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How We Keep You Safe

Face mask. Stop the spread of COVID-19! Facial covering - please wear yours! Keep yourself and others safe! PHYSICAL DISTANCING - Face masks, plexiglass shields, social distancing signs! It's a whole new look for us, but we’re back and here for you! NIH Patient Library staff are providing our same great customer service and hospitality in a COVID-19 safe manner! Call ahead if you have any questions - 301-451-7603
For everyone's health and safety, please keep your physical distance. Physical Distancing meand 6 feet apart HAND HYGIENE & SURFACE CLEANING – NIH Patient Library staff has instituted a rigorous regimen of hand hygiene and contact surface cleaning. Twice daily plus surface cleaning in keeping with Clinical Center precautions. Continual hand hygiene practices to stop the spread! When it's time to open for in-library browsing and patron service, we will keep you safe!
Quarantining materials. Illustration depicting a disinfecting spray bottle being sprayed QUARANTINING MATERIALS - The NIH Patient Library staff will be quarantining all circulating materials (books, movies, equipment) before returning items to the shelves for check out.

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This page last updated on 07/06/2022

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