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Public Notice

Brunswick County Coronavirus Update (April 3, 2020)


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April 3 Update

  • Brunswick County Public Health is reporting the first novel coronavirus (COVID-19) associated death in Brunswick County today. Full details >>
  • As of April 3, there are 24 positive cases of COVID-119, 182 pending test results and 523 confirmed negative test results, totaling 729 tests administered so far. There is one death associated to COVID-19 in the county.


Brunswick County Public Health Call Line and Email Information (Available Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.)


NC Public Health Call Line (Open 24/7)

  • Phone: 1.866.462.3821


North Carolina 2-1-1 Program

  • For COVID-19 questions, dial 2-1-1 or 888-892-1162
  • Sign up for updates by texting COVIDNC to 898211


The County has information and resources for individuals, businesses and municipalities that need assistance via the follow webpages:


Brunswick County Schools Information/Updates

Branch Locations


eBook Collection

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Online Catalog

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Column 3 CTA

eBooks for Kids

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Brunswick County Library Branches

Brunswick County Libraries has five branches. All branches are open Monday – Friday, 9 a.m. – 6 p.m. Some branches are also open Saturdays.

Southport: Margaret & James Harper, Jr. Library

Address: 109 West Moore Street, Southport
Phone: 910-457-6237
Branch manager: Heather Donnell
Hours: Mon.-Fri. 9am-6pm
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Shallotte: Rourk Branch Library

Address: 5086 Main Street, Shallotte
Phone: 910-754-6578
Branch manager: Lois Carroll
Hours: Mon.-Fri. 9am-6pm, Sat. 9am-1pm
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Leland: Leland Library

Address: 487 Village Road, Leland
Phone: 910-371-9442 / Fax: 910-371-1856
Branch manager: Nathan Phillips
Hours: Mon.-Fri. 9am-6pm, Sat. 9am-1pm
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Oak Island: G.V. Barbee, Sr. Branch Library

Address: 8200 East Oak Island Drive, Oak Island
Phone: 910-278-4283 / Fax: 910-278-4049
Branch manager: Erika Dosher
Hours: Mon.-Fri. 9am-6pm, Sat. 9am-1pm
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Carolina Shores: Southwest Brunswick Branch Library

Address: 9400 Ocean Highway West, Carolina Shores
Phone: 910-575-0173 / Fax: 910-253-2495
Branch manager: Christi Iffergan
Hours: Mon.-Fri. 9am-6pm
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Adjusted Operations Due to Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Brunswick County libraries are currently closed to the public, but staff are available to answer questions over the phone and email. Contact a library branch via the contact information below.

Harper Library

109 W Moore St.
Southport, NC

Friends of the Library



Rourk Library

5068 Main St.
Shallotte, NC



Leland Library

487 Village Rd.
Leland, NC



Barbee Library

8200 E Oak Island Dr.
Oak Island, NC

Friends of the Library



Southwest Brunswick Branch Library

9400 Ocean Highway West
Carolina Shores, NC


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