Reopening Plan

We've missed you! Come see us!

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

  • Returned items are quarantined for 4 days before staff handle them, including checking in and shelving.
    • These items will continue to be listed on your account until they are checked in, but no fines will be charged for the time in quarantine.
  • 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 3-6pm
  • Brandon | Monday 9am – 7pm | Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday 9am – 1pm
  • Caille | Monday Noon - 5pm | Tuesday Noon – 7pm | Wednesday, Thursday, Friday Noon – 5pm | Saturday 9am-1pm
  • Colton | Tuesday 4 – 6pm | Wednesday 3 – 5pm
  • Crooks | Monday 3 – 7pm | Wednesday 10am – 1pm | Friday 1 – 5pm
  • Downtown | Monday 9 – 7pm | Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday 9 – 3pm | Saturday 9am – 1pm
  • Garretson | Tuesday & Thursday 2 – 5:30pm & Friday 9am – Noon
  • Hartford | Tuesday 10am – 1pm | Thursday 2 – 6pm
  • Hartford Expanded Access | Monday – Wednesday 8am – 9pm | Friday – Sunday 8am – 5pm
  • Humboldt | Monday & Wednesday 3 – 6pm, Friday 3 – 5pm
  • Oak View | Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday 11am – 5pm | Tuesday 11am – 6pm | Saturday 9am – 1pm
  • Prairie West | Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 9am – 1pm | Wednesday, 9am – 7pm
  • Ronning | Monday – Friday 9am – 3pm
  • Valley Springs | Tuesday 3 – 6pm, Fridays 9am – Noon

Available services: 

  • 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, Oak View, Ronning, Valley Springs
  • Scanning: Baltic, Brandon, Colton, Crooks, Downtown, Garretson, Hartford, Humboldt, Ronning, Valley Springs
  • Faxing: Baltic, Brandon, Colton, Crooks, Downtown, Garretson, Humboldt, Ronning
  • 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