COVID 19 UPDATE – 6/1/2021

The Salem Public Library building is open for walk-in visits.

Masks are required for entry per City of Salem policy.

Curbside pickup and appointments are no longer available. Please pick up your hold items at the Main Circulation Desk.

All library items may be returned inside the library during regular business hours, and in the book drop when the library is closed. Please note that we cannot accept donations of items at this time.


All indoor in-person programs and events have been cancelled. Please see our events calendar for outdoor and online program offerings.

Library cardholders may access various online resources, including downloadable ebooks, audiobooks, and other streaming media.

For help accessing online resources, or for any other library inquiries, please contact us – include your library card number for any library account-related issues.


Coronavirus (COVID-19) resources:

CITY OF SALEM
www.salem.com/covid : City Of Salem’s COVID-19 information
www.salem.com/vaccine : City of Salem’s vaccine information
Salem’s Safe Workplace Reopening Policy
www.salem.com/homeboundsenior : City of Salem’s homebound residents vaccine info
www.salem.com/together : Community resources for facing coronavirus
COVID-19 Test Site Locator : Hosted by the Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency

SALEM PUBLIC SCHOOLS
www.salemk12.org/families/c_o_v_i_d-19_updates : Salem Public Schools COVID-19 Updates
www.salemlearns.org/ : Salem Public Schools Resources for Remote Learning

For more information about COVID-19, please visit www.coronavirus.gov and www.mass.gov/coronavirus. Mass DPH has posted an FAQ at https://www.mass.gov/info-details/frequently-asked-questions-about-covid-19 and has activated an information line that can be reached by dialing 2-1-1.

Tips for Social Distancing, Quarantine and Isolation and Virtual Recovery Resources (PDF) from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration.