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Library Reopening: Important Information

Guidelines and protocols for the reopening of PCC Library (Everett Building).

Building Access Basics

Entrance & Exit Points

  • The designated entry points for the Everett building are located in the BACK or REAR of the building.
  • Those who are able, are to use the front doors (facing HWY 11) to exit the building.

Building Occupation Limits

  • Due to restrictions on the number of people allowed in the building at any given time, Library facilities are open to PCC students, faculty, and staff ONLY at this time.

PCC ID & Masks Required

  • Visitors to the Library will need to present a valid PCC ID upon entering the building. 
  • Face masks that cover the nose and mouth are required whenever you are in the building.

No Food or Drink

  • Because of the requirement for face masks, you will not be able to consume food or drink while in the building.

Safety Protocols

For your safety and the safety of library staff, all visitors to the Library will be asked to adhere to the following protocols:

  • A mask or face covering that covers the nose and mouth is required and must be worn in all public areas of the Library.

  • Library patrons will be asked to maintain social distancing while in the facility. 

  • To ensure social distancing, the maximum capacity of the Library will be limited to 30 people. If the Library is at maximum capacity, you will be asked to wait outside until a space becomes available. As conditions improve, the maximum occupancy will increase. 

  • Library patrons will enter and exit the building using designated entrance and exit points. Signage will be posted to direct patrons appropriately. 

  • Any individual who is experiencing symptoms of COVID-19, per CDC Guidelines should not come to the Library. The current list of symptoms includes:

    • fever or chills
    • cough
    • shortness of breath
    • fatigue
    • muscle/body aches
    • sore throat and/or loss of smell
  • Individuals coming to Library are asked to employ increased hand hygiene practices:

    • Wash hands frequently for at least 20 seconds with soap and water.

    • Use the hand sanitizer stations that have been placed at the Library entrance and exit.