Tracking the status of libraries in Louisiana in the event of an emergency

December, 2017


Re-opened today, 8/31: Acadia Allen Assumption Beauregard – Main Library is open, 2 branches are opening at 1 pm. Calcasieu Cameron Evangeline Grant Iberia – Main Library is open. Iberville Jefferson Davis Lafourche Point Coupee Rapides – open at noon Terrebonne Vermilion  

Acadia Update

From Ted Landry – Acadia remains closed but buildings do not have any damage and everything is ok there.

Beauregard opening today

Beauregard is opening our main (DeRidder) branch today.   South Beauregard branch is usually open 1-5 on Wednesdays but will remain closed today.

Lafourche Parish Library

All branches are closed Wednesday, August 30th.

Open/Closed Libraries – Wednesday, August 30

Updated as of 8/30/2017, 8:45 am Closed: Acadia Allen Assumption Beauregard – branches Calcasieu Evangeline Grant Iberia Iberville Jefferson Davis Lafourche Point Coupee Rapides Terrebonne – closed at 6 pm Tuesday Vermilion Open: Beauregard – Main in DeRidder Jefferson New Orleans St. Martin

Open/Closed Libraries – 8/29/2017

As of 11 am on 8/29/2017, the following is a list of open and closed libraries.  Please let LD know if the information is incorrect. Closed Tuesday, August 29: Allen Acadia Beauregard Calcasieu Cameron Evangeline Iberia Jefferson Davis Lafourche Parish – Gheens Branch only New Orleans St. Martin Vermilion Open: Jennings Lafayette Morgan City Opelousas-Eunice St. […]

St. Martin Parish Library

From website: All library branches will be closed due to inclement weather. Tuesday, August 29.

Avoyelles Parish Library

One branch took in some water, but it was cleared up fairly quickly and we think we’ll be okay. We had to close branches Saturday but are open this week. Some flooding occurred in low lying areas of Avoyelles but nothing like what the more southern parishes have had. Staff of APL just sent a […]