Main Library Opening Hours

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Main Library Opening Hours
Main Library Opening Hours

Please be advised of the Library Opening Hours, with effect, Monday, 05 October 2020:

* A MAXIMUM OF 200 PEOPLE WILL BE ALLOWED INTO THE MAIN LIBRARY DURING THE OPENING HOURS

Protocols:

  • Security protocols at the entrance to the Library (Student card; letter of  invite, completion of quarantine certificate, temperature check)
  • Use hand sanitisers as provided when entering.
  • Face masks to be worn at all times
  • Maintain a 2metre distance between people.
  • Use of designated/demarcated spaces in the Library
  • Wash hands regularly.
  • Protective screens have been installed at all service counters.
  • Discussion/seminar rooms will not be available.
  • Please wipe your desk with sanitiser when you leave
  • Please wipe your computer keyboard with sanitiser when you leave.
  • No browsing is permitted
  • The computer labs in the Library are available for use. (Limited spaces due to social distancing)

  Return or issue of books

  • No browsing is permitted. If a book is needed, ask a staff member at the faculty hub to retrieve it for you. (Shelves are cordoned off)
  • Use the self-checkout machine where possible to issue books.
  • The surface of the Circulation desk will be sanitised after each transaction.
  • When returning books, please make use of the drop box at the entrance to the Library.
  • All returned books will be placed in the UV Box for disinfection. 

Please note that the Virtual Services will still continue as usual:

Faculty Librarian & Research Support

Opening Hours

 

 

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