Schulenburg Public Library

Expansion of Library Hours

Schulenburg Public Library will Open on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays

The Schulenburg Public Library will expand limited hours of operation.  The library will be open for the public to come into the library Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays beginning Friday, April 16. HOWEVER - for the protection of library visitors and staff:  Face masks are required for all patrons entering the building. Hands need to be sanitized upon entering.     The library staff will at 5PM  each day disinfect books and the entrance. To stay within social distancing guidelines, occupancy will be limited to 10 patrons When the library has reached its capacity, a do not enter sign will be placed on the door.  No unaccompanied children under the age of 15 will be admitted.  A minimum 6’ social distancing rule must be observed.  Four computers will be available for patron use limited to 1 hour, but more time can be added when requested.    Curbside will be only on Mondays.  We will do our best to disinfect items touched.  The children’s’ room is still temporally closed, but a librarian will retrieve books for children from the children’s room. The DVD section is open and the library requests that all DVD cases touched by patrons be place in a basket for disinfection.   Patrons must wait until the counter is disinfected and after each check out an additional 30 seconds for the disinfectant to dry. The library is receiving and sending faxes.  The copy machine will be available to make copies, patrons must make copies themselves and bring exact change.  Patrons must wait until the copy machine is disinfected before the next user. E-books and computer database access online will also continue.  Wi-fi is available in the parking lot 24/7.