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Poultney Public Library re-opened Monday, June 15. Read on for our temporary operating hours and policies.

Poultney Public Library COVID-19 Policy

  • Temporary Library Hours:
    • Monday and Friday 10am-1pm and 2pm-5pm*
    • Wednesday 12pm-3pm and 4pm-7pm*
      • *one-hour closure for cleaning and disinfecting
    • Monday and Friday 10am-11am reserved for senior citizens and those who may be immune compromised
    • Tuesday and Thursday closed to public, outdoor pick up available 2pm-4pm
    • Saturday outdoor pick up available by appointment only
  • Maximum Occupancy of 10 patrons
  • Fabric face coverings required for library visitors. We will have them available for those that do not have one.
  • Seating areas removed. No meetings or lengthy visits.
  • Public access computer use by appointment only effective Sept 1.
  • Entrance through front door only. Access to other doors can be provided for accessibility issues on an as needed basis.
  • Bathroom closed to public.
  • Coffee station removed, no food or drink in the library.
  • No in person programs until further notice.
  • No donations of books or other sale materials until further notice.
  • All returned library materials will be quarantined for 5 days.

All staff have completed VOSHA training. We are following VOSHA requirements for signage, health screening, disinfecting, etc.


Mission Statement:

The Poultney Public Library collects, maintains, and makes available to all members of the community resources that contribute to personal, educational and recreational enrichment.

Free Online Content:

The following free services are available to all Poultney Public Library card holders. Follow the links below to access online content. Please contact the Library for account numbers or passwords.