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:      Temporary Change 

                                                                          of Hours:

Monday  9:00 a.m – 5:00 p.m.                9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Tuesday 9:00 a.m – 6:00 p.m                  9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Wednesday  Closed                                     Closed       

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

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

Saturday   9:00 a.m – 1:00 p.m               9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Sunday  Closed                                             Closed          

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

Melton Library is also closed.

Temporary Change of Hours

The Melton Public Library is taking proactive measures to safeguard our patrons, our community and our staff.  We are mindful of the concerns surrounding the coronavirus and we want everyone to remain healthy.

If you are feeling unwell, please contact us via phone for service.  For those patrons we can still offer curbside service.  Our phone number is 812-936-2177.

The Melton Public Library is requesting that patrons

   who are feeling unwell, please contact us via phone

   for service.  For these patrons we can still offer 

   curbside service.  

   Our phone number is 812-936-2177.

* Hand sanitizer is available for patron and staff use.

* While in the Melton Public Library we ask that you

   maintain your 6 feet social distance from other 

   people in the library.

* Public Computers are spread out by removal of 

   computers/seats in an attempt to maintain good

   physical distance as much as possible and the unit being

   wiped down between each use.  Computers will also

   only be used for important business; unemployment,

   job application, food assistance, cash assistance, health

  assistance, etc.

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