The library will be closed starting Tuesday, March 17, 2020 to protect our patrons and employees. Stay tuned for new posts relating to services that will be offered.
Fines have been waived for the time we are closed.
Links to factual information regarding COVID-19:
Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH)
Within the state, IDPH and the Illinois Emergency Management Agency (IEMA) are a reliable first stop for information. IDPH Resources of Note: IDPH hotline for questions: 800-889-3931
Preventing COVID-19 Spread in Communities webpages COVID-19 Social
Distancing sign/poster First Cases of Coronavirus Disease in Central and Southern
Illinois IDPH press release Centers for Disease Control (CDC)
Nationally, the CDC is charged with monitoring the outbreak and routinely issues bulletins with updated information regarding COVID-19. CDC Resources of Note:
Coronavirus (COVID-19) webpages CDC COVID-19 Newsroom Keeping Workplaces, Homes, Schools, or Commercial Establishments Safe sign/poster Implementation of Mitigation Strategies for Communities with Local COVID-19 Transmission booklet, 10 pages Guidelines as to whether or not to stay open during the pandemic Occupational Safety and Hazard Administration (OSHA)
OSHA provides guidelines for the prevention and control of the virus in a variety of workplace situations. This is especially useful regarding workplace cleaning measures.
Please see our Resources and E-Resources link for
The Nokomis Public Library
The Nokomis Public Library is a small, rural library located in Montgomery County. We are a member of the Illinois Heartland Library System.
Nokomis Community Complex
The library will offer a professionally selected and well-organized selection of materials to meet the educational, informational, cultural and recreational needs of the community it serves..