Beginning Monday, July 20, all Scott County Library locations will reopen with limited Express services. Library customers may visit the library during Express Service hours to browse for items, collect their holds, use WiFi, and interact with staff.
Other services, including Curbside Pickup and Computer Use, will continue to be available by appointment only. Customers can make appointments by calling their library, visiting the library website at www.scottlib.org, or by downloading the Scott County Library mobile app “Scott Lib (MN)” in their app store.
Visitors should expect a modified experience when they visit their library. Spaces have been changed to encourage social distancing and minimize opportunities for spreading COVID-19. The Library asks visitors to limit their visits to 30 minutes.
Other important safety measures will be in place. Face masks will be required for all visitors over the age of two. Staff will also be wearing masks. The library will also increase the frequency of cleaning and encourage customers to use self-service opportunities.
The Library encourages customers to visit their website at www.scottlib.org to view a detailed list of Frequently Asked Questions about reopening. Customers may also call their library with questions:
Belle Plaine Library: 952-873-6767
Jordan Library: 952-496-8050
Elko New Market Library: 952-496-8030
New Prague Library: 952-496-8026
Prior Lake Library: 952-447-3375
Savage Library: 952-707-1770
Shakopee Library: 952-233-9590
Scott County Law Library: 952-496-8713