Dr. Eugene Clark Library

"Nothing is pleasanter than exploring a library." –Walter Savage Landor

                                                                                                             

The Dr. Eugene Clark Library is closing its doors to walk-in traffic and has canceled all programs, classes and events to protect the public and its staff from potential exposure to COVID-19.

Effective Tuesday, March 24, the library will continue to operate and offer access to materials, service and technology in the following ways:

Phone service and email: Community members may contact the library information desk by telephone at (512) 398-3223 or via e-mail during regular business hours, which are 8:30 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday, Wednesday and Friday; 8:30 a.m.-8 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday; and 8:30 a.m.-3 p.m. on Saturday. For a list of library staff e-mails, visit https://www.clark-library-lockhart.org/about-us/contact-us.

Curbside Service will begin on Tuesday, March 24. Patrons can call or reserve their material online at https://clarklibrary.biblionix.com/catalog/  or by phone.  To pick up materials, patrons will arrive at the Library, dial the main number, and remain in their vehicles. Library staff will bring their materials to curbside-designated parking spots will be located adjacent to the library on Prairie Lea Street. Materials may be returned by placing the items in the outside book drop. Staff will disinfect the materials prior to placing them back in circulation.

The library has many online services, including eBooks, downloadable magazines, and audiobooks that are available for free using your library card at https://clarklibrary.biblionix.com/catalog/

The technology center will be available by appointment. Proper social distancing as advised by the Centers for Disease Prevention (CDC) will be maintained.

 Extended due dates: All items currently checked out now have a due date of June 1, 2020.

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TumbleBookLibrary Premium has over 1100 titles for grades K-6, and includes our unique animated, talking picture books, read-along chapter books, national geographic videos, non-fiction books, playlists, as well as books in Spanish and French. Plus, the collection features Graphic Novels – a student favorite!

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                   Please view the Electronic Resources section of the card catalog for access to our eResources.

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TEL: 512-398-3223

FAX: 512-398-8316

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Need some ideas for things to do?

Pre-K and elementary school students can read dozens of interactive books using their computer guide. Online activities and games reinforce the themes of the story. These activities are for emerging readers and teach beginning computer skills. Books are available in English and Spanish.

 https://www.storyplace.org/

Brain building ideas for parents and young children. 

https://www.vroom.org/

Browse the full collection of magazine titles