Reopening Plan

We've missed you! Come see us!

Here's what we're doing to keep you safe:

  • Quarantine returned items for 72 hours before making them available again.
  • Library staff wear masks and all public service desks have sneeze guards.
  • Hand sanitizer available throughout library buildings.
  • Library staff regularly clean high-touch surfaces including self-check stations, counters, and baskets

Open Hours:

  • Baltic | Monday, Wednesday & Thursday 3-6 pm
  • Brandon | Monday 9am – 7 pm | Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday 9am – 1 pm
  • Caille | Tuesday, Noon – 7 pm | Wednesday, Thursday, Friday Noon – 5 pm | Saturday 9am-1 pm
  • Colton | Tuesday 4 – 6 pm | Wednesday 3 – 5 pm
  • Crooks | Monday 3 – 7 pm | Wednesday 10am – 1 pm | Friday 1 – 5 pm
  • Downtown | Monday 9 – 7 pm | Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday 9 – 3 pm | Saturday 9 am – 1pm
  • Garretson | Tuesday & Thursday 2 – 5:30 pm & Friday 9 am – noon
  • Hartford | Tuesdays 10 – 1 pm | Thursdays 2 – 6 pm
  • Hartford Expanded Access | Monday – Wednesday 8 am – 9 pm | Friday – Sunday 8am – 5 pm
  • Humboldt | Mondays & Wednesday 3 – 6 pm, Friday 3 – 5pm
  • Oak View | Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday 11 am – 5 pm | Tuesday 11 am – 6 pm | Saturday 9 am – 1 pm
  • Prairie West | Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 9 am – 1 pm | Wednesday, 9 am – 7 pm
  • Ronning | Monday – Friday 9 am – 3 pm Valley Springs | Tuesdays 3 – 6 pm, Fridays 9 am – Noon

Available services (as of 7/13/2020):

  • Browse the collection in person, pick up requests and check out materials: All branches
  • Curbside pickup: All branches
  • Book returns open 24/7: All branches
  • In-person, email or phone reference: All branches
  • Public wi-fi 7am-10pm Monday through Friday and 7am-6pm on Saturday and Sunday: All branches
  • Mobile Printing: Ronning
  • Photocopies: Baltic, Brandon, Colton, Crooks, Downtown, Garretson, Hartford, Humboldt, Ronning, Valley Springs
  • Scanning: Baltic, Brandon, Colton, Crooks, Downtown, Garretson, Hartford, Humboldt, Valley Springs
  • Faxing: Baltic, Brandon, Colton, Crooks, Downtown, Garretson, Hartford, Humboldt
  • Virtual Programs throughout the week on library social media
  • Digital library open 24/7
  • Easy online card registration

Dates to be determined:

  • Printing
  • Meeting rooms
  • Public computers
  • In-person programs
  • Interlibrary loan
  • Play areas
  • Seating