Drive-through hours

Monday-Thursday 9:00am-6:50pm
Friday 9:00am-4:50pm
Saturday 10:00am-1:50pm
Sunday 10:00am-1:50pm

Building hours

Monday-Thursday 10:00am-7:00pm
Friday 10:00am-5:00pm
Saturday 10:00am-2:00pm
Mask Requirement

Effective August 10, 2021 

The Brown Deer Public Library is requiring face coverings of all library patrons and staff aged 2 and up, regardless of vaccination status. 
Please refer to our COVID-19 page for more details.

We thank you as always for your understanding and patience as we continue to navigate the COVID-19 crisis.

About the Library

The Brown Deer Public Library is located on Brown Deer Road, near the North Shore Fire Department. All Milwaukee County residents are eligible to checkout materials free of charge. The Brown Deer Public Library is a member of the Milwaukee County Federated Library System.

Holidays Closures

  • Friday December 31st through Monday January 2nd 
  • Monday January 17th 
  • Sunday April 17th 
  • Monday May 30th  
  • Sunday June 19th
  • Monday July 4th  
  • Monday September 5th 
  • Thursday November 24th through Friday November 25th 
  • Friday December 23rd  through Sunday December 25th
  • Friday December 30th through Sunday January 1st, 2023 


Please view the Brown Deer Public Library's Policy Manual (PDF). The manual includes our schedule of fines and fees, checkout periods, library card types, collection development policy, and more.