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COVID-19 Details for UIC Libraries

This guide is to keep people updated on requirements for entering the library during Covid-19 restrictions

Visiting Intro

To visit the Library in person (more info & maps), you need a current (“green”) UIC health check daily pass to verify that you are vaccinated or have completed campus health requirements.  

You can add the daily pass as a bookmark or link on your phone.

Masks are required for all visitors to the Libraries.

East and West entrances to Daley Library are open.

The Library of the Health Sciences Chicago requires iCard swipe to access the building.

Entering the Library

Staff inside the Library will be checking passes daily, so be prepared to hold up your pass as you enter.

Code of Conduct

Code of Conduct for Library Use

  1. Show your Healthcheck Daily Pass and i-Card when requested.
  2. Wear a mask at all times.
  3. Do not bring disposable drink containers.
  4. Do not eat in the library.
  5. Comply with all posted signs and library staff instructions.

Patrons in the library who violate this code of conduct will be asked to leave the library and may be referred for discipline.

Dining on Campus (Not at the Library)

On the West Campus, Student Center West has vendors and dining areas, and Sbarro is open across the street from LHS.

On the East Campus, food and dining areas are available in Student Center East on the 1st and 2nd floor.

Getting Help from a Librarian

  • Research help is available online.  
  • Assistants can provide help at the IDEA Commons help desk.

Exceptions to Normal Library Use

Some library services and areas are NOT available for Fall 2021:

  • Storage Lockers.
    • (Charging station lockers are available in the IDEA Commons.)
  • Study Carrels
  • Group Study Rooms
  • Vending Machines and Cafes
  • Visitor Research Computers

Library Hours