Galax-Carroll Regional Library

COVID-19

COVID-19 & YOUR LIBRARY

All Library buildings are now open to the public. Modified hours for all Library branches.

Galax Public Library

Carroll County Public Library

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

To safely serve the public, the Library will:

  • Operate at 50 percent occupancy,
  • Have special hours at the beginning of the day for at risk patrons,
  • Quarantine returned items for 7 days before reshelving them,
  • Install sneeze shields,
  • Require staff to wear masks,
  • Clean high touch surfaces.

 

Patrons are encouraged to:

  • Download e-books and e-audiobooks on the Overdrive &/or Libby apps,
  • Park & surf in the library parking lot safely with our Wi-Fi
  • Must make a reservation to use library computers at the Galax Public Library
    • 50 Minute time limit allowed beginning every hour on the hour,
  • Patrons are allowed an hour on computers at the Carroll County Public Library,
  • Have exact change for prints, copies, faxes, book sale books, and magazines,
  • Designate one member of the household to checkout Library items at each checkout station,
  • Wear masks to protect staff members and other patrons,
  • Follow safety guidelines and staff directives,
  • Place items on hold instead of browsing. To place an item on hold, patrons can log in to their online account

 

Notice:

  • Returned items will be quarantined for 3 days before staff checks them in and reshelves them,
  • All fines are cancelled during this time,
  • Meeting room use is not available at this time,
  • Curb side service is available, please call the correct branch in order to use this service,
    • Galax Public Library: (276) 236-2042
    • Carroll County Public LIbrary: (276) 728-3334
  • There will be no use of library phones,
  • Follow safety guidelines and staff directives,

 

Guidelines Provided by the City of Galax

 

  • Galax Public Library

    Galax Public Library
    610 West Stuart Drive
    Galax, Virginia 24333
    Phone: (276)236-2351
    Fax: (276) 236-5153

    Branch Manager : Jessi Campbell

  • Get in touch

    Galax-Carroll Regional Library
    610 West Stuart Drive
    Galax, Virginia 24333
    Phone: (276) 236-2351

    Regional Director:
    Trish Fore

    Assistant Regional Director:
    Sarah Largen

    Youth Services Coordinator:
    Angie LeNoir

  • Find us

    Carroll County Public Library
    101 Beaver Dam Road
    P.O. Box 1629
    Hillsville, Virginia 24343
    Business Office: (276) 728-2228
    Circulation Desk: (276) 728-3334
    Fax: (276) 728-3830

    Branch Manager: June Pike

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