COVID-19 Confirmed Case for Library Patron Policy

COVID-19 Confirmed Case for Library Patron Policy

Communication

Library will assess schedule and time cards to determine which employees may have been exposed to the virus and need to take additional precautions:

  • If a patron is confirmed to have COVID-19, and presents possible exposure, the Director will inform employees while maintaining confidentiality as required by the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).
  • The Library will follow the Public Health Recommendations for Community-Related Exposure.
  • The Library will contact the Tompkins County Health Department.

Cleaning and Disinfecting

TCPL will follow Tompkins County guidelines for cleaning and disinfecting.

Approved by the Library Board of Trustees on February 23, 2021

Download a PDF of the COVID-19 Confirmed Case for Library Patron Policy