Mora Public Library

Mora Public Library will begin offering browsing and computer appointments, in addition to curbside services on Monday, July 13th.

Computers by Appointment

These appointments are for those who wish to access a library computer. You can schedule your computer appointment online or you can call to schedule an appointment at (320) 679-2642. Phone services are normally available  Monday – Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

When you arrive for your appointment, wait at the main entrance of the library and maintain at least six feet of social distance from others. At your scheduled time, a staff person will meet you to let you into the building.

About the Appointment:

  • 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. 

If you’ve experienced any symptoms of COVID-19 in the 14 days before your 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

Appointments for computers by appointment will be available: *Effective Monday, July 13th

Tuesday  12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Thursday 12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

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

 

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. When you arrive for your appointment, wait at the front entrance of the library and maintain at least six feet of social distance from others. At your scheduled time, a staff person will meet you to let you into the building. You can schedule your browsing appointment online or  you can call to schedule an appointment at (320) 679-2642. Phone services are normally available Monday – Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

When you arrive for your appointment, wait at the main entrance of the library and maintain at least six feet of social distance from others. At your scheduled time, a staff person will meet you to let you into the building.

About:

  • An appointment is necessary to use a computer (see above)
  • 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: *Effective Monday, July 13th

Tuesday  12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Thursday 12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Curbside Pick Up

Procedure:

Step One: Place a hold

  • Place items on hold in our online catalog or by calling us (phone numbers listed below) Monday thru Friday between 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Step Two: Schedule a pick up

    • When your holds are ready you will be notified
    • Call Monday thru Friday between 9am and 3pm to schedule an appointment
    • OR schedule an appointment online  *This is a new service and not available in all locations yet

Mora Chair

 

Step Three: Pick up your holds

  • Arrive at your appointment time
  • Your materials will be brought to a chair (see photo) just outside the main door.
  • *If mobility is an issue please call so alternative arrangements can be made or note this in the special requests field as you schedule online
  • *If you are unable to pick-up your materials during these scheduled times, we may be able to set up an appointment while staff is in the building. Please call (320) 679-2642 and ask the staff member to send your contact information to Katherine. When available, Katherine will contact you to make an appointment. 

Curbside Schedule:*Effective Monday, July 13th

Monday – 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Wednesday – 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Friday – 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Returning Materials:

The Book Return is available anytime. We do ask that if you have items that will not fit in the book return (i.e. kits, oversized books or otherwise), that you please return those items during curbside hours to the bin, located along the wall (see photo).Mora Large Item return

Location:

200 Maple Ave. W.
Mora, MN 55051

Phone: (320) 679-2642

 

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