May 30, 2020 Off By VPL Director

Phase II Posted Notice

Starting June 1st, VPL Patrons are urged to return any loaned library items.

Due to COVID19 Safety Restrictions returned materials require a quarantine period of 72 hrs.

Vestal Public Library will begin limited services beginning June 15th: 

  • Appointment Based Pick-Up (see instructions below)
  • Phone Reference¬†

Appointment Based Pickup Instructions (beginning June 15th)

To participate in Appointment Based Pickup, Patrons must provide the following via phone Adult Circulation: (607) 754-4243 or website messenger

or email

Valid Phone Number, Valid Library Card Number, and a list of desired items (maximum of 10 items). Patrons are limited to 1 pickup time per day.

  1. Staff will look for the requested items and then contact the patron to schedule a time for pickup.
  2. All VPL Patrons must wear facemasks when entering the VPL vestibule to retrieve their Appointment Based Pickup.
  3. Patrons must show a valid VPL Library Card or ID to retrieve their requested items.
  4. Only one patron is allowed at a time in the VPL vestibule to retrieve their Appointment Based Pickup (unless accompanied by underage children)
  5. All Library Materials must be returned via the bookdrop