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San Antonio Public Library Now Offering Extended Services

Communications and Public Affairs: 207-7234
Published on Wednesday, November 4, 2020

San Antonio Public Library Now Offering Extended Services

Services include computer access at all locations and standardized Contact-Free Pickup Hours

CONTACT: Victoria Villarreal, 210-207-2577  


SAN ANTONIO (November 4, 2020) — San Antonio Public Library (SAPL) is pleased to offer extended services as part of its phased reopening plan. Phase 3 services include computer usage by appointment at Central Library and all branch locations* as well as the continuation 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  
Please be advised the level of services the library will provide during the pandemic are subject to COVID 19 conditions.
Contact-Free Pickup Hours 

  • Tuesday 12PM – 7PM 
  • Wednesday – Saturday 10AM – 5PM 

Computer Usage by Appointment Hours

  • Tuesday 3PM - 7PM 
  • Wednesday – Saturday 1PM – 5PM 

Library staff members are available by phone Monday – Saturday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. at 210.207.2500 and by chat Monday – Saturday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. at More information is available at
* Forest Hills is undergoing renovations through January 2021 and McCreless is undergoing renovations through March 2021. Library services at those locations are modified as follows: 

  • Contact-Free Pickup: Tuesday 3PM-7PM; Wednesday, Thursday, and Saturday 11AM-3PM  
  • Public computers are currently unavailable at these locations.  
  • Book drops remain open for materials to be returned. 

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