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Washington State Public Library Initial Service Changes & Closures Due to COVID-19

Metadata Updated: June 16, 2022

This dataset records when and how Washington state's public library systems changed or suspended certain services at the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic in the United States, culminating with the closure of library buildings to the public. The data reflects responses to an emerging public health emergency by institutions dedicated to public service and accessibility. Information comes primarily from library websites and social media accounts, and occasional communication with library staff.

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Public: This dataset is intended for public access and use. Non-Federal: This dataset is covered by different Terms of Use than License: No license information was provided.

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Metadata Created Date November 10, 2020
Metadata Updated Date June 16, 2022

Metadata Source

Harvested from WA JSON

Additional Metadata

Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Created Date November 10, 2020
Metadata Updated Date June 16, 2022
Data First Published 2022-06-08
Data Last Modified 2022-06-09
Category Culture and Community
Public Access Level public
Metadata Context
Metadata Catalog ID
Schema Version
Catalog Describedby
Harvest Object Id 54db23bd-ca3f-4cc0-ab1d-42be0cbb698d
Harvest Source Id 1c33d1cb-2f69-4f1b-835e-453790f38dc7
Harvest Source Title WA JSON
Homepage URL
Source Datajson Identifier True
Source Hash 90a22df85e6779e0ad6a6390736ca829979b93ae
Source Schema Version 1.1

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