Local libraries to make time for training

Timberland Regional Library branches will be closed on different days in the coming month to accommodate preparations for a new catalog system.

The system will allow patrons to make credit and debit payments for lost books and overdue fines, and it will be easier to use, according to the library system. It is scheduled to be operational May 13. All Timberland libraries will be closed May 10-11 for installation.

Libraries will be closed the following days to accommodate staff training on the new system:

Elma: Friday.

Lacey: April 29.

McCleary: Thursday.

McCleary: Thursday.

Oakville: Wednesday.

Olympia: April 26.

Tenino: April 22.

Tumwater: Friday.

Yelm: April 21.

Staff reports