Phased Reopening: Services & Appointments
The library has resumed limited in-person services with specific guidelines in place. Public and staff health and safety is our top priority. Detailed service guidelines available
Patio pick up – get all of your holds at the patio
Item returns – use book drops ONLY. No indoor or patio returns please; items must be quarantined!
Virtual programs – see event calendar
Library cards and account help
Limited 1st & 2nd floor browsing
Computer use (30) minutes/day
Archival Center – call for details
Research & readers’ advisory
Walk-in computer/printer use
Study rooms, meeting rooms, program space, study carrels, reading areas/seating
3rd floor browsing
2nd floor microfilm
Museum passes (some exceptions – Please call ahead. Pick up at patio.
Masks covering nose & mouth (Age 3+)
Social distancing 6 ft
No COVID symptoms or personal contact
Indoor visitor check-in (health dept tracing)
Adherence to building use guidelines and library policy
Some services by appointment only (no drop-ins) – see below for details
Ask about reasonable accommodations if you are unable to meet above guidelines
Limit one reservation per individual daily
Monday - Thursday appointments begin at 9:30 am. Last appointment at 3:30 pm.
Friday - Saturday appointments begin at 9:30 am. Last appointment at 11:30 am.
(30) minute appointments:
Printing from PC/wireless
Cash or check ONLY – please bring exact change
($0.15/page B&W, $0.35/pg Color)
Fax($1.00/pg, 10pg max daily)
(60) minute appointments:
Archival Center research. Call ahead.
Research and resource help
Make appointments Library cards and account assistance
Staff available by phone, email, chat:
Monday-Thursday 9:00 am – 9:00 pm
Friday-Saturday 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Browsing, Checkouts & Returns
Bring your library card
Limit (5) item check out
Limit to (30) minutes in building
Staff assist (5) item search per visit
Stacks desk for item requests/assistance
Get your holds at patio pick up
Returns at outside book drops ONLY.
Patio Pick Up
Patio pick up of available holds/reserved passes:
Monday-Thursday 9:30 am – 8:00 pm
Friday-Saturday 9:30 am – 4:30 pm