Updates Regarding COVID-19 | Newberry

Updates Regarding COVID-19

Updated August 14, 2020, 10:20 am

Starting Tuesday, August 25, our reading rooms will reopen to researchers by appointment. Learn about making an appointment. The exhibition galleries will open on Friday, August 28. Appointments aren’t required, but you’ll have to sign in with our staff in the lobby when you arrive so we can limit entry into the galleries and ensure social distancing. Learn more about visiting our exhibitions.

With your health and safety top of mind, we’ve changed some policies based on guidelines from public health officials. Please help us maintain a safe learning environment by:

  • Wearing a face mask at all times
  • Keeping a distance of at least six feet from others
  • Staying home if you are sick or have been in contact with someone who is sick

There remain plenty of ways to engage with us remotely. You can: