Essex Public Library’s COVID-19 Response
Essex Public Library is temporarily closed to the public to prevent the spread of COVID-19. We are not accepting returned items at this time. Due dates for all checked out materials have been extended to July 1. No late fees will be incurred during this time.
We currently offer:
- Public Wi-Fi network access from the parking lot. The password is located on the front door.
- Mobile printing services. Click here for mobile printing instructions. Exact change is required for payment. Call the library at 804-443-4945 for more information.
- Curbside pick-up for books and DVDs placed on hold online or by phone. Staff will follow social distancing recommendations.
- Online and digital materials including downloadable and streaming audio, ebooks and video.
Library staff continues to provide reference assistance by phone Monday-Friday between the hours of 10:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. and on Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.