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: 8 Jan 2020

Meeting our community’s informational needs in the safest way possible continues to be our goal. With that in mind, the Butler Area Public Library building will remain closed to the public for the foreseeable future, and we will continue to offer “No Contact” services.

The library administration will continue to assess the COVID-19 situation, monitoring the rate of infection for the Butler community. Our next update, with a possible change in services, will be released by the end of February.

Our "No Contact" services include the following:

  • Scheduled Curbside Pickups for all Materials

  • Grab and Go Activities

  • Virtual Programs

  • Reference Services such as Copying, Printing, Faxing and Scanning

  • Genealogy Research via Email or Telephone

To learn more about these services please give us a call at 724-287-1715 or email us at baplreference@bcfls.org.

The library staff will be available via phone and email Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 10 am-4 pm, Tuesdays and Thursdays 10 am-6 pm, and Saturdays 9 am-12 pm.

Again, building access, including computer use and in-person genealogy research,

will not be available at this time.

The book drop will continue to be open, and returned materials will continue to be quarantined for 3 days.

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

Here's what you need to know:

LIMITED CONTACTLESS HOURS
Monday, Wednesday, Friday : 10AM-4PM
Tuesday and Thursday : 10AM-6PM
Saturday: 9AM-12PM
Sundays: Closed

RETURNING ITEMS AND DUE DATES
Our book drops are 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.

Front Door 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, they will then schedule a day and time for you to pickup your items at the front door.

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

Tuesday and Thursday  |  10AM-6PM

Saturday  |  9AM-12PM

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

CONTACTLESS PRINT, COPY, FAX, AND SCAN APPOINTMENTS

Print

Email your documents to baplreference@bcfls.org. Make your subject line "Please Print" and include your name and phone in the body of the email.

We will contact you to schedule pick up once your documents are received and printed.

Cost:

$0.10 per page black and white, $0.50 per page color

Fax, Photocopy, and Scan

Call 724-287-1715 and ask for a reference librarian.

We will arrange a time to meet you at the door to receive your documents and payment.

Costs:

Printing: $0.10 per page black and white, $0.50 per page color

Fax: $1.00 per page

Scan to email/USB: Free


GENEALOGY DEPARTMENT
Genealogy staff will be available to answer your research questions by phone, mail, or email. Call 724-287-1715 or email baplgenealogy@bcfls.org.

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 and virtual programs and services.

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.

If you have a question not addressed here, email baplreference@bcfls.org, message us privately on Facebook, or leave a message at 724-287-1715.

Library staff continues to monitor local, state, and federal recommendations regarding the response to the spread of the COVID-19 virus.

Like many businesses and government agencies, our plan to resume regular services will happen in stages, with the safety of our patrons and staff as a priority. Please check the library’s website and social media accounts for the most up to date information on the library’s plan to restore services. We encourage you to continue to use all the electronic resources available through your library’s e-resource page on their website.  You can visit www.bcfls.org for more information on e-resources and links to the BCFLS member libraries.

Thank you for your patience!

For a list of local resources, including food, shelter, internet, unemployment, and support hotlines, please click here.

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