CULC/CBUC Toolkit on Recovery & Reimagined Public Library Services Post COVID-19




American Libraries. How to sanitize collections in a pandemic: Conservators weigh in on the mysteries of materials handling during COVID-19. Accessed May 12, 2020.

Association des bibliothécaires de France and al. BIBLIO – COVID. Site ressource pour accompagner le déconfinement en bibliothèque : Collection. Accessed May 19, 2020.

Bibliothèques et archives nationales du Québec. Balises entourant le nettoyage, la désinfection et la mise en quarantaine des documents – sources consultées. Accessed May 19, 2020.

Centre for Disease Control and Prevention. Cleaning and disinfecting your facility: Everyday steps, steps when someone is sick, and considerations for employers. Accessed May 12, 2020.

Demo Inc.: Checklist for Library Curbside Pickup Services.

Eastern Ontario Health Unit. Guidelines for Retailers Providing Curbside Pickup.

Federation of Ontario Public Libraries: Pick-Up and Delivery Services: Guidance for Public Libraries.

Government of Canada. Reduce the spread of COVID-19: Wash your hands. Accessed May 12, 2020.

Government of Canada. Non-medical masks and face coverings: About. Accessed May 12, 2020.

Government of Canada. Risk-informed decision-making guidelines for workplaces and businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic. Accessed May 12, 2020.

Government of Canada. Hard-surface disinfectants and hand sanitizers (COVID-19): List of disinfectants for use against COVID-19. Accessed May 12, 2020

International Federation of Library Associations. COVID-19 and the global library field. Accessed May 12, 2020.

International Federation of Library Associations. Now and next: What a post-COVID world may bring for libraries. Accessed May 12, 2020.

Institute of Museum & Library Services. Mitigating COVID-19 when managing paper-based, circulating, and other types of collections. Accessed May 12, 2020.

King County Library System. Business continuity plan: An all hazard emergency response plan for King County Library System. Accessed May 12, 2020.

Libraries Ireland. Handling physical materials in libraries during COVID-19. Accessed May 5, 2020.

Ministère de la culture. Aide pour la reprise d’activité et la réouverture au public des bibliothèques territoriales. Dispositions relatives aux collections des bibliothèques, pp 5-7. Accessed May 19, 2020.

Northeast Document Conservation Center (NEDCC). Disinfecting books and other materials. Accessed May 12, 2020.

Occupational Health and Safety Administration (United States Department of Labour). COVID-19 Guidance for Restaurants & Beverage Vendors Offering Takeout or Curbside Pickup

Sno-Isle Libraries, King County Library System, The Seattle Public Library, Timberland Library System, and Pierce County Library System, Tacoma Public Library, Everett Public Library. Materials handling during COVID-19. Accessed May 12, 2020.

Thill, John. A phased reopening plan for libraries as COVID 19 restrictions are lifted. Accessed May 12, 2020.

San Francisco Public Library. Long overdue: Eliminating fines on overdue materials to improve access to San Francisco Public Library. Accessed May 12, 2020.

Workplace Safety & Prevention Services (Ontario). Guidance on Health and Safety for Curbside Pickup and Delivery Services during COVID-19

World Health Organization. Getting your workplace ready for COVID-19. Accessed May 12, 2020.