North Adams Community Memorial Library

Library Reopening Plan

Below is our library's anticipated plan for reopening at normal hours with full, unrestricted capacity. There are still some dates of our phases to be determined, but we will continue to revise these plans as needed.

Keep checking our website for updates on the library's status, and COVID-19 Resources.

NORTH ADAMS COMMUNITY MEMORIAL LIBRARY

REOPENING PHASES

 LEVEL 6: VIRTUAL/ NO CONTACT

March 17-August 11

 -LIBRARY CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC
 -ONLINE PROGRAMS ONLY

-MELCAT PROCESSING GOES LIVE AUGUST 11

-NO OUTSIDE BOOK DONATIONS ACCEPTED AT THIS TIME

 

LEVEL 5: STAFF ONLY

Begins August 14

-BOOK DROP AVAILABLE FOR RETURNS

-MELCAT PROCESSING AVAILABLE

-ONLINE PROGRAMS ONLY

-NO OUTSIDE BOOK DONATIONS ACCEPTED AT THIS TIME

 

LEVEL 4: CURBSIDE PICKUP

Begins August 17

-CUBRSIDE SERVICES AVAILABLE

Mon. 3-6pm, Tues. &Wed. 3-7pm, Thur.& Fri. 3-5pm in the Library Parking Lot

 -REQUEST ITEMS ON THE WEBSITE, PHONE, OR EMAIL

Mon.-Fri. 12:00PM-3:00PM

 -MELCAT SERVICES AVAILABLE

 -LIBRARY REMAINS CLOSED TO PUBLIC ADMITTANCE
-ONLINE PROGRAMS ONLY

-NO BOOK DONATIONS ACCEPTED AT THIS TIME

 

 LEVEL 3: LIMITED OCCUPANCY (10 persons)

Begins September 14

-CUBRSIDE SERVICES REMAIN AVAILABLE

Mon. 3-6pm, Tues. &Wed. 3-7pm, Thur.& Fri. 3-5pm in the Library Parking Lot

 -LIBRARY REGULAR HOURS RESUME

Mon. 12-6, Tues. 12-7, Wed. 12-7, Thur. 12-5, Fri. 12-5

-MASKS REQUIRED, SOCIAL DISTANCING, ONE-WAY AISLES

 -SELF-CHECKOUT AVAILABLE
-30 MINUTE APPOINTMENT TIMES

-ONLINE PROGRAMS ONLY

 -HISTORY AND CHILDREN’S ROOMS REMAIN CLOSED

 -RESTROOMS CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC

LEVEL 2: SOCIAL DISTANCING (17 people at a time)

Begins October 19th

 -CUBRSIDE SERVICES REMAIN AVAILABLE

Mon. 3-6pm, Tues. &Wed. 3-7pm, Thur.& Fri. 3-5pm in the Library Parking Lot

 -LIBRARY REGULAR HOURS RESUME

Mon. 12-6, Tues. 12-7, Wed. 12-7, Thur. 12-5, Fri. 12-5

-MASKS REQUIRED, SOCIAL DISTANCING, ONE-WAY AISLES

 -SELF-CHECKOUT AVAILABLE

 -COPY, FAX, AND SCAN SERVICES AVAILABLE

 -PROCTORING AVAILABLE
-45 MINUTE LIMIT COMPUTER USAGE

 -LOCAL HISTORY ROOM OPEN, please social distance and limit to one household at a time

-CHILDREN'S ROOM REMAINS CLOSED FOR THE TIME BEING

 -RESTROOM OPEN TO THE PUBLIC DURING EVENTS

 -BOOK SALE OPEN

-BOOK DONATIONS ACCEPTED AT THIS TIME

 

LEVEL 1: NEW LIBRARY OFFICIALLY OPENS

TBD

-NEW LIBRARY OPENS WITH FULL SERVICES, NO RESTRICTIONS

 -ROOM RENTAL AVAILABLE

 -DRINKING FOUNTAINS AVAILABLE

 -BOOK DONATIONS ACCEPTED