COVID-19 Resources


Important Phone Numbers & Websites

  • NYS Department of Health Website
    • Coronavirus Hotline: 888-364-3065
    • Lists confirmed cases by county, all NYS measures to slow the spread of the virus, and more helpful resources
  • Bassett Hotline: 607-547-5555
    • Call this number if you are experiencing COVID-19 symptoms. You will be evaluated over the phone to determine if an in-person visit is necessary.
  • COVID-19 Oneonta Area Resources
    • Google spreadsheet created by community members listing all kinds of resources, from online education activities to folks willing to pick up your groceries

HML Services and Resources

We are doing all we can at HML to continue to provide services to the community while we are closed.

  • NEW: Check out our new blog post full of resources for staying connected with family and friends while social distancing.
  • Facebook Live Storytimes – on our Facebook Page
    • For young children (ages 2 to 5): Join Miss Kathryn for books, songs, and finger plays every Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday at 10:00 am.
    • May 21st will be the final storytime before Miss Kathryn takes a break to prepare for summer.
  • Other Online Programs
    • We’re hosting a Virtual Book Club! Meet on Zoom on May 26th at 7:00 pm to discuss The Gone Dead by Chanelle Benze. This book is available on hoopla as an ebook or audiobook. Learn more on Facebook.
    • STEAM @ Home lets you keep STEAMing ahead from your own home. Complete missions, log your reading, and earn points that will get you entries into raffles for some awesome prizes! You have until June 15th to log your activity – so get moving!
    • NEW: On May 28th at 7:00 pm, join Kathryn DeZur, Shelly Jones, and Erin Wagner—English professors at SUNY Delhi—as they share their creative writing in a reading sponsored by HML. Tune in to hear a selection of fiction and poetry in the literary and speculative genres. There will be time for questions and conversations afterwards. Learn more on Facebook.
  • COVID-19 STEAM Survival Guide
    • Bridget has put together a list of STEAM activities and online learning resources to help you keep STEAMing Ahead at home
    • Share how you’re learning at home with the hashtag #hmlsteam on Facebook and Instagram!
  • Wifi near the building
    • Although our building is closed, our wifi remains on. It reaches out a little bit into the area around our building.
    • We recommend parking along the side of our building for the best signal strength while also staying apart from others.
  • Ancestry Library Edition
    • Ancestry Library Edition is temporarily available to remote users. Just click here and enter your library card number.