The continued measures of caution continue locally in the wake of a school shutdown declaration by Governor JB Pritzker to prevent the spread of the coronavirus.
Clinton’s Warner Library is suspending select services but stresses they are remaining open during their regular operating hours.
Through April 12, all library programs and events are canceled along with any meeting room usages and bookings.
Additionally, the library will suspend outreach programs to homebound seniors until April 12.
Library staff has reconfigured their furniture and computers to allow for more distance between patrons.
They are promoting increased usage of its electronic services, encouraging patrons to use online or phone renewals and are transitioning to touchless checkout.
The library will continue to adjust its procedures as the situation evolves.