ŠIAULIAI COUNTY POVILAS VIŠINSKIS PUBLIC LIBRARY TEMPORARY BOOK LENDING RULES DURING QUARANTINE

LIBRARY WORK HOURS
Monday to Friday – from 10:00 to 19:00 / Sundays – from 10:00 to 17:00.

BOOK ORDERS
Ordering books (no more than 5 units) during quarantine is only available remotely:
via electronic LIBIS catalogue http://katalogas.savb.lt/
e-mail: abonemen@savb.lt, vaikuskyrius@savb.lt
phone:
Lending dept. (8 41) 52 37 45, (8 41) 37 17 22
Art and music reading-room (8 41) 37 12 26
Children and youth literature dept. (8 41) 52 37 59
Ethnography dept. (8 41) 37 17 37

BOOK LENDING
Books that are reserved are handed to patrons only in special library lending points: next to the entrance of Children and youth literature dept. and central entrance of the library.

Before coming to the library to receive the orders one has to contact the contact numbers and make sure the order is ready to be retrieved:

Lending dept. (8 41) 52 37 45, (8 41) 37 17 22
Art and music reading-room (8 41) 37 12 26
Children and youth literature dept. (8 41) 52 37 59
Ethnography dept. (8 41) 37 17 37

RETURNING THE BOOKS
The books are returned only to the return-machines located at the entrances to the library and at the Children and youth literature dept.

SAFETY PRECAUTIONS
When arriving to the library to retrieve your orders one has to follow all safety precautions.
We recommend arriving in parties not larger than two people except for cases where services are used by all members of a family.
No more than two patrons are allowed in the library at the same time. Only individuals wearing face protection are allowed in the facilities. Wearing gloves is also highly recommended.
You will find disinfectant at the book lending points.
Those waiting in queue at the lending points have to keep a safe distance of no less than 2 meters according in line with special markings.
Patrons who do not abide by the set rules and safety requirements will not be serviced.

It is not recommended for individuals who belong to risk groups (older than 60 years old and individuals with chronic diseases) and individuals who have symptoms of airway infection (fever, cold, cough, trouble breathing, throat ache, sneeze, teary eyes, etc.) to visit the library. Their ordered books can be retrieved by other individuals with their readers card.

Returned book will be quarantines in special facilities for no less than 72 hours.
Library facilities and touched surfaces (door knobs, self-service machine) will be periodically and thoroughly disinfected.

The service rules can chance in accordance to Government decisions, official recommendations.
Follow the information.
Please let’s keep each other safe, be patient and understanding. You are always welcome here.