Express Services at your Library

The library is expanding our services for the month of March (Mar 11 – Apr 10) to include Express Browsing Monday – Friday, and Express Pickup on Saturdays. While the library will be more open to the public there are some changes to keep in mind when visiting. To learn more about Express Browsing and Express Pickup continue reading below, or give the library a call to learn more at 218-748-7525.

Express Browsing

Virginia Public Library   218-748-7525

Hours:

Monday: 10am-4:30pm

Tuesday: 10am-4:30pm

Wednesday: 10am-4:30pm

Thursday: 10am-4:30pm

Friday: 10am-4:30pm

 

What to bring with you:

     1. Your library card: Bring a card with you to the library. You can get a replacement

          card at the front desk.

     2. A mask: Please wear a mask during your library visit. If you cannot wear a mask,

          call the library for more options for getting library materials.

 

Need to know for your express browsing visit:

        ~ Some locations have moved! If you cannot find a particular section (Westerns,

            Young Adult, etc.) library staff can direct you to their new locations.

        ~ Please be efficient in your check out. To allow staff time to clean the library for

            your safety, browsing is available in two hour blocks. Please keep your visit

            brief to help keep the library safe for everyone to use.

        ~ Please return your items in the marked return bins. You can use the outdoor

            return bins to return your items, or the indoor bin by to the New Shelf.

        ~ The lower level is closed. Selected media items have been brought upstairs for

            check out. If there are other items you want, please call the library to reserve

            them.

        ~ Sorry! No copy machine or computers or printing at this time. Please feel free

             to use our free wi-fi (password: bookworm).

        ~ Restrooms are available on the Lower Level. Please note that they are not

            cleaned after every use.

 

Express Pick Up

Virginia Public Library   218-748-7525

 

Hours:

Saturday: 10:30am-1:30pm

 

What to bring with you:

  1. Your library card: Bring a card with you to the library. You can get a replacement card at the front desk.

  2. A mask: Please wear a mask during your library visit. If you cannot wear a mask, call the library for more options for getting library materials.

 

Need to know for your express pickup visit:

       ~ Pick up is now at the Front Desk.  It will take a few minutes for the front desk staff to

            get your items ready.

       ~ No appointments necessary. You no longer need to call to make an appointment.

        ~No browsing or placing reserves during pick up. If you would like to browse,

            please come during our express browsing hours (see above). For reference questions

            or placing reserves, please call the library.