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Coronavirus Response

Access

The James P. Boyce Centennial Library operating hours are Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

  • Shield Cards are required for entry.
  • Access is limited to Boyce / SBTS students and employees vetted through the COVID re-entry program
  • Patrons should practice social distancing
  • Due to concerns about the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), only one patron will be allowed per study table.  
  • Patrons are required to wear a mask at all times.
  • Patrons may browse and pull books from the shelves when classes are not in-session in that area (see below).

Collection Area Classrooms

Several classes will meet in the Library during the semester. Designated classroom spaces are off-limits to patrons while classes are in-session. Weekly availability of these areas during Spring 2021 are as follows:

Reference Room (Main Floor - North Side Classroom)

  • Monday: 8:00 – 11:15, 2:30 – 5:00
  • Tuesday & Thursday: 4:00 – 5:00
  • Wednesday: 11:00 – 2:15, 4:00 – 5:00
  • Friday: 11:30 – 5:00

Serials & Periodicals (Main Floor - South Side Classroom)

  • Monday: 8:00 – 9:15, 2:30 – 5:00
  • Tuesday & Thursday: 8:00 – 9:15, 11:00 – 2:30, 4:00 – 5:00
  • Wednesday: 8:00 – 10:45, 4:00 – 5:00
  • Friday: 8:00 – 10:45, 2:30 – 5:00

Music Reference (Ground Floor Room 17, includes TEP Curriculum Lab) 

  • Monday: 8:00 – 5:00
  • Tuesday & Thursday: 8:00 – 11:00, 12:30 – 5:00
  • Wednesday: 8:00 – 12:30, 4:00 – 5:00
  • Friday: 11:30 – 12:30, 2:00 – 5:00

Group Study Rooms

Group Study Rooms are limited to single occupancy only on a first come first serve basis unless you are accompanied by a fellow household member or dorm family.

Study rooms need to be disinfected before and after use. Cleaning supplies will be provided.

Lounges

Lounges are closed to patrons until further notice.

Public Areas & Carrels

Study spaces are limited to one person per table unless you are accompanied by a fellow household member or dorm family.

Archives

Archives will allow limited occupancy.  To schedule an appointment, contact archives@sbts.edu via email or call (502) 897-4573.

Museum

The museum can be accessed by appointment only. Call our Archives & Special Collections department at (502) 897-4573 to set up an appointment.