Closure alert - FAQs

COVID-19 UpdateALL Austin Public Library locations, The Austin History Center, and Recycled Reads are closed to the public. ​Visit the COVID-19 resource page for service change notices. Interlibrary Loan has been suspended until further notice. 

Answered By: Leah Oswald
Last Updated: Jan 15, 2021     Views: 595

The following organizations are currently offering computer access to the public: 

Austin Free-Net
at the DeWitty Training Center
2209 Rosewood Ave
call 512-974-1463 or email workforce@austinfree.net
appointment only, Monday-Friday, 9:00 am-4:00 pm

Goodwill Computer Lab
at the Goodwill Community Center
1015 Norwood Park Blvd
call 512-637-7580 or email intake@goodwillcentraltexas.org
appointment only, Monday-Friday, 9:00-11:50 am & 1:00-3:50 pm

Workforce Solutions
North Center
9001 N IH35, suite 110
call 512-381-5100
East Center
3401 Webberville Rd, bldg 1000
call 512-223-5400
South Center
6505 Burleson Rd
call 512-381-4208
all centers by appointment only, Monday-Friday, 8:00 am-5:00 pm

YMCA - North Austin 
1000 W Rundberg Ln
call 512-973-9622
no appointment necessary, free Wifi and computer access for community members 
YMCA membership not necessary to use computers


The Library has identified a multi-phase reopening plan that outlines several possible reopening scenarios, each dependent on factors such as recommendations from county, state and federal health agencies, social distancing protocols, critical community needs, and logistical and budgetary considerations.