Libraries Connected statement on English libraries in lockdown

Jan 18, 2021



Living with Covid 19 guidance - April 2022

The government is removing domestic restrictions in England in relation to Covid 19.

Public libraries are directed to the advice published by the UK Health Security Agency:

Libraries should continue to make risk assessments in line with their local circumstances and to consider the needs of any vulnerable staff, volunteers and users.

This page was last updated on 4 April 2022.


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