Libraries throughout Quebec to open research areas for college students


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College students should present their scholar ID card and put on a masks always. Whereas the library is providing workspaces and web entry, customers received’t have entry to its assortment.

As earlier than, the one option to borrow books and different paperwork from the Grande Bibliothèque or different public libraries is by reserving them prematurely and ready till you might be notified that the merchandise is prepared earlier than selecting it up.

Lagacé stated different public libraries are working as shortly as they will to arrange workspaces for college students. Whereas libraries should not obliged to supply them, a big quantity intend to take action, she stated. It’ll take every week or two for libraries to reorganize their areas and work schedules to allow them to provide the research areas.

Gabrielle Fontaine-Giroux, a spokesperson for the town of Montreal, didn’t reply Monday to a question from the Montreal Gazette on whether or not the town’s public libraries will provide the research areas, and if that’s the case, when they’ll open.

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