In addition to books and magazines, Commerce Township Community Library lends DVDs, audiobooks, pickleball paddles, WiFi hotspots and so much more!

Search for materials in the Library Catalog

After visiting the library catalog, are you still not finding what you want? Try the statewide interlibrary loan program, MelCAT!

Beyond Books is a collection of non-traditional materials including games, electronics, stuffed animals and more — all available to check out for free with a library card. Want to try out a new hobby before committing to purchasing equipment? Need a WiFi hotspot for your vacation? Beyond Books has you covered! 

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Check Availability - Metal Detector 1  Metal Detector 2

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Need some ideas for your book club? Try checking out one of our book club kits! These kits contain six copies of a recommended read as well as discussion questions. Browse our collection and place a hold here. 

CTCL offers a variety of digital download and streaming services to our cardholders. To get started, visit our Download Library page.

Commerce Township Community Library carries a number of daily newspapers and popular magazines in digital and print format.

For patrons who prefer reading newspapers and magazines in person, please stop by to browse and enjoy our selection.

All magazine issues (except the latest) can be checked out and reserved; newspapers are reserved for in-library use.


Digital Magazines
Read digital magazines directly on your phone, computer or tablet by using one of our digital content platforms.

Libby: over 4,000 magazines are available, with selections including wide variety of languages and subjects. Unlimited checkouts means you never have to wait in line!

Hoopla: Read current issues of 50+ popular and in-demand magazines with the hoopla Magazines BingePass.

Consumer Reports: provides ratings and reviews, recommendations and buying advice for thousands of products and services, including cars, appliances, electronics and more.


Digital Newspapers  
New York Times
Wall Street Journal
Washington Post


More Online News
Find full-text national, international, and historical articles from the comfort of your own home - even when the library is closed! Visit Research & Learn to get started!

Not seeing an item you want on our shelves? We value your suggestions! 

Please fill out the form below to let us know about books, movies, or CDs you would like CTCL to purchase. Requests will be considered in accordance with the Library’s Materials Selection Policy

Don’t forget: you can also use our catalog to borrow materials from local libraries and MeLCat Interlibrary Loan to borrow materials from libraries around the state. 

Materials Suggestion Form

Borrowing seeds from Commerce Township Community Library is free and easy! 

The seed library is an ever-changing selection of seeds. Experience the joys of gardening, save money, discover new plants and encourage sharing. While supplies last. 

Seeds include: 

  • annuals
  • heirloom varieties
  • herbs
  • perennials
  • vegetables 

Please visit the seed library display in the adult department to browse and select seeds. 

Ready to cultivate connections with fellow plant lovers? Our Plant Propagation Station is your go-to destination for a leafy exchange! Bring up to 2 plant cuttings, already rooted in water (soil-free, please).
Label your green pals, drop them into our provided bottles, and let the swapping begin!

Explore the station, discover diverse cuttings, and pick a new leafy companion to take home. Wrap your new plant friend in a damp paper towel, secure it in a provided baggie, and voila – you're ready for a green journey!

Operating on trust, our Plant Propagation Station is all about the honor system. Whether you're bringing cuttings to trade or generously donating, your contribution keeps our plant community flourishing.

Also, don't forget to check out our seed library while you're here! The seed library is an ever-changing selection of seeds. Experience the joys of gardening, save money, discover new plants and encourage sharing!