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PHASE 2 COVID OPERATING GUIDELINES in Effect 24 August - 31 December 2020

by M. Maslowski on 2020-08-19T12:28:00-04:00 | Comments

Library Operations Update

MASKS REQUIRED TO BE WORN AT ALL TIMES, NO EXCEPTIONS

All COVID safety measures remain in effect for Phase 2

Masks & social distancing required, personnel limits on entry

 

 


Academic Year Hours

 

NEW HOURS FOR BOTH LIBRARIES

EFFECTIVE 31 AUGUST - 31 DECEMBER 2020

Monday: 0730-2000

Tuesday: 0730-1800

Wednesday: 0730-1800

Thursday: 0730-2000

Friday: 0730-1800

Saturday & Sunday: 1000-1800

Closed Federal Holidays
 

Phase 2: Effective Until 31 December 2020

 

Marine Corps Research Library

  • Open to DoD Active duty, Reserves, and Marine Corps University students, faculty, and staff only.
  • MASKS ARE REQUIRED TO BE WORN AT ALL TIMES. THOSE WHO REFUSE TO COMPLY WILL BE ASKED TO LEAVE.
  • Patron limit: 50 persons at a time.
  • Computer workstations: Open to DoD Active duty, Reserves, and Marine Corps University students, faculty, and staff only.
    • 21 computer workstations and 1 scanning station available.
    • 1 hour time limit on computer workstations if other patrons are waiting. Must present CAC and register at Circulation Desk.
  • Open study spaces: No time limit. Please practice social distancing and wear masks.
  • Private study/meeting rooms: Not available.
  • Second deck: Off limits to patrons.
    • To borrow items from second deck, please fill out a request slip at the catalog kiosk or Circulation Desk, and a staff member will retrieve the items requested.
    • You can also place a hold online through your account.
  • New student accounts: New students must register for accounts online in MCU Moodle. if MCU Moodle is not available to you, please contact mcu_grc_virtual@usmcu.edu for more information.
  • All other new accounts: Non-student patrons can register for new accounts at the Circulation Desk. If you prefer to register online, please contact mcu_grc_virtual@usmcu.edu for more information.

 

Quantico Base Library

  • Open to all patrons, including DoD/NAF Civilians, Retirees and family, and non-MCU-affiliated Contractors.
  • MASKS ARE REQUIRED TO BE WORN AT ALL TIMES. THOSE WHO REFUSE TO COMPLY WILL BE ASKED TO LEAVE.
  • Patron limit: 10 persons at a time.
  • Patron time limit: 1 hour.
  • Computer workstations
    • Social-distancing compliant computer workstations and a scanning workstation will be installed NLT 24 August 2020.
    • Users must present valid DoD ID and register for a workstation assignment at the Circulation Desk.
    • 1 hour time limit on computer use.
    • 3 computer workstations and 1 scanning station available.
  • Onsite programming, activities or events: None.
  • Second deck: Off limits to patrons.
    • To borrow items from second deck, please fill out a request slip at the catalog kiosk or Circulation Desk and a staff member will retrieve the items requested.
    • You can also place a hold online through your account.
  • Curbside pickup: By request. If you require curbside pickup due to health concerns, please contact the Base Library at 703-784-4348.
  • New accounts: Patrons can register for new accounts at the Circulation Desk. If you prefer to register online, please contact mcu_grc_virtual@usmcu.edu for more information.

Thank You!

We understand our patrons visit the Libraries for different reasons, and are doing our best to continue to provide services while mitigating health risks to our patrons and staff.

We appreciate your cooperation in following our Phase 2 COVID operating guidelines.

Semper Fidelis,

The Library Staff

 

updated 14 September 2020


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