Covid Protocols


Quick Info

Visit the Library:
Monday – Saturday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Tuesday & Thursday 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Sunday 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Hold Pickup:
Two ways to pick up items placed on hold through the library’s online catalog: Self-pickup inside the Sands Library Building and contactless walk-up pickup at the library’s back entrance, off Sylvia Beach Way. Contactless pickup hours:
Monday – Saturday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Tuesday & Thursday 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Sunday 1p.m. to 5 p.m.
Free WiFi:
Available anytime outside on Hinds Plaza.  Available in the building during opening hours.
Rental spaces are unavailable at this time.

If you need assistance, please call us at 609-924-9529, email us or connect via chat during opening hours.


Health & Safety

The health and safety of the public and our staff is our top priority.

Here is what we are doing:

  • Staff will wear masks at all times and maintain social distancing.
  • Plexiglass barriers have been installed at service areas.
  • Hand sanitizer stations have been placed throughout the library.
  • Frequent cleaning of the building, with extra care paid to high-touch surfaces.

Here is what you must do:

  • Visitors ages 2 and older will be required to wear a mask that covers their nose and mouth while in the building.
  • Children ages 12 and under must be under adult supervision at all times.
  • All food and drink must be consumed outside the building.