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Musselman Library Services and Resources Fall 2020: Fall 2020 Updates

Updated Building Hours

Musselman Library Hours for Fall 2020 (starting Monday, September 14):

  • Monday-Thursday, 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
  • Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • Saturday, 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • Sunday, 1:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Note: Use your College ID to swipe into the doors on the west (Stine Lake) side of the building to gain entrance to the building.


Updated 9/15/2020 

Better Together - Do Your Part

In order to create a safer environment for all, please do your part by practicing the following:

  • Wear a mask while in the library
  • Maintain 6 feet of physical distance between you and others
  • Please refrain from moving furniture
  • Stay to the right when using the stairwell and refrain from having conversations in the stairwell
  • Only one rider in the elevator at a time
  • No meals inside the library - small snacks and drinks are okay

Safety Measures

In an effort to support physical distancing and limit the spread of COVID-19, Musselman Library has implemented the following measures:

  • Removed excess furniture to reduce density
  • Arranged furniture to increase distance between seats - Please do not move furniture
  • Added hand-sanitizing stations on every level of the library 
  • Added carts with cleaning supplies throughout the library
  • Increased regularly scheduled cleanings of the library, focusing on high touch areas

Changes to Available Technology

  • Lab computers have been removed to minimize high-touch areas
  • Printers have been relocated to Glatfelter Hall (ground floor) - there are NO public printers in the library
  • Complimentary ear buds are available at the Check Out Desk (while supplies last)
  • Charging lockers are available on the north side of the Main Level near the Browsing Room
  • Omni power banks are available at the Check Out Desk (charging cords not available - please bring your own)
  • Scanners and microfilm machines are all on the Main Level

Borrowing Library Materials

In order to minimize contact, Musselman Library is encouraging all patrons to utilize the Musselman-To-Go service. Follow the instructions below, or watch our Muss-To-Go tutorial video

  1. Find the book or DVD you need in MUSCAT Plus.
  2. Sign into your library account.
  3. Click "Get physical item."
  4. Wait for an email saying your materials are ready for pickup.
  5. Go to the Muss-To-Go shelf on the Main Level to grab your materials. They're already checked out and ready to go!

NOTE:  For students, most books will have a due date of Dec. 11, 2020.  Books from the Browsing Room check out for 28 days, and  DVDs check out for 7 days.

For more information on accessing library materials, visit the Access to Library Resources page.

To learn how to return library materials, visit our Returning Borrowed Library Materials page

Updated 9/15/2020.

Online Research Services

Friendly library staff will still be available to help with research questions.

Ways to Get Research Help:


Online Research Help Hours:

  • Sunday - Thursday, 6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. ET
  • Monday - Thursday, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. ET
  • Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. ET