Library Services Change

Library Services Change

Wednesday, June 24, 2020

Through Monday August 3rd, the following reduced physical services and access to the Library areas in Curry Hall and the PLC will remain in effect.

PLC Reserve Room / Hold Shelf: CLOSED, access upon request. Please email the library staff to request these materials.

Curry Library: The general stacks will remain open 24/7 with keycard access to our patrons. For any book you wish to check out, please either write down the barcode of the book in the red binder near the self-checkout machine, or take a photo of the book's library barcode and e-mail it to Peter.

Virtual Assistance: The library staff is available to provide virtual research assistance to faculty, staff and students via Zoom. Please visit our scheduling website to sign up for a research assistance time slot. Please give our staff at least a two hour notice in order to schedule your appointment and send a virtual meeting link. If you need immediate assistance please send your request by email. 

Faculty: The library staff is available to present one-shot virtual library instruction sessions to your classes. Please email Peter Johnson to request a session. 

WJC College Archives: The archives remain closed until further notice.

If you have any questions or concerns please contact Peter Johnson at johnsonp@william.jewell.edu or 816-415-5062.

PLEASE CONTINUE TO CHECK FOR UPDATES ON THE LIBRARY'S RESPONSE TO COVID-19 WEBPAGE LINKED AT THE TOP OF THIS SITE.


On August 3rd

PLC Reserve Room: CLOSED, access upon request. Please email the library staff to request these materials.

Curry Library / Hold shelf: The general stacks will remain OPEN 24/7 with keycard access to our patrons. For any book you wish to check out, please either write down the barcode of the book in the red binder near the self-checkout machine, or take a photo of the book's library barcode and e-mail it to Peter. The holdshelf and course reserves will temporarily move to the old hold shelf location in the Curry Stacks near the book return bin. 

MOBIUS:
 The ability to request MOBIUS books from other institutions should resume in the coming month, a date has not yet been set. Once MOBIUS borrowing and lending resumes, all incoming books will be processed and added to the holdshelf in Curry on Monday mornings. 

Virtual Assistance: The library staff is available to provide virtual research assistance to faculty, staff and students via Zoom. Please visit our scheduling website to sign up for a research assistance time slot. Please give our staff at least a two hour notice in order to schedule your appointment and send a virtual meeting link. If you need immediate assistance please send your request by email. 

Faculty: The library staff is available to present one-shot virtual library instruction sessions to your classes. Please email Peter Johnson to request a session. 

WJC College Archives: The archives remain closed until further notice.

If you have any questions or concerns please contact Peter Johnson at johnsonp@william.jewell.edu or 816-415-5062.

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