Library services and COVID-19


What to expect for Fall 2021

updated June 10th, 2021

The Library plans to be open for Fall 2021 for students, faculty, and staff. More details will be shared over the summer as planning continues.

Updated Library summer open hours

updated June 8th, 2021

The Library is open Monday – Thursday 1pm-5pm for students, faculty, and staff. We are closed to alumni and members of the public.

Need a book? The library lobby is open during the summer for holdshelf pickups for students, faculty, and staff. Learn about requesting materials for pickup. Summer 2021 Library Lobby hours:

  • Reed students: Swipe access 9am-5pm, Monday-Friday.
  • Reed Faculty and Staff: Swipe access 24 hours/day, 7 days/week.

Have a question? Chat with a librarian (Monday-Friday, 10am-4pm) or send us a note anytime!

Documenting COVID-19

Reed College Special Collections and Archives is documenting the experiences and community response of Reed College students, staff, faculty and members of the campus community during the COVID-19 pandemic. We invite you to share your stories, photos, videos and other documents.

Learn more and contribute to the archive.

More Reed Resources

Reed’s Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Prevention & Response

Remote Teaching & Learning from Computing and Information Services