Ask A Question Ask A Question

Have a question? A librarian can help.

 

Borrown, Renew and Return

Borrow, Renew, Return

Learn about borrowing, renewing and returning your library materials.

Find an Article

Find An Article

Search thousands of newspapers and periodicals.

Find a Good Book

Find A Good Book

See new titles, get book suggestions and more.

Get a Library Card

Get A Card

Get a library card, online or in-person

Get Notices

Get Notices

Sign up for pick-up notices, due date reminders and overdue notices by email.

Get Special Services

Get Special Services

Find out about library services for people with special needs.

Pay Fines

Pay Fines

Use this system to pay your fines online.

Request an Item

Request An Item

How to request or reserve materials from the library system.

Reserve a Computer

Use A Computer

Your library's computer and internet services.

 


My Account | Search the Catalog

 

Library: Bed-bug sniffing dog finds residue

CARLISLE — A bed bug-sniffing dog found a limited number of areas at Bosler Memorial Library had some level of bed bug residue or activity during an inspection Tuesday.

 

The areas were spread throughout the library, according to a notice posted on the library website. The areas were specific and able to be isolated and removed for treatment, the library said. Items included chairs and books.

 

There were no hits by the dog on puppets or stuffed items.

 

The Friends of Bosler Bookery had no hits at all.

 

The library recently had a few items returned with evidence of contact with bed bugs.

 

It is working with a local pest control company, and the staff is being trained to identify and treat instances of bed bugs if materials are returned to the library with the unwanted pests.

 

--------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Posted earlier on Cumberlink:

 

CARLISLE – Bosler Memorial Library is advising patrons of possible service disruptions today.

 

The library opened as scheduled at 10 a.m., but a bed bug sniffing dog has been contracted to inspect the library this morning.

 

Sections of the library may be temporarily closed to eliminate distractions and allow the dog to do its job effectively.

 

Library officials announced last week it had received a few returned materials that showed signs of contact with bed bugs.

 

No bed bugs have been found on the materials.

 

 

Bookmark and Share