All Pioneerland Library System locations are closed until further notice due to the governors stay at home order. Pioneerland Library System is closely monitoring the COVID-19 situation as it unfolds. We will keep you informed of any additional changes in our operations as this situation continues.

Please do not return items to the libraries at this time. Due dates for all materials have been extended. You will not incur any fines.

Online services available

The Cosmos Library remains closed through the end of the month, but some library resources are still available to you.

Our downloadable ebooks and audiobooks are available here: or by using the free Libby or Overdrive app and searching for Cosmos Library. is the website for statewide free electronic library resources.

And you can email the county librarian Beth Cronk at for research assistance, and she will use her training and experience in online research to answer your questions.

We will also answer your questions via Messenger, but that is not a very private way to ask your research questions.

If you need free public wifi at any hour, you can park outside the library to pick up the library’s, no password needed.

Stay well!

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID 2019)

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