Changes to Calgary Public Library Services

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After the Government of Alberta released the new mandatory health measures, Calgary Public Library has made a few changes to their services.

  • Cancellation of all in-person programs and events will continue until Monday, January 11, 2021.
  • Social gatherings are not allowed in locations. All group seating will be limited to no more than three persons. Exceptions can be made to accommodate larger households as needed.
  • Small meeting room bookings continue to be heavily restricted across the system and are limited to three people or less.
  • Group photography is not allowed in any Library location. (example: wedding photography).
  • No third-party after-hours bookings at locations.

Please note that library locations remain open at regular hours, but are limited to having 25% of normal capacity. Masks are also required in all locations and work areas.

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