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In-Building Visit Services Visit Services93<div class="ExternalClass402D44409EF74826AE565FA79279B6BA"><p>​In-Building Reservations​ will allow access to:<br></p><ul><li>Computer and Internet access</li><li>Collection browsing<br></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></div>
Health and Safety Measures 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><p>Face coverings required in all City of Phoenix facilities, regardless of vaccination status. ​<br></p></li><li><p>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."</p></li><li><p>Health shields at all staff service desks and customer computer workstations have been installed. </p></li><li><p>Social distancing at tables and furniture required. </p></li><li><p>Cleaning of computer workstations will occur between each session with approved cleaning product. </p></li><li><p>Daily on-site custodial staff to disinfect frequently touched surfaces and restrooms throughout the day. </p></li><li><p>Abundant availability of disinfectant wipes, hand sanitizer, and disposable masks for customers. </p></li><li><p>Implementation of a temporary bag policy limiting one backpack per person. </p></li><li><p>MERV13 air filters will be utilized and fresh air intake volume has been increased.​​</p></li></ul><br></div>
Future Phases 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>