By: Erik Taylor

Covid 19 Curbside Collection: Milton Public Library

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Exciting news for Milton Public Library!

MPL is thrilled to announce that our contactless Curbside Collection service is available by appointment only, beginning Friday, June 5th on the following days and times:
Fridays: 10:00am – 8:00pm
Saturdays: 10:00am – 5:00pm
Sundays: 10:00am – 5:00pm

To ensure that the health and safety of all our staff and patrons remains our number one priority, only items from Main library will be available for holds, and all items will be loaned for a three-week period.

How to use MPL’s Curbside Collection service:
Place Your Holds and Choose Your Timeslot:
1.     Go to www.beinspired.ca to access our catalogue
2.     Log in to "My Account" using your library card number and PIN
3.     Select your items and click "Request It" to place a hold 
4.     Wait for email notification that your items are ready for pickup are ready for pick up and book your slot using the link in the email
5.     Follow the directions in the email to choose a scheduled pickup timeslot from available options
6.     Visit Main library at your designated time

When you arrive at Main, please observe the following instructions:
1.     Park your vehicle in one of the designated spots in the Curbside Collection area  
2.     Call or text to alert staff of your arrival (number will be provided in your confirmation email)
3.     Please pop the trunk of your vehicle, remotely if possible
4.     Ensure you are back in your vehicle before staff arrive
5.     Please do not approach staff under any circumstance; staff are not able to take returned items from patrons during the Curbside Collection process
6.     To verify your identity, place your library card or confirmation email against vehicle window
7.     A library staff member will place bagged items in your vehicle’s trunk
8.     Wait for the staff member to leave the parking lot area
9.     Once you have received your items, close your trunk and vacate your parking spot immediately so that other patrons may use it
10.  If you do not arrive within your designated time, YOU WILL FORFEIT YOUR TIME SLOT and will be charged $1.00 per item

Please note: Some requested materials may take longer than usual to process, and we appreciate your patience during the Curbside Collection process.