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San Antonio Public Library To Begin Phase 3 Services

Communications and Public Affairs: 207-7234
Published on Monday, October 19, 2020

San Antonio Public Library To Begin Phase 3 Services

Expanded computer access and updated Contact-Free Pickup hours beginning November 4

CONTACT: Victoria Villarreal, 210-207-2577


SAN ANTONIO (October 19, 2020) — The San Antonio Public Library (SAPL) will be moving into Phase 3 of its reopening plan beginning November 4, 2020. Expanded services available as part of Phase 3 include the expansion of computer usage by appointment to Central Library and all branch locations* as well as the continuance of Contact-Free Pickup for holds  with standardized hours. Wi-Fi service outside 29 locations continues to be available 7:30AM to 10:30PM daily. For more information regarding services and hours, please visit
Contact-Free Pickup Hours Beginning November 4
Tuesday 12PM – 7PM
Wednesday through Saturday 10AM – 5PM

Computer Usage by Appointment
Tuesday 3PM - 7PM
Wednesday - Saturday 1PM – 5PM
Library staff is available by phone Monday – Saturday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. at 210.207.2500 and by chat Monday – Friday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. at,  Monday – Saturday 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. More information is available at
*Forest Hills and McCreless Branches are currently undergoing renovations and will be operating under a modified Contact-Free Pickup schedule. These locations will not offer computer services until 2021 after the completion of their ongoing 2017-2022 Bond Program renovations. For more information on these renovations, visit

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