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Check back to this page for updates on how Bell Library's services and polices are changing in response to Covid-19.

Update: Library Closure

In support of the County's Stay at Home Order, the Bell Library will be closed to walk-in traffic at 5pm, March 26th.  Access to all of the library’s digital resources (24/7) and online research support (Mon.-Thurs. 8am - 8pm; Fri. 8am - 5pm; and Sun. 12pm - 6pm) will continue uninterrupted. In addition, interlibrary loan of e-resources will continue. Please continue to check this Guide for the most up to date information about library resources and services. For more information, please call 361.825.2643.

Update: Print Interlibrary Loan Suspended

Physical Interlibrary Loan will be suspended March 24, 2020. Due to long delays and the unavailability of physical items during the COVID-19 pandemic, we are temporarily suspending Interlibrary Loan of print materials. Requests for E-Books and digital materials can still be made. If you need assistance finding additional sources, please contact our Ask Us Desk.

Last Updated

This guide was last updated March 26, 2020. 


Please check back to this page to stay up to date on the changes in services and policies at Bell Library for the duration of the evolving Covid-19 situation. 

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