Where To Locate Us

 Serving the communities of French Lick and West Baden Springs, Melton Public Library is located at:

8496 West College Street, French Lick, Indiana 47432

Phone: 812-936-2177        Fax: 812-936-7524



Mission Statement: 

The Melton Public Library is committed to enriching our community through access to information, entertainment, service, and aiding the pursuit of lifelong learning in a welcoming environment.


Be sure to check out our “Events” page for on-going classes and events this summer  and fall!




 Welcome to the Melton Public Library!


Hours of operation are as follows:


Monday 9:00 a.m-5:00 p.m.

Tuesday 9:00 a.m-6:00 p.m

Wednesday: Closed

Thursday: 9:00 a.m- 6:00 p.m

Friday : 9:00 a.m-5:00 p.m

Saturday: 10:00 a.m-2:00 p.m

Sunday : Closed


As a reminder: When Springs Valley Schools are cancelled due to the weather,

Melton Library is also closed.





As a precautionary measure, the Melton Public Library will be closed beginning Thursday, March 19th, with the tentative plans to reopen on April 6th.  There are currently no reported cases of Coronavirus in Orange County, however as stated by Governor Holcomb:  “This is a time when we must do all we can to reduce the spread of COVID-19, protect our most vulnerable populations and reduce their potential to acquire or spread this virus.  While some actions are drastic, now, not later, is the time to act.”


A reminder that Overdrive and Hoopla, our digital download sites are available for library patrons to access digital eBooks, audiobooks, movies and magazines.


Please feel free to reach us by email if you have any questions or concerns at:  trista@melton.lib.in.us or robin@melton.lib.in.us


We will not charge fines for any materials due during the time that we are closed.


We appreciate all of our patrons and we truly want everyone to remain healthy.