Closure alert - FAQs

COVID-19 UpdateALL Austin Public Library locations, The Austin History Center, and Recycled Reads are closed to the public. â€‹Please refer to the Library's Press Release for updated service information. 

Answered By: Christina Shin
Last Updated: Apr 09, 2020     Views: 143

At this time, the Library has not identified a reopen date. The Library will continue to monitor COVID-19 developments with the help of Austin Public Health, the City of Austin, and its partner agencies. Decisions to reopen the Library system, or to extend its closure, will be based on the COVID-19 situation. The Library will seek to balance the safety and health of our community with its commitment to serving our citizens. 

For the latest information and resources regarding the City of Austin, please visit the City's COVID-19 Information webpage, or call Austin 3-1-1. 

For general information regarding COVID-19, please visit the Center for Disease Control and Prevention's (CDC) Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) webpage.