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Your Guide to Special Library Procedures During the Coronavirus Pandemic

In this challenging time, the GPTC Libraries are taking special precautions to protect students, staff, and the community. In this guide you will find resources, procedures, and useful forms to help you navigate our new in-person and online services .

Quick Info

The Basics: 

-The DeKalb and Newton Libraries will be admitting students by appointment only. See the "appointments" tab for appointment blocks and instructions. 

-Laptop checkouts are also by reservation/appointment. See the "Laptops" tab for appointment blocks and instructions. 

- Everyone entering the library is  required  to wear a mask/face covering to protect others. 

-Everyone entering the library is expected to physically distance from others by at least six feet whenever possible. 

- Group study rooms are not available for the duration of the Covid-19 pandemic.

- The stacks of all locations will be closed. Staff will be happy to retrieve books for you. 

- Newton Law Library area will be closed. Staff will be happy to retrieve any law books you may need. 


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