Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) Information Page

Montgomery-Floyd Regional Library values the health and safety of the community and staff, and will operate in compliance with any state and/or local restrictions.

Library Status

The library buildings are open to the public during our normal operating hours. Curbside Pickup and Library Picks For You services remain available. We are no longer quarantining returned material.

As of July 1, 2022 all MFRL is now Fine Free. What does Fine Free mean?

Covid Kit Availability

We receive a limited supply of Covid Rapid Testing kits from the Virginia Dept. of Health. The below is real-time status of kit availability at each branch.

Blacksburg Library
Christiansburg Library
Jessie Peterman Memorial Library (Floyd)
Meadowbrook Public Library (Shawsville)

Kits available via curbside pickup only.

Face Coverings

Each individual is responsible for wearing a mask/face covering if that is the right health decision for them. Library staff may use masks when providing assistance. Library staff are happy to provide masks upon request.

Covid Testing Kits

We are offering Rapid Covid-19 Antigen Test Kits at NO COST! Pick up one for FREE at the library. These are being distributed by Curbside Pickup Only. Call your branch for Curbside Pickup. Check our Front Page for availability.

• Provided in partnership with the Virginia Department of Health. Supply status may vary.

Official Information

Had close contact with someone with suspected COVID-19? Find out what to do with this Exposure Flowchart from the New River Health District.

For official, up-to-date information on Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19), please visit:


Use Virginia’s COVID-19 Vaccine Statewide Pre-registration System to ensure you can get your vaccine when supplies are available. Alternatively you can pre-register over the phone at 877-VAX-IN-VA.

Got Symptoms?

If you have cold-like symptoms (Fever, Cough, Shortness of breath) DO NOT go to the Hospital or Emergency Room; first call the New River Health District COVID-19 Hotline @ (540) 267-8240 Their hours are:

8am - 8pm
8am - Noon
Noon - 4pm