Ball State University Libraries (Bracken and branch libraries) will reopen in phases, culminating in full, on-site support for returning students and faculty at the beginning of Fall 2020.

University Libraries will operate in accordance with University safety directives while also continuing to serve campus needs and provide access to information.

The following document details University Libraries’ plans to resume operations, including:

  • on-site safety protocols, including physical distancing
  • the promotion of curbside and remote services to reduce face-to-face interaction
  • limited Summer hours and visitor restrictions
  • a return to regular hours on August 16