Library Services Update

 

WE’RE OPEN!

Here’s what you need to know.

 

GRAB & GO!

– 30 MINUTE VISIT RECOMMENDED – FACE MASKS ENCOURAGED –

NEW LIMITED HOURS

Monday – Friday: 10am – 5pm

Saturday: 10am – 5pm

Sundays: Closed

CURBSIDE PICKUP

You can request up to 10 items per library card per week for pickup. Submit requests through our online catalog or by calling or e-mailing the library.

LIMITED COMPUTER USE

Computers have been spaced 6 feet apart. Please visit the front desk to reserve a computer. Computer session time will be limited. Face masks are required for computer assistance!

OUTSIDE BOOK DROP OPEN

Use the outside book drop to return your items. (No returns will be accepted inside). All due dates have been extended and overdue fines will be waived during this time. Returned materials are quarantined for 3 days before being checked in.

LIMITED CAPACITY

Occupancy will be limited to maintain social distancing. Please follow signs and floor markings.

VIRTUAL PROGRAMS

All programs will continue online. Check our website for the schedule of events.

If you live in Douglas County and need a TEMPORARY LIBRARY CARD, please contact the library by calling 402-331-7636 or by emailing Circulation@cityofralston.com.

COVID-19 RESOURCES

INFORMATION

Douglas County Health Department
Information Line: 402-444-3400 – Daily from 8:30 AM – 4 PM

Nebraska Dept. of Health and Human Services: Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)
Information Line: (402) 552-6645  – Daily from 8 AM – 8 PM

Coronavirus (COVID-19) – CDC

Testing

Test Nebraska
State of Nebraska initiative to increase COVID-19.  Complete an online assessment to see if you need to be tested. 

COVID-19 Screening
Not sure if you should call a doctor? This online questionaire from Apple and the CDC may help.

Local Healthcare Systems

UNMC: Coronavirus (COVID-19) Community Information

Methodist Health System 
Coronavirus (COVID-19) Hotline at (402) 815-7425 – Daily from 6 AM – 11 PM

CHI Health: Coronavirus (COVID-19)

OneWorld Coronavirus (COVID-19) Updates

 

COMMUNITY RESOURCES

City of Ralston

Ralston Public Schools

NebraskaWorks: File for Unemployment
Use these step by step claim Instructions for help with your application.

Food Bank for the Heartland 

United Way: COVID-19: Protecting yourself and those around you.

Legal Aid
Legal Aid has opened its Disaster Relief Hotline for those with legal questions or legal issues related to COVID-19. You can apply online at http://www.LawHelpNE.org, or by calling the Disaster Relief Hotline at 1-844-268-5627.