Library Response to COVID-19

The library has soft opened with restrictions on Monday, June 1st, 2020.

In accordance with health official guidelines, we are still practicing social distancing while maintaining our other activities:

  • The library is open for patrons to come into the library lobby for in and out services only.
  • Browsing of the stacks is prohibited at this time. You can call ahead or come in to request books. The Library Staff only will pull books.
  • Fax services are available. The cost is a $1.00 per page.
  • Copy services are available. The cost is .25 cents per page; .50 cents if double-sided.
  • Patrons must practice social distancing while in the library. (6 feet apart)
  • Library Staff will wear masks as a precaution. Patrons are encouraged to wear a mask but not required.
  • The Library computers are unavailable at this time.
  • Patrons can access the Library’s free WIFI network (HobartPublicLibrary) during regular business hours.
  • Patrons can print directly from their phones or devices after connecting to the library’s WIFI. The cost is .50 cents per page.
  • Patrons can also email their documents to the library at hobartpl@gmail.com to be printed for them. The cost is .50 cents per page printed.

Please contact us at 580-726-2535 if you have any questions. Thank you.