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


Beauregard Parish

Beauregard Parish is still assessing the rural branches but no major damage is expected.  Our South Beauregard branch is closed today due to flooded roads in the area making travel unsafe for staff and patrons.

Acadia Parish Library

The Acadia Parish Library sustained no damage.  We are back to our normal hours of operation.

Plaquemines Parish Library

A mandatory evacuation has been issued for July 11, 2019 starting at 6 a.m. for the Eastbank of Plaquemines Parish and from Oakville to Venice on the Westbank until further notice. Library employees who reside in the mandatory evacuation areas are not required to report to work until the mandatory evacuation is lifted. Buras and […]

New Orleans Public Library

All Library locations are temporarily closed and all Library events are canceled today (7/10) due to severe weather and area flooding. We will likely remain closed until the storm passes. UPDATED: NOPL plans to close through the weekend.

Beauregard Parish Library

All is well at BPL after the storms of late last week / over the weekend.

Pointe Coupee Parish Library

From the library Facebook page: All Pointe Coupee Parish Schools will be closed Friday, May 10 because of inclement weather and potential flooding. The Pointe Coupee Parish Library will also close for the safety of our employees.

Morgan City Public Library

The Morgan City Public Library is open.

Cameron Parish Library

The Cameron Parish Library is open.

Rapides Parish Library

The Rapides Parish Library is open.

Jefferson Davis Parish Library

The Jefferson Davis Parish Library is closed today due to weather.

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