LIBRARY POLICIES RELATED TO COVID-19

Library Reopening Policy (approved by the Library Board of Trustees on May 18, 2020)

Library COVID-19 Response & Preparedness Plan (approved by the Library Board of Trustees on June 8, 2020)

CURRENT PHASE: Phase 5

Current services are detailed below and will be updated when additional services are added.

Phase 5  
Building Access

The building is open regular hours of operation. Masks are recommended for all patrons regardless of vaccination status based on current CDC guidelines. Staff have also returned to wearing masks. Social distancing should still be followed.

In Library Expanded Services The Library is open for browsing, hold pickup, and reference assistance. Most seating is now available for use. The meeting room, craft room and Jungle room remain closed.
Computers, Copier &  Printing Computers are available for for 60 minute session, with one extension available per day. Printing, copy and scanning services are available.
Programs Programs are offered virtually, in person and outdoors (weather permitting). All patrons ages 2+ attending indoor programs are asked to wear a mask. See https://wixomlibrary.evanced.info/signup/calendar for details.
Donations Donations of materials in great condition are accepted in the Friends donation bin in the Lobby. DO NOT DONATE: old/moldy/wet materials, magazines, textbooks, encyclopedias, VHS tapes, cassette tapes and Reader’s Digests.
Returns Patrons are able to return items in our book returns. STEAM kits and hotstpots will be accepted at the Check Out Desk.
Curbside Pick-Up Curbside pick up of materials is available at wixomlibrary.org/curbside
Cleaning Daily cleaning and disinfecting of all high touch areas will be conducted.

 

Contactless Service Continues

We will continue to offer a variety of contactless library services throughout the coming months, including curbside pickup of library materials, increased access to digital services, expanded mobile hotspot program and virtual programming. We encourage patrons to continue to use these services.