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The information provided herein is not to be construed as providing legal or medical advice. Libraries should contact their attorneys regarding any legal requirements and their local health departments for medical guidance related to COVID-19. The Missouri State Library does not endorse any of the library policies included in this guide. These policies are provided for informational purposes only.

Open Forums

Stay in touch with the State Library in our bi-weekly open forums on Tuesdays at 10 a.m. Email for the Zoom join link.

Status Changes

The Missouri State Library is no longer tracking public library status changes.

If your library has any questions or needs assistance, please email or call 573.522.4036.

Planning for Reopening

Missouri Library Examples

School Information & Resources

Ways to Help Out

News and Updates

Free Online COVID-19 Missouri news coverage

Missouri newspapers are providing free access to their COVID-19 coverage, including:

Governor Mike Parson streams periodic press briefings. Follow along on his Facebook page or local radio/TV stations. Read his latest news releases here.

CDC News Room

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Assistance in Missouri

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