The FAQs (below) about how Library Services will be impacted are updated regularly. You can email firstname.lastname@example.org with questions and we will get back to you as soon as possible. Winthrop students, faculty, and staff may still access the library's electronic resources (such as ebooks and databases) while we are closed but Librarians ARE AVAILABLE through chat, email, and virtual appointments. Click on the tabs at the top of the page for more information about remote access, library contact information, and campus contact information.
For more information about Winthrop University's COVID-19 Response, see the Emergency Information Regarding 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19). For more information about the status of the COVID-19 Novel Coronavirus in the United States, see the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's COVID-19 update page.
Library COVID-19 FAQs (updated March 23, 2020)
Is the Library going to be open while face-to-face classes have been canceled?
What services will the library be offering during the remote instruction period?
Can students still check out books?
Can students still check out textbooks?
Can students check out laptops?
Is Interlibrary Loan and PASCAL Delivers still available?
Ways to Contact Librarians:
You can find the chat link on the right side of the any Dacus Library page.
Book-a-Librarian Appointments: The Book-a-Librarian service offered through Dacus Library is for students, faculty, or staff who need one-on-one assistance with research and will be available throughout the mandatory online learning period. Click here for instructions about how to use our virtual Book-a-Librarian appointments and click here to make an appointment.