The Albany County Public Library will be closing to the public today, March 16, at 7 p.m.

This closure will include the library’s main branch in Laramie and two rural branches in Centennial and Rock River. The closure is in regards to the COVID-19 pandemic.

All programs, events, and activities are canceled until the library reopens.

Updates will be provided on Mondays to keep the public up-to-date on when the library will reopen.

The library is encouraging patrons to not return books and other check out items during the closure. If needed, items can be returned to the outside book or media drops at the Laramie branch.

Fines on overdue materials have been waived and automatic renewals on items will continue. You can still access online books, magazines, and resources from home by visiting: resources. You can also call the library and be issued a library card over the phone to access online materials.

For more information, please call 307-721-2580 or email

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