502 Scott Boulevard
Covington, KY 41011
Covington Local History and Genealogy Department Hours:
Beginning September 16, 2018
MONDAY 9:00 – 9:00
TUESDAY 9:00 – 5:00
WEDNESDAY 9:00 – 5:00
THURSDAY 9:00 – 9:00
FRIDAY 9:00 – 5:00
SATURDAY 10:00 – 5:00
SUNDAY 1:00 – 5:00
Drive-thru Window Hours:
Sunday 1:00 – 4:00
Monday 9:00 – 8:00
Tuesday 9:00 – 8:00
Wednesday 9:00 – 8:00
Thursday 9:00 – 8:00
Friday 9:00 – 5:00
Saturday 9:00 – 4:00
Print from home or your mobile device and pick it up at the Covington Branch within 24 hours.
Take a Tour:
The Covington branch is on the corner of 5th and Scott in downtown Covington. Free parking is provided. Library computers include Microsoft Office, Internet access and black & white or color printing. You will need a Library card to access the computers. Copy machines are available for color or black & white copying. All copies/prints are 10 cents for b&w or 50 cents for color.
A fax machine is also available. The service uses credit or debit cards only. The cost is $1.75 for the first page, and $1.00 for each additional page. Higher rates apply for international faxes.
The Covington location opened in 1974. An extensive remodel was finished in 2013. It houses Northern Kentucky’s largest collection of genealogy and local history materials.
Wi-Fi Access Available
Save time checking out with our drive-thru window, it is open during regular business hours.
You can also return your items in our book drop at any time.
The Library has several meeting rooms and computer labs available for public use. Please use one of our forms to request a space for your meeting or class. By submitting your request you are agreeing to follow our meeting room policy.
2019 Holiday Closures:
|January 1st||New Year’s Day|
|April 21||Easter Sunday|
|May 26th & 27th||Memorial Day & Sunday Before|
|July 4th||Independence Day|
|September 1st & 2nd||Labor Day & Sunday Before|
|November 1st||Staff Day|
|December 24th, 25th||Christmas Eve & Christmas Day|
|December 31st||Close at 5PM|
|January 1st, 2020||New Year’s Day|
Please contact the circulation supervisor if you have any problems with your Library account including lost items and late fees.
Genealogy & Kentucky History Supervisor:
Circulation Direct: 859-962-4084
Reference Direct: 859-962-4071
Children’s Direct: 859-962-4077
Local History/Genealogy: 859-962-4070
From I71/75 North or South, take the 5th Street exit
Follow 5th Street for approximately one mile until you reach Scott Boulevard
The library will be on the far right corner of 5th and Scott
Turn right on Scott Blvd.
Our free parking is available in the lot on the left directly past the library.
The Covington Library has a free parking lot for our visitors. Please note that free parking may not be available at all times, especially during popular events
Metered parking and a fee-based parking garage are also available. Street meters are free after 4 pm and on weekends. TANK bus serves the Covington Library.
Check http://www.tankbus.org for schedules and route information.