South Plainfield Public Library Limited In-Person Service

SCHEDULE CHANGE: As of December 1, 2020 the library will be open to the public 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM Monday thru Friday, and Saturday 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM.

  1. Use of library computers: Patrons are limited to a single one-hour computer session per day. Computers will be assigned and staff will remotely log users on. Staff will only be able to provide remote assistance with computers - no personal instruction will be available. The library will provide users a pair of disposable gloves to be worn while using library computers. The library will also provide disinfecting wipes to be used to wipe down the area prior to use (please do not use wipes on our computer screens). A maximum of 6 computers can be in use at one time. IF space is available, walk-in appointments MAY be permitted, but appointments are preferred.
  2. Copy, fax & notary service: Notary services will be held by appointment only - no walk in service. The library will provide users a pair of disposable gloves to be worn while using the public copier. We request that patrons limit these activities to no more than 30 minutes. Copiers will be wiped down after each use.
  3. Patrons may come in to browse the collection and checkout materials. Only one person will be allowed in an aisle to browse at a time. There will be no tables/chairs for public use. We request that patrons limit their browsing/checkout time to no more than 45 minutes. Please note that staff will NOT be permitted to handle money, so please be prepared to use a credit card to pay all fines, printing fees, faxing fees, notary services, etc. at our self checkout machines.