COVID-19 Library Service FAQ

What steps is the library taking in our current circumstances, and where can I find more information about COVID-19?

Information can be found here.

Is the library open?

No. The library will remain closed until further notice. 

I have items checked out. When will they be due?

All items currently checked out will be due on April 28, 2020. No fines will accrue during this time period.

Can I return items to the library during this time anyway? 

No, the dropbox will be closed as of April 1st, 2020. 

Can I still check out physical materials from the library?

No. We encourage you to use our online collections on Overdrive or hoopla while we are closed! Please continue reading for directions on where to find our online collections. 

What resources can I access online if I can't come to the library?

Visit our Electronic Resources page for online databases and downloadable materials. For eBooks and e-audiobooks, click on Overdrive/eIndiana or hoopla from the Electronic Resources or Borrow & Download page. For databases or journals, click on INSPIRE on the Electronic Resources page. You will need your library card and PIN to create a new account if you don't already have one. 

Can I still use library computers?

No. All our buildings will be closed until further notice.

When will events and outreach at the library resume?

All in-person library events and outreach are currently canceled until further notice. We will reassess the situation as it evolves, so please stay tuned for more details.

Can I still book a meeting room?

Meeting rooms will remain closed until further notice. You cannot reserve a room to use between now and April 16; however, if you would like to reserve a room for after April 15, you may do so. We will reassess the situation in early April, so please stay tuned for more details.

Can I still drop off donations to the library?

No, we are not accepting donations at this time.

How can I get updates about the library’s operations?

Check this page for updates and follow us on our social media pages.