Library services and hours are at Phase 7.
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Limited In-Library Browsing and Holds Pick Up: Mon-Fri: 9am - 6pm  |  Sat: 9am - 5pm  |  Sun: 12pm - 5pm
Email and Phone Reference Service Hours: Mon-Fri: 9am - 6pm  |  Sat: 9am - 5pm  |  Sun: 12pm - 5pm
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Library COVID-19 Information
Our Pandemic Operations Plan is available.
Phased Plan and Services
The library is operating on a continually updated phased service plan in order to balance the protection and safety of our community and staff. The current phase of the library will determine the services offered as shown in the chart below.
Current phase: 7
🔶 - Denotes limited service, or appointment required
Services offered in each phase are subject to change.
* Outreach to Seniors may be limited by partner agencies.
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Limited Service Hours
Enhanced Cleaning
Telephone, Chat, and Email Reference Service
Electronic Collections Available
Virtual Programs
Accepting of Returns
Overdue Fines Waived
Public Allowed in Building🔶
Holds Pick Up🔶
In-Library Browsing🔶
Donations Accepted🔶🔶🔶🔶
Friends Book Shop Open🔶🔶🔶
Copier and Fax Machines Available
Public Restrooms Available
Public Computer Usage🔶🔶🔶
Local History / Saratoga Room🔶🔶🔶
Outreach to Seniors*🔶
Notary Services🔶🔶🔶
Public Seating🔶
Exam Proctoring🔶🔶🔶🔶
Meeting Rooms Available🔶
In-Person Programs🔶
Teen Room and Treehouse Room Open
Ground Floor Children's Computers Available
COVID-19 FAQs
Provided below are answers to questions you may have over our current closure. Should you have additional questions, or these do not answer your question well enough, please reach out to us via email, phone, or our live chat.
Borrowing and Returns During the Closure
Should I - or how do I - return materials if the library is closed?
New Library Accounts if the Library is Closed
How can I apply for a library card / I would like access to digital resources and need a library card, please advise.
Services During Closures
Are staff available by phone, email or chat during the closure?
What library services and resources are available during this time?
Why does the library close when not all patrons have access to PCs, an internet connection, or books at home?
Why is the library using Zoom for its virtual programs?! Isn't it insecure??
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