Open Locations and COVID-19 Precautions


Library capacity levels currently remain at 50%. Masks are required for individuals over the age of two.

Locations open for Express in-person services are Southeast and Little Walnut CreekCentral, Carver, Hampton Branch at Oak Hill, Howson, Manchaca, Milwood, North Village, Old Quarry, Ruiz, Spicewood Springs, St. John, Twin Oaks, Willie Mae Kirk, Windsor Park, and Yarborough.

Southeast & Little Walnut (modified hours due to serving as vaccine clinics):

  • Monday 12 PM – 8 PM
  • Tuesday 10 AM – 2 PM
  • Wednesday & Thursday 10 AM – 6 PM
  • Friday 10 AM – 2 PM

Austin Public Health Vaccine Clinic:

  • Tuesday 3 – 8 PM
  • Friday 3 – 8 PM
  • Saturday 10 AM – 2 PM

Recycled Reads Bookstore:

Friday, Saturday and Sunday 12 PM – 6 PM

Digital services, along with curbside pickup, will continue. The following services can be accessed inside the libraries: Book and material browsing and checkout, Printing and copying, Public computers, Wi-Fi, New Library cards, Holds pickup and checkout, and Technology and reference help.

The Austin History Center will continue remote reference with limited capacity in-person service on Thursdays and Fridays.