Library Curbside Pickup Service Now Available

by Van Pelt and Opie Library

Effective immediately, the Van Pelt and Opie Library will offer curbside pickup of library and Interlibrary Loan books for faculty, staff, students, and Library Courtesy Card holders. Requests received before 2 p.m. will be available for pickup until 5 p.m. the same day.

Pickup times are 10 a.m. to noon and 1 to 5 p.m. Monday-Friday, in the circle drive next to the library. Library staff will bring the bagged library materials to patrons curbside. Patrons do not need to leave their vehicles. A valid HuskyCard or Library Courtesy Card must be shown.

To request curbside pickup:

  1. Faculty, staff and students may use the Interlibrary Loan/Document Delivery request option in the item record, requesting through their ILL account. Staff will process these requests and email patrons when items are ready.
  2. All patrons may call the Circulation Desk at 7-2508 to request items for checkout. Staff will retrieve items and email/call patrons when they are ready for pickup.

Patrons may call the Circulation Desk when they get to the library circle drive and are ready to pick up their item(s) at 7-2508.