COVID-19: Gradual Reopening of the Library


As Governor Hutchinson eases State-wide restrictions based on continuing decline in COVID-19 cases, the City of Siloam Springs began easing local restrictions and re-opening City facilities including the Library.

The library is open 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM Monday and Thursday; and Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday from 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM.

  • Public occupancy will be limited to 30 persons with a 120-minute visitation limit. There will be limited seating for in-house computer use and one person at five tables throughout the library. 
  • There will be limited use of some of the reading rooms. The time limit will be 2 hours one time a day.
  • Computers are available for a one time use during the day for up to two hours.
  • Curbside service is Monday - Friday from 2:00 PM - 4:30 PM. Please access Siloam Springs Library Polaris or call us at 479-524-4236 to place holds.
  • The meeting rooms will not be available for public use until further notice. 

By order of the Governor and Executive Order 20-43, all are required to comply with the following:Due to COVID-19, the public is mandated to comply with the following when entering the library: 

  • Wear a mask that covers the mouth and nose. Face shields that cover the mouth and nose are acceptable. 
  • Maintain 6-foot distance from other people

Please:

  • Do not enter the building if you have a cough or fever
  • Sneeze or cough into your sleeve. 
  • Do not shake hands or engage in unnecessary physical contact. 

The safety of our patrons, staff, and volunteers will continue to be our top priority. Please visit the City’s information or our website for further updates. Access our free online resources by clicking on the Siloam Springs Public Library Digital Resources tab on the left side of the page. If you have any questions, you may call us at 479-524-4236 or e-mail us at library@siloamsprings.com. E-mails will be checked daily Monday - Friday. 

Be healthy and be safe!