Magherafelt library closes for deep clean after Covid incident
NI Libraries has suspended all services at Magherafelt Library following an incidence of Covid-19.
It is understood a deep clean of the Bridewell, which accommodates the library, is currently being carried out.
In a post on their Facebook page, Magherafelt Library said: "As a precautionary measure we have suspended all library services, with immediate effect (from 21 September 2020), at Magherafelt Library until further notice. This follows an incidence of Covid-19.
"Thanks to all our customers for your understanding. Further updates on when services will resume will be posted on social media."
A Mid Ulster Council spokesperson added: "As a result, a deep clean of the Bridewell will be undertaken and the building will re-open again to the public on Wednesday (23 September).
"As we share an access with the library to our visitor information centre, it will also be temporarily closed to ‘walk-in’ customers. However, our visitor information staff based in the building will continue to provide a telephone and online service during the period."
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