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CORONAVIRUS UPDATE FROM MIDDLETOWN TOWNSHIP PUBLIC LIBRARY

Your health is our concern. Just like all of you, we are monitoring the status and potential risk of the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) and we would like to share with you what we’re doing to protect your health and safety.

Important Notice: As a preventative measure, the Middletown Township Committee has restricted public access to Township buildings and cancelled all activities through Sunday, April 19th as a precaution against the spread of the Coronavirus (Covid-19). The Library is included in this closure, but will automatically renew all checked out materials until May 1st. Our book drops are currently closed to the public and we are not accepting donations at this time.

The director is in communication with the township and state officials and will follow guidelines as they become available.

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IMPORTANT:

If you are feeling unwell, we are encouraging staff and patrons to stay at home and rest.
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How is Middletown Township Public Library taking precautions?

  1. The entire library is cleaned thoroughly every day, and our cleaners will also take extra care while wiping down door handles, touchscreens, table and countertops, keyboards, and other public surfaces.
  2. Hand-sanitizing stations are accessible throughout the building.
  3. We are adjusting seating to encourage social distancing.
  4. Flyers are being displayed throughout the building from the Center of Disease Control on techniques to help prevent the spread of germs.
  5. Staff is staying informed and cooperating with all federal, state, and town directives regarding public safety.

How can I access library resources from home?

If you’re unable to visit Middletown Township Public Library for any reason, we’d like to remind you of all the great resources that you can access from the comfort of home. You can access all of these services for free by signing up with your Middletown Township Library card.

As always, our reference staff can answer research questions or help you access resources from home. Please call the reference desk at 732-671-3700, x320.

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