Library Closure

Update 3/22/20: The reopening date of the Dover Public Library is to be determined. Due to updates to the Governor’s State of Emergency, staff will no longer be able to answer phone calls as previously scheduled. Please send questions via AskALibrarian.

Original Message 3/13/20: The Dover Public Library will be closed as of Saturday, March 14th, the anticipated date for reopening is Monday, April 27, 2020 (possibly sooner). During this time the library will go through an extensive cleaning as well as structural and site line improvements to aid in public safety. “With the COVID-19 virus, and the need for these improvements, we have decided to combine the items and get it all done at the same time,” stated City Manager Donna Mitchell. “Our goal is to have the project completed and open back up to the public by April 27th.”

All events currently scheduled at the library have either been postponed or cancelled.

Library patrons may call to renew materials Mon-Fri 9-4pm until further notified. Please also continue to drop off materials through the materials drop and visit the website at https://dover.lib.de.us/​.

Individuals with questions may contact the Library at 302-736-7030