COVID and Using the Library

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The Library is here for you this Fall Quarter! We are following the College guidelines on the Kalamazoo College COVID-19 Information website.

Masks and Distancing

Masks (covering nose and mouth) are required in the Library building.

Remember to socially distance while you are in the Library building, especially on stairways, the elevator, and in seating areas. Six foot distances are marked at service points like the Circulation Desk.

Food and Drink

Enjoy food and drink in the Book Club Café or outside.

Food and drink are not allowed in other parts of the Upjohn Library Commons building.

Study Space

Classrooms are not available for checkout for study on evenings and weekends.

However, study rooms are available on a first come, first served basis on the second and third floors. There is also seating for study and at computers throughout the first, second, and third floors.

Wash Up

Wash your hands!

Please use hand sanitizer and disinfect surfaces.