Arrowhead Library System Services
- Bookmobile service will be suspended effective March 17th and will remain suspended until further notice.
- Mail-A-Book will continue to provide service to Mail-A-Book patrons.
- Electronic resources are available to all Arrowhead Library System residents with a library card. Click HERE for more information.
- Becky Schlegel “Duo” Legacy Event canceled at all libraries; all other Legacy events have been postponed.
Public Libraries & School Libraries that are Closing
All public and school libraries are closed at least through March 27th. Most public libraries have staff working in the building and can assist you over the phone or through email. For more specifics about the services available from your library go directly to their website: Find my Local Library
- World Health Organization – www.who.int/news-room/q-a-detail/q-a-coronaviruses
- CDC – www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-nCoV/index.html
- MN Dept of Health – www.health.state.mn.us/diseases/coronavirus/index.html
- March 13 MDH Community-Level Strategies: www.health.state.mn.us/news/pressrel/2020/covid031320.html
- MN Department of Education – https://education.mn.gov/MDE/dse/health/covid19
- ALA – www.ala.org/tools/atoz/pandemic-preparedness
- March 13 ALA Statement: www.ala.org/news/press-releases/2020/03/ala-executive-director-tracie-hall-releases-statement-covid-19
- Johns Hopkins map – coronavirus.jhu.edu/map.html
- Libraries and Pandemic Preparedness – www.nlm.nih.gov/dis_courses/coop/index.html
- NPR – New Coronavirus Can Live On Surfaces For 2-3 Days – Here’s How To Clean Them www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2020/03/14/811609026/the-new-coronavirus-can-live-on-surfaces-for-2-3-days-heres-how-to-clean-them
- Mini Clearinghouse on Coronavirus, Created by Two School Librarians – https://www.slj.com/?detailStory=mini-clearinghouse-on-coronavirus-covid-19-created-by-school-librarians