After careful consideration of the health and safety of staff and the community surrounding COVID-19 concerns, the county has decided to close all Montgomery County Memorial Library locations beginning March 18th until further notice.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS:
Are there any free library resources available during this time?
Yes. The library provides access to several eBooks, eAudiobooks, eMagazines, and online databases. We have also put together a list of Educational Resources, which include materials for parents or guardians, as well as links to up-to-date information regarding the Coronavirus.
What if my items are due? Will I receive late fees?
The due date for all items will be extended and you will not incur any fines for items that were due during the closure period.
Will the book drop be open?
In an abundance of caution, all library book drops will be closed during this time.
What if I have holds that are ready for pick up?
All holds will be extended during this time. Please disregard the pick-up dates listed in your account.
My library card has expired. How can I renew?
If your card expired or expires between March 7th and April 7th, it will automatically be renewed to April 30th to allow you to continue to use our online resources.
Up-to-Date Health Alerts & Information:
- CDC updated information about the Coronavirus (COVID-19)
- Montgomery County Coronavirus Response Hub updated information, maps, and resources about the coronavirus response in Montgomery County.
- National Institute of Health updated health information regarding the Coronavirus
- Johns Hopkins Coronavirus Resource Center
- Texas Workforce Commission Unemployment News
Resources for Kids & Teens:
- MCMLS Kids websites and e-resources available through the library
- MCMLS Teens websites and e-resources available through the library
- Scholastic Learn at Home projects to keep kids reading and thinking
- Child Nutrition locations where Conroe ISD will be distributing free meals to students who qualify for free or reduced lunch
- Calendar of livestreamed events including yoga, meditation and virtual storytimes
- Jbrary for online storytimes
- Amazing Educational Resources includes free subscriptions offered from education companies
- 450 Manga Volumes have been released online for free!
- How to talk to your kids about coronavirus from Memorial Herman
- Sebco free eBooks for kids & teens
- Abdo free eBooks for kids about illness prevention and facts