Since reopening, the Toronto Public Library has had a total of 10 confirmed COVID-19 cases to date among employees and visitors.
In an email to Daily Hive, the TPL has confirmed five employees and five visitors have tested positive for the virus and had been on their premises.
The locations include Lillian H. Smith, Richview, Guildwood, Goldhawk Park, Maria A. Shchuka, Northern District, St. Lawrence, and Toronto Reference Library
Since August 10, Toronto libraries allowed pickups for scheduled and unscheduled holds, inside the library branch. Dropbox returns and scheduled in-branch computer access also became available on August 10.
And as of August 24, visitors were able to browse and borrow items, connect and use Wi-Fi, work or study, print, scan, and photocopy, and access quick reference services.