CRLS Closed for Staff Furlough Print E-mail

Chestatee Regional Library System Will Be Closed Friday, March 29 and Saturday, March 30 for Staff Furlough

  • Dawson County Library will reopen on Monday,April 1 at 10 AM.
  • Lumpkin County Library will reopen on Monday, April 1 at 11:30 AM.

How will it impact you?

  • No materials will be due and no fines will be accrued. The last day to check out library items before the closure is Thursday, March 28.

  • No book drops will be open. Patrons should keep books and materials at home until the library system reopens. No fines will be charged during the closure dates. Patrons will be responsible for theft, loss or damage to library materials left outside buildings.

  • Access to the online catalog will be available. You will be able to search the catalog or databases, place holds on materials, or check your library record.

  • Access to the Web site ( will be available. However, no staff members will be working to maintain and troubleshoot problems on the site, or to provide assistance from the many phone numbers, e-mails and other staff contact points listed on the site.

  • No mail will be received during the closure. The library will have the U.S. Post Office hold all mail until the library reopens.

  • No book donations will be collected at library facilities during the closure. If you have book donations to make during the closure, please hold them until the libraries re-open Monday, April 1, 2013.

Please call Dawson County Library at 706-344-3690 or Lumpkin County Library at 706-864-3668 with questions.