Scranton Public Library Will Reopen January 11

Dear Patrons,

The Scranton Public Library will be reopening its doors to the public starting Monday, January 11. This includes the Albright Memorial Library, Lackawanna County Children’s Library, and the Nancy Kay Holmes Library.

The following safety procedures will be in effect.

  • Face masks are required to be worn at all times while on library property. The mask must cover the mouth and nose.
  • Social distancing guidelines are in effect inside the building and on library grounds.
  • Occupancy limits will be followed.
  • Public computer access may be reduced in length to ensure equitable access.
  • Patrons have the option to do self-checkout for library materials.

All library visitors must follow these safety regulations as stated in the library’s current COVID-19 patron policy. Staff may ask a patron to use Curbside Service only if they are unable to follow these rules.

The following services will remain available to patrons:

Curbside Service

Use our curbside service to pick up holds on library materials and to have documents printed or faxed. Click here for Curbside Service hours and directions for each of our libraries.

Winter Loan Program and Winter Loan Bundles

Use our Winter Loan Program to keep your library items out longer. You will have a 6-week loan time when you borrow 10 items or more. More information can be found here – Winter Loan Program.

Get personalized bundles available with our Winter Loan Bundles. Click here to get started.

Curbside WiFi Available at the Albright Memorial Library

Use the library WiFi on your digital devices when you pull up to the Albright Memorial Library’s front entrance or by the library book return box. Click here for more information.

Need Help or Have Questions?

Please call the library at (570) 348-3000.

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