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COVID-19 Information: Updates to WCU Libraries Policy & Procedures

Updates to Policy & Procedures:

  • The Covid Questionnaire must be completed before arriving on campus.  Please use the Carey Connect app or visit
  • Hattiesburg Hours of Operation:
    • Sunday | 1 - 10pm
    • Monday - Thursday | 7:30am - 8pm
    • Friday | 7:30am - 5pm
    • Saturday | Closed
  • Tradition Hours of Operation:
    • Sunday | Closed
    • Monday - Thursday | 7:30am - 9pm
    • Friday | 7:30am - 5pm
    • Saturday | Closed
  • Occupancy:
    • Only WCU students, faculty, and staff may enter the library.
    • Occupancy will be limited to maintain distancing.
  • Book Borrowing:
    • Mail - We encourage use of our mailing services if you live more than 40 miles from either the Hattiesburg or Tradition campus.  Fill out the available form to take advantage of this service.
    • Pick up - Fill out the available form to take advantage of this service.  We're happy to offer a no-contact option if desired. 
  • Reference Help:


Public WiFi:

  • Forrest County (scroll to bottom of page)
  • Mississippi
    "This list of locations will help people across Mississippi find WiFi access from parking lots, as well as hot spots set up by private internet providers and extension offices. Some libraries will require a password to access, but these should be posted on the building or front doors."


Virtual Research Consultation

Mail Library Books

Pick Up Library Books