Alkington Parish Council

Serving the people of Alkington

Berkeley Community Library reopening

Message from Berkeley Community Library

We are reopening with a reduced library service commencing Tuesday August 18th 2020

Opening time Tuesdays 10am -12noon and 2pm – 4pm

  • You will be able to reserve and collect books from the library using

Click and Collect or Off the Shelf Services. For these, you will need your Library card, PIN, and access to the internet. See the Gloucestershire Libraries Website for further details:

  • We will also be offering a Call and Collect telephone service, (phone during open hours or leave answer phone message 01453 810520) a Written Request paper service, (for all these services please include your name, phone number and Library Card Number, you will receive a call when your books are ready to collect)

and a direct While You Wait request service.

  • Regrettably there will be No Access into the library for shelf browsing, public computers or other usual hands-on services.
  • We will be observing a one-person at the doorway system with distanced queuing outside. Wearing of masks is requested, for library staff/volunteers' protection.
  • Book Returns will be via our large letter-box only. All returns will be quarantined for 72 hours upon return, before they can be released for re-issue.

Other safety measures in place will include staff hygiene and minimal stock handling.

  • Please be patient with staff/volunteers while we manage under these difficult circumstances.

Posted: Mon, 10 Aug 2020 12:34 by Anita Sach

Tags: Library