Wyoming Area Giese Memorial Library

Wyoming Area Giese Memorial Library is now offering computer appointments, browsing appointments and contact free curbside pick up for holds. Limited meeting room space is available.

Please Note:

If you’ve experienced any symptoms of COVID-19 in the 14 days before any library  appointment, please call back to cancel or reschedule. Symptoms include:

  • Fever (100.4° F or higher), or feeling feverish
  • A new sore throat
  • Chills
  • New muscle aches
  • A new cough
  • New headache
  • Shortness of breath
  • New loss of smell or taste

Browsing Appointments

These appointments will grant those who sign up entry into the library to browse the collection, pick up holds and check out materials. Express computer use is limited to the duration of the appointment (15 minutes) and will be assigned on a first come basis. When you arrive for your appointment, please use the main entrance of the library and maintain at least six feet of distance from others.  Schedule your browsing appointment online or . you can call to schedule an appointment at(651) 462-9001. Phone services are normally available Monday – Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

When you arrive for your appointment, maintain at least six feet of social distance from others and check in at the front desk.

About:

  • Per East Central Regional Library’s Social Distancing Policy all those entering the building will need to wear a face covering. Masks will be available if you need one.
  • The environment in the library has been modified
    • A sneeze guard has been placed on the service desk
    • Hand sanitizing stations are available
    • Seating has been reduced
    • Children’s play areas/equipment will not be available
    • All staff will be wearing a mask
  • Please limit the duration of your visit
  • Please visit in groups of two or less
  • Maximum occupancy will be posted at the entrance and must be observed
  • Children under age 10 and under must be accompanied by a responsible adult

Appointments for browsing  will be available:

Monday — 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m

Wednesday — 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. & 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Friday — 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m

Saturday — 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m  Family browsing encouraged!

 

Curbside Pick Up

Procedure:

Step One: Place a hold

  • Place items on hold in our online catalog, by calling us, (651) 462-9001, Monday thru Friday between 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Step Two: Schedule a pick-up

  • You will be notified when your holds are available to pick up
  • Schedule your appointment online or library staff will call you to schedule your pick up.

Step Three: Pick up your holds

  • The pickup process is designed to be contact free
  • Show up at the appointed time, park in the designated spot, and staff will bring your materials to your vehicle.  If you have items to return, place them in the materials return.

Curbside Schedule (appointment required):

Monday- 9 a.m.- 3 p.m.
Wednesday – 3 p.m.- 8 p.m.
Friday-  9 a.m.- 3 p.m.

Returning Materials:

The materials return is now open and will remain open all the time. We do ask that if you have items that will not fit in the book return, kits, oversized books or otherwise, please return those items during curbside hours.

Computers by Appointment

You can call to schedule an appointment at (651) 462-9001 Monday – Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. or you can schedule your  computer appointment online. 

When you arrive for your appointment, maintain at least six feet of social distance from others and check in at the circulation desk.

About the Appointment:

  • Please refrain from browsing the bookshelves, books, or any other physical resources.
  • A restroom will be available for you to use.
  • You will be able to print. We request that you bring exact change if possible.
  • Computer appointments are for one hour and cannot be extended.
  • For your safety and ours, library staff will not approach your computer to provide assistance.
  • Per East Central Regional Library’s Social Distancing Policy all those entering the building will need to wear a face covering. Masks will be available if you need one. 

Appointments for computers by appointment will be available:

Tuesday – 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m
Thursday- 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m

Express computer use is available during browsing appointments on a first come basis.

We’re looking forwarding to seeing you for your appointment!

Location:

26855 Forest Blvd.
P.O. Box 39
Wyoming, MN 55092

Phone: (651) 462-9001

Fax: (651) 462-6634

 

Meeting space available.

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