials and use self-checkout, copy and fax documents and shop Friends lobby sales. Reservations are for a 1 hour visit and limited to one visit per day.
More information (PDF)
Holds Pickup and Specialty Items Return at Plano Public Library (PDF)

Holds Pickup & Specialty Items Return

Holds Pickup & Specialty Items Return is available porch side at all libraries Monday-Thursday 9 a.m. - 8 p.m., Friday 9 a.m. - 5:30 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. and Sunday 1 - 4:30 p.m.
More information (PDF)
Computer Access Appointment Instructions at Plano Public Library (PDF)

Computer Access Appointment Instructions

Library card holders can schedule appointments to use computers in the library. Appointments are booked in advance for two (2) hours and limited to one session per day.
More information (PDF)
FAQ Information - Plano Public Library (PDF)

Frequently Asked Questions

We have received questions from our community regarding what services are available while the library is closed.
More information (PDF)
Online Access Information - Plano Public Library (PDF)

Access the Library Online

During the health emergency, access to online resources will be provided even if your account has overdue items. Use your library card to download eBooks and eAudiobooks with Libby, Overdrive and RBdigital. Downloadable Magazines are available from Flipster and RBdigital and Newspapers through PressReader on RBdigital. Stream award-winning films for adults and kids with Kanopy. Use our databases to learn a new language, find information on businesses and learn new skills.
More information (PDF)
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  1. History
  2. Features
Parr LibraryIn May 1998 a bond election passed, providing $5.2 million for the construction of a fifth library. The 30,000 square feet Christopher A. Parr Library opened in April 2001 with a collection of 60,000 volumes. The library is named for Christopher A. Parr a long time library supporter.