PA Health Department’s COVID-19 Vaccine website - with map showing each participating vaccine dispensing entity by county.

 

Vaccine Eligibility Quiz

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Questions? Call the PA Health Hotline at 1-877-724-3258.

Butler Area Public Library COVID-19 UPDATE:

We've Reopened

Here is what you need to know:

 

LIMITED HOURS

The library will reopen with limited hours.

 

Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 10AM-4PM

Tuesday and Thursday: 10AM-6PM

Saturday: 9AM-12PM

Sunday: Closed

HEALTH & SAFETY PRECAUTIONS

The well-being of our community and staff is always our top priority.

 

What we're doing to keep you safe:

  • Offering contactless holds pickup.

  • Maintaining 6 feet of distance between each other.

  • Wearing face coverings while inside the library.

  • Following cleaning and disinfecting protocols put out by the CDC.

  • Offering only Virtual Programming at this time (no in-person programming.)

What we're asking you to do:

  • Do not enter the library if you currently have or recently had a fever, cough, shortness of breath, or are feeling unwell.

  • Keep your hands clean. Hand sanitizer will be provided throughout the library.

  • Maintain at least 6 feet of distance from others.

  • Wear a face covering while inside the library.

  • Follow all directional signs and floor markings.

  • Please keep your browsing between 15-20 minutes.

COMPUTER USE

We have limited our public computers to four in order to maintain social distancing, and we will be disinfecting them between each use. Computer sessions will be limited to 1 hour appointments. Drop-ins will be allowed if a timeslot is available. Please visit the reference desk on the second floor or call 724-287-1715 to schedule a time to use a computer.

RETURNING ITEMS AND DUE DATES

Our book drop is open 24/7 for you to return your checked out library items.

  • Returned items will be quarantined for 3 days before getting checked in.

  • Fines will not accrue during the quarantine period. 

PLACING ITEMS ON HOLD

Place items on hold and pick them up when you're notified that they are ready.

 

Hours

Monday, Wednesday, and Friday  |  10AM-4PM

Tuesday and Thursday  |  10AM-6PM

Saturday  |  9AM-12PM

 

Front desk pick up is available

 

Grab and Go pickup is available (limited contact):

Grab and Go pickup is available by appointment. When the library staff calls to notify you that your items are ready for pickup, please mention that you would like to receive your items on the table just inside the front door. The library staff will then schedule a day for you to pickup your items.

 

What you need to know:

  • Place your holds online at http://bcfls.tlcdelivers.com/ or by phone 724-287-1715

  • Need help deciding what you want? Call us for recommendations.

  • Wait until you are notified by phone call that your items are ready for pick up.

  • Please let us know if you would prefer to pick up your books at the front doors or inside.


GENEALOGY DEPARTMENT
Starting Monday, March 1st, the Weir Genealogy Room will be open for in-person research. Department visits will be limited to one hour for the safety of patrons and staff. All used reference materials will be quarantined for 72 hours after use.

 

Staff is also available for research assistance. Please get in touch by email, phone, or mail with requests or questions.


By email: baplgenealogy@bcfls.org


By phone: 724-287-1715

By mail: Butler Area Public Library
              Attn: Genealogy
              218 N. McKean St.
              Butler, PA 16001

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact the library at 724-287-1715.

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218 N. McKean Street • Butler, PA 16001 • Phone: 724-287-1715 • Fax: 724-285-5090