Book and AV return boxes were reopened on Wednesday, May 20.
- As recommended by the Ohio Library Council, all returned materials will be quarantined for 4 days before being checked in, sanitized, and put away.
- If the return boxes are full, please do not leave your items. Any items left outside of the return boxes or outside the library building may get damaged.
- All returned materials during the pandemic will not accrue fines, even if returned late.
Curbside Pickup begins Monday, June 1.
While all in-person Library programming has been canceled through August, Virtual Programming will begin soon, including an all-ages Summer Reading and Activity Challenge.
Please remember that we have many wonderful resources and services you can use online:
- Digital books, movies, and music, available 24-hours a day from OverDrive, Libby, and Hoopla
- Research Databases such as Ancestry.com, Lynda.com, and Transparent Languages
- Suggestions for reading, listening, and viewing; tech help; and reference questions by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org, calling (330) 652-1704, and soon-to-come chat at www.mcklib.org
Everyone has a role to play in reducing the spread of COVID-19 and staying healthy. Please stay home if you are exhibiting signs of the flu or if you are not feeling well.
To stay healthy, the CDC and other health agencies recommend:
- Washing your hands frequently. Wash you hands for 20 seconds or more with soapy water. Use an alcohol-based hand sanitizer if soap and water are not available.
- Avoid touching your eyes, nose, or mouth with unwashed hands.
- Stay home and away from others if you are sick.
- Clean and disinfect objects and surfaces frequently.
- Cover your mouth/nose with a tissue or sleeve when coughing or sneezing.
Trusted Information Sources
Sharing accurate information from trusted sources is critical to reduce misinformation. Find reliable and current information about the outbreak from local and national agencies below.
Ohio Department of Health
The Ohio Department of Health maintains a website with the up-to-date information on the outbreak, current risk to the public, and links to helpful resources. https://odh.ohio.gov/wps/portal/gov/odh/know-our-programs/Novel-Coronavirus
ODH has also set up a call center to address questions regarding COVID-19. It is open seven days a week from 9 a.m.-8 p.m. and can be reached at 1-833-4-ASK-ODH (1-833-427-5634).
Centers for Disease Control
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control (CDC) has set up a website with a range of information about the current risk to the public, symptoms to watch for, prevention, testing, and advice for schools, communities and businesses. https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html
The situation with the Coronavirus (COVID-19) is evolving daily. We will keep you informed of any changes to our scheduled events.