Due to the COVID-19 spread, Governor Edwards has extended the “stay at home” order until April 30, 2020. The main library and all branches will remain closed until then. Please stay home, stay safe, and use our online services!

Prayers continue for the health and safety of our patrons and staff.  As we continue to weather this COVID 19 storm, please know that your library is offering lots of online resources for self-education, information, and entertainment. 

I am happy to share that Tutor.com has expanded their live tutoring hours for HomeworkLouisiana to provide additional support for students in our communities impacted by COVID-19.The new Louisiana one-to-one live tutoring hours are Monday – Friday 8:00 a.m. to midnight. Saturday and Sunday live tutoring hours will continue as 2 pm to midnight as usual. These expanded hours will continue until May 31, 2020.As a quick reminder, you can access this site from our homepage www.evangelinelibrary.org,or the HomeworkLouisiana landing page – http://www.homeworkla.org/.  

Everyone will be able to continue checking out ONLINE books, movies, and audio books using our free app called Overdrive / Libby.  If you have an issue with your library card, no problem. You can go to Overdrive from our website and get a VIRTUAL CARD using your cell phone number.

Fine Free month is in full swing until May 16, 2020. This would be a great time for families to get together and gather books that may have been overlooked. 

Note: The quarterly Evangeline Genealogical & Historical Society meeting scheduled for April is cancelled. 


As we continue to weather this COVID 19 storm, please know that your library is offering lots of online resources for self-education, information, and entertainment. 

I am happy to share that Tutor.com has expanded their live tutoring hours for HomeworkLouisiana to provide additional support for students in our communities impacted by COVID-19.The new Louisiana one-to-one live tutoring hours are Monday – Friday 8:00 a.m. to midnight. Saturday and Sunday live tutoring hours will continue as 2 pm to midnight as usual. These expanded hours will continue until May 31, 2020.As a quick reminder, you can access this site from our homepage www.evangelinelibrary.org,or the HomeworkLouisiana landing page – http://www.homeworkla.org/.  

Everyone will be able to continue checking out ONLINE books, movies, and audio books using our free app called Overdrive / Libby.  If you have an issue with your library card, no problem. You can go to Overdrive from our website and get a VIRTUAL CARD using your cell phone number.

To our Valued Patrons: Today, March 20, 2020, the Evangeline Parish main library and all branches are CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC  UNTIL APRIL 13, 2020. All staff have been sent home to take care of their families. We encourage you to continue utilizing our FREE online databases through our website at www.evangelinelibrary.org. Everyone will be able to continue checking out ONLINE books, movies, and audio books using our free app called Overdrive / Libby.  If you have an issue with your library card, no problem. You can go to Overdrive from our website and get a VIRTUAL CARD using your cell number. 

We are instituting a Fine Free period that will run to May 162020 to make sure that patrons do not worry about overdue fines or fees. Our ILL, Interlibrary Loan, option is now CANCELLED. We will not be processing any new request at this time. We will keep your updated on our website and Facebook page.

Thank you for your longtime trust in Evangeline Parish Library. Our dedicated employees and patrons have been at the center of our business since we opened our first library in 1948 and we remain committed to offering you a safe environment with we re-open to the public.

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