Library Reopening FAQ's

Revised as of 12/30/2021

Now that the library is open, can I still pick up my holds curbside? Yes. This pickup service is available across all six full-service branches, by appointment only. Please contact your branch for details.

When will meeting rooms be available?
  Meeting rooms are now available. Please go to the Meeting Room page for more details and to reserve.

When will programming and storytime begin again? Programming hasn't stopped! Library staff has created original online story times, crafts, book discussions and more for children and adults. In-person programs can be viewed on our Event Calendar.

Can I still use the computer? Will staff help me? Yes, you can use the computer! Staff will help within 6-foot  distance guidelines. We appreciate your consideration and understanding. 

Are you requiring customers to wear masks? Masks are no longer required for visitors to Manatee County libraries and other County-owned public buildings. Masks are encouraged during your visit, and masks will be provided to those who need them.