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Phased Restoration of In-Building VisitsPhased Restoration of In-Building Visits<div class="ExternalClassBB9C2A2A2723418A9C70A2793B857B74"><p>Learn when and how your Phoenix Public Library location will be open to In-Building Visits.​<br></p><h3>Restoration of In-Building Visits will roll out in three separate library locations groupings on the dates below.​<br></h3><p></p><p>​All In-Building Visits will require a 45-minute reservation, face coverings and social distancing. </p><p></p><span style="text-decoration-style:solid;text-decoration-color:#ff0000;color:#ff0000;"><strong>​Beginning Friday, April 16 </strong></span>advance reservations can be made at select locations up to three (3) days prior via <a href="/" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer" data-auth="NotApplicable" data-linkindex="0">phoenixpubliclibrary.org</a> or through the Library's Call Center at 602-262-4636. <br><br><p><strong style="color:#ff0000;text-decoration-style:solid;text-decoration-color:#ff0000;">Beginning Monday, April 19</strong> drop-in customers may request a reservation at the door as available. Each facility's occupancy allowance will have a designated number dedicated to accommodating drop-in customers.​​​<br><br></p><h2>​Group 1 (Monday, April 19)</h2><ul><li><strong><a href="/locations/burton-barr">​Burton Barr Central Library</a></strong><br><em>1221 N. Central Ave., 85004​</em></li><li>​<strong><a href="/locations/agave">Agave Library</a></strong><br><em>23550 N. 36th Ave, 85310​</em><br></li><li><strong><a href="/locations/cesar-chavez">Cesar Chavez Library</a></strong><br><em>3635 W. Baseline Rd, 85339</em></li><li><em></em><strong><a href="/locations/cholla">Cholla Library</a></strong><br><em>10050 Metro Parkway E., 85051</em><br></li><li><strong>​<a href="/locations/desert-broom">Desert Broom Library​</a></strong><br><em>29710 N. Cave Creek Rd, 85331​</em></li><li><em></em><strong><a href="/locations/ironwood">Ironwood Library</a></strong><br><em>4333 E. Chandler Blvd, 85048​​​​</em></li><li><em></em><strong><a href="/locations/mesquite">Mesquite Library</a></strong><br><em>4525 E. Paradise Village Parkway N., 8503</em>2<br></li><li><strong><a href="/locations/palo-verde">Palo Verde Library</a></strong><br><em>4402 N. 51st Ave., 85031​</em><br></li></ul><div><br></div><h2>​Group 2 (Monday, May 3)<br></h2><ul><li><em></em><a href="/locations/desert-sage"><strong>Desert Sage</strong><strong> Library<br></strong><em>7602 W. Encanto</em> <em>Blvd, 85035​​​​</em></a></li><li>​<strong><a href="/locations/harmon">Harmon Library</a></strong><br><em>1325 S. 5th Ave, 85003</em><br></li><li><strong><a href="/locations/juniper">Juniper Library</a><br></strong><em>1825 W. Union Hills Dr., 85027​​​​</em></li><li><strong><a href="/locations/saguaro">Saguaro Library</a></strong><br><em>2808 N. 46th St., 85008​​​</em><br><br></li></ul><h2>Group 3 (Monday, May 17)<br></h2><p><ul><li><a href="/locations/acacia" style="font-weight:bold;">Acacia Library​</a><b><br></b><em>750 E. Townley Ave, 85020</em> ​</li><li><a href="/locations/century" style="font-weight:bold;">Century Library</a><b><br></b><em>1750 E. Highland Ave., 85016</em></li><li><a href="/locations/ocotillo" style="font-weight:bold;">Ocotillo Library & Workforce Literacy Center</a><b><br></b><em>102 W. Southern Ave., 85041​​</em></li><li><em></em><a href="/locations/yucca" style="font-weight:bold;">Yucca Library</a><b><br></b><em>5648 N. 15th Ave., 85015​</em></li></ul></p><div><i><br></i></div><h3>In-Building Visits Services To Be Provided</h3><div><br></div><div><strong>Monday through Saturday<br><br></strong></div><div><strong>9:30 a.m. to noon:</strong> <a href="/services/curbside-service">Curbside Service</a>​<br><br></div><div><strong>12:30 to 5:30 p.m.: </strong>In-Building Visits</div><div><ul><li>All In-Building Visits will require a 45-minute reservation. </li><li>In-Building Reservations will allow access to:</li><ul><li>Computer and Internet access</li><li>Collection browsing</li><li>Printing, scanning, and copier service</li><li>Laptop and hotspot lending</li><li>Self-service checkout kiosks</li><li>Signing up for or renewing <a href="/services/borrowing/library-cards">library cards</a><br><br></li></ul></ul><div>Updated April 7, 2021​</div></div><div><br></div><div><br></div></div>

 

 

 

 

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Health and Safety Measureshttps://www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/Lists/AddOnContent/DispForm.aspx?ID=88Health and Safety Measures88<div class="ExternalClass52FE4933418E42F3847FE40D93780A61"><p>The following measures were reviewed by the City’s Health Advisors and will be implemented at all Library locations. <br></p><ul><li>Wearing of face coverings and social distancing throughout each facility is required. </li><li>Contactless infrared temperature screening will be utilized as customers enter each building. </li><li>Signage, similar to the CDC facilities entrance survey, will be prominent advising customers that, “If you have experienced any of the following symptoms in the past 48 hours, please do not enter."</li><li>Health shields at all staff service desks and customer computer workstations have been installed. </li><li>Social distancing at tables and furniture required. </li><li>Cleaning of computer workstations will occur between each session with approved cleaning product. </li><li>Daily on-site custodial staff to disinfect frequently touched surfaces and restrooms throughout the day. </li><li>Abundant availability of disinfectant wipes, hand sanitizer, and disposable masks for customers. </li><li>Implementation of a temporary bag policy limiting one backpack per person. </li><li>MERV13 air filters will be utilized and fresh air intake volume has been increased.​​</li></ul><br></div>
Reservation Processhttps://www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/Lists/AddOnContent/DispForm.aspx?ID=90Reservation Process90<div class="ExternalClassDA5AC4EBA39F4B1B8677856D24477EC6"><p>​More information on making In-Building Visits reservations will become available three days before the restoration of In-Building Visits for Group #1.<br></p></div>
Future Phaseshttps://www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/Lists/AddOnContent/DispForm.aspx?ID=89Future Phases89<div class="ExternalClassA991947FA7AC4AEEA5F06D602F61757C"><p>​When Phoenix metrics indicate reduced or minimal spread benchmarks are met, all Phoenix Public Library locations will increase occupancy rate of the permitted public spaces occupancy levels for each location with outlined health and safety measures; ultimately returning to normal service hours and days of closure. <br></p></div>
A Note about Curbside Servicehttps://www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/Lists/AddOnContent/DispForm.aspx?ID=91A Note about Curbside Service91<div class="ExternalClass73C5462CCBAC4C75BE4029C77CBB2A93"><p>​Library locations groupings 2 & 3 will continue with the current <a href="/services/curbside-service">Curbside Service</a> and hours (Monday through Saturday from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. and Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m.) until they transition to also offering In-Building Visits.<br></p></div>