Phase 3.0 Information

Beginning May 3rd the Alameda Free Library will be opened for limited browsing, self-check, and computer access.


Computer Access

  • Six computer workstations available for drop-in use on a first-come first-served basis.
  • Patrons are allotted 25 minutes for computer use.
  • Due to COVID -19 safety measures, social distancing must be maintained and in-person computer help is not available. Staff are available to provide limited assistance.

Browsing and Self-Check stations

  • The library will be limiting the building capacity and allotted time in the building to ensure safety for the public and staff.
  • Patrons are allowed 15 minutes to browse the library collection, ask reference questions, and use the self-check machines.
  •  You will need to wear the sticker provided for the duration of your stay.


COVID Behavior Policy

A temporary COVID behavior policy must be followed while in the library, including the no food or drink policy (water bottles OK).