Beginning Monday, May 3, 2021, the Morristown-Hamblen Library will have the following changes in Library services:
Opened to the public with no limit at one-time in the building.
Programs will continue to be virtual or a limit of 10 or less per program.
No use of community room for groups of more than 20.
Use of study rooms for two or less.
Use of the Library’s front room for groups of a limit of 10 or less.
Curbside service Monday through Saturday.
Curbside hours Monday through Friday 2:30 to 5:30
Saturday curbside hours are 2:30 to 3:30.
Sanitizing and quarantine of materials.
Masks requested for Staff.
Public requested to wear masks while visiting the library.
Notice: The Health Department is giving Covid-19 vaccines and routing traffic through our back parking lot. Parking will be difficult at the Library, but there are areas close by to park and walk to the Library when necessary. Please be aware there will be unique pick-up stations marked during curbside service hours only. Thank you.
Note Online Service and Resources Available 24 hours/day:
NEW! Check out all our online resources under the tab Databases for All.
The Library’s many online resources, such as eBooks and audiobooks from Tennessee R.E.A.D.S., are always available at www.morristownhamblenlibrary.org. The Library’s online databases also include Tumblebooks for children, A to Z food, A to Z Maps online, A to Z world food, A to Z world Culture, A to Z World Travel, Lingo Lite, Kanopy, ReadyRosie, and Creativebug. The Tennessee Electronic Library is also available.
If you do not have a library card and would like access to the online library services, please go to our website and fill out the application for an electronic service only card (eCard see link below).
As the coronavirus outbreak develops, please stay up to date on the Library’s plans and continue to access its digital resources by visiting www.morristownhamblenlibrary.org and following Morristown-Hamblen Library on Facebook for updates, listening to WCRK, MUS FIberNet Channel 4, Channel 7 Morristown TV Today, and reading the local newspaper.
E CARDS NOW AVAILABLE!
The Morristown-Hamblen Library issues eCards for patrons in our service area who are unable to come into the library and register for a full-access library card. An eCard will allow you to use all of our online resources, including eBooks, audiobooks, magazines, videos, Great Courses, Creative Bug, TumbleBooks, and Kanopy. An eCard will not be issued if you currently have a full-access library card. The eCard may not be used to check out physical material from the library or access public computers. Complete the eCard registration form HERE and your new eCard number will be emailed to you within 3 business days. If you have questions about eCards or have lost your eCard number, please call the library at 423-586-6410 and ask for Tracy or Penny.