Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Inclement Weather Update, Tuesday January 17

Due to the inclement weather, several libraries are closed or running on alternate schedules today:

Libraries that are CLOSED:
  • Banks Public Library
  • Cedar Mill Community Library
  • Cedar Mill Library @ Bethany
  • Garden Home Community Library
  • Oregon College of Art & Craft

Libraries on alternate schedules:
  • Aloha Community Library: closing at 1:00pm
  • Beaverton Main and Murray Scholls Libraries: opening at 12:00 noon
  • Hillsboro Brookwood and Shute Park Libraries: open from 10:00am - 1:00pm
  • Tigard Public Library: closing at 6:00pm
  • Tualatin Public Library: open from 10:30am - 6:00pm
  • Tuality Healthcare Library: open from 1:00pm - 5:00pm

Please contact your library before heading out today!

Last updated at 12:53pm

Monday, January 16, 2017

Updates to WCCLS catalog & account January 29-31

Starting at 6:00 pm on Sunday, January 29th, the WCCLS catalog and accounts will be unavailable. This is because WCCLS will be performing software updates during this time. We anticipate that the catalog and accounts will become available sometime on Tuesday, January 31st.

Here's what you need to know:
  • No library materials will be due on Sunday, January 29th, Monday, January 30th, or Tuesday, January 31st
  • 3M Cloud e-books will not be available during this time
  • Follow WCCLS on Facebook and Twitter to get the most frequent updates about the downtime
  • When the catalog and accounts are available again, we will also announce it on our News & Events blog

What will be available during the software updates? 

What will be different when the WCCLS catalog and accounts are updated?
You may notice some improvements to the appearance of the public catalog and your library account.  In addition, the staff version of the library catalog will have added functionality.

Thanks in advance for your patience while we work to upgrade our catalog and account software! We apologize for the inconvenience.

Friday, January 13, 2017

Inclement Weather Update, Saturday, January 14

Libraries running on alternate schedules:
  • Aloha Community Library: open 12:00pm - 4:00pm
    (Grand Opening event has been POSTPONED until further notice)
  • Beaverton Main Library: open 12:00pm - 5:00pm 
  • Cedar Mill Main and Bethany Libraries: open 10:00am - 4:00pm


View regular library hours here.

Please contact your local library before venturing out today, and stay safe!

Watch this page for updates throughout the day.


last updated 8:00am

Aloha Opening Celebration Postponed for Second Time

The rescheduled Grand Opening Celebration for the Aloha Community Library that was planned for Saturday, January 14, 2017 from 11:00am-2:00pm has been postponed for a second time due to the record snow storm that has impacted the local community this week.

Once the snow and ice clears the library plans to return to their regular schedule. The newly expanded Aloha Community Library is located at 17455 SW Farmington Road, Suite 26A in Aloha. The Library phone number did not change in the move, it remains 503-259-0185.

The expanded Library open hours are:
Monday - Wednesday: 10:00am - 8:00pm
Thursday - Friday: 12:00pm - 6:00pm
Saturday: 10:00am - 5:00pm

For questions please email the Aloha Community Library.

WCCLS will post future details on the Aloha Community Library plans for a community celebration of their grand opening activities.

Inclement Weather Update, Friday, January 13

Libraries closed today:
  • Aloha Community Library
  • Oregon College of Art and Craft

Libraries running on alternate schedules:
  • Beaverton Main and Murray Scholls Libraries: opening at 12:30pm
  • Cedar Mill Main and Bethany Libraries: open 10:00am - 3:30pm
  • Cornelius Public Library: open 10:00am - 5:00pm
  • Garden Home Community Library: open 10:00am - 5:00pm
  • Tigard Public Library: open 10:00am - 6:00pm
  • Tualatin Public Library: open 10:30am - 5:00pm
  • Tuality Healthcare Library: open 10:00am-3:00pm
  • West Slope Community Library: open 10:00am - 4:00pm

Please contact your local library before venturing out today, and stay safe!

Watch this page for updates throughout the day.


last updated 10:55am

Thursday, January 12, 2017

Inclement Weather Update, Thursday, January 12

Libraries that are closed:
  • Aloha Community Library
  • Banks Public Library
  • Cedar Mill Main and Bethany Libraries
  • Garden Home Community Library
  • Oregon College of Art and Craft
  • Tigard Public Library
  • Tuality Healthcare Library

Libraries running on alternate schedules:
  • Beaverton Main and Murray Scholls Libraries: open 12:30pm-5:00pm
  • Cornelius Public Library: opened at 10:00am, closing at 5:00pm
  • Forest Grove City Library: opening at 10:30am
  • Hillsboro Brookwood and Shute Park Libraries: open 10:00am-5:00pm 
  • North Plains Public Library: opening at 12:00pm , closing at 5:00pm
  • Sherwood Public Library: opened at 10:00am, closing at 6:00pm
  • Tualatin Public Library: open 10:30am-5:00pm
  • West Slope Community Library: open 10:00am-3:00pm (no storytimes or programs today)

Please contact your local library before venturing out today, and stay safe!

Watch this page for updates throughout the day.


last updated 1:36pm

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

UPDATE: Services Restored, Wednesday January 11, 2017

All WCCLS services have been restored, including the website, catalog, calendar, and other online services. You may now access the following services:
Thanks for your patience during this time.  Stay safe and warm out there!

Service outage at WCCLS, Wednesday January 11, 2017

Due to a power outage, all WCCLS services are currently unavailable.  This includes the website, catalog, calendar and other online services. 

We apologize for the inconvenience and are working to restore services.  We appreciate your patience!

Please check here for further updates.

Inclement Weather Update, Wednesday, January 11

Due to inclement weather, the all libraries are closed today:
  • Aloha Community Library
  • Banks Public Library
  • Beaverton Main and Murray Scholls Libraries
  • Cedar Mill and Bethany Libraries
  • Cornelius Public Library
  • Forest Grove City Library
  • Garden Home Community Library
  • Hillsboro Brookwood and Shute Park Libraries
  • North Plains Public Library
  • Sherwood Public Library
  • Tigard Public Library
  • Tualatin Public Library 
  • Tuality Healthcare Library
  • West Slope Community Library

last updated 3:27pm