RBHS Libraries Status

  Please check back frequently, as the building operating status is being continually reevaluated.

Last updated February 4, 2021

Building Access

Smith Library

  • Smith Library is open for study to all Rutgers students/faculty/staff from 8am-9:30pm
  • From 8am-9am, access will be limited to at-risk individuals. Thank you for showing courtesy to others.
  • You will need to sign in and show your Rutgers ID
  • Occupancy is limited, mandated by state guidelines, and will be enforced by security personnel
  • You must wear a mask and adhere to social distancing
  • Visits are limited to 2 hours
  • Study rooms remain closed until further notice
  • Reference and instruction services are online only
  • Any student, faculty, or staff who will be entering a Rutgers building is expected to obtain a Campus Pass available at my.rutgers.edu prior to entry

Robert Wood Johnson Library

RWJ Library remains closed until further notice.

Computing, Printing, Scanning

  • Staff support for computers, printing & scanning will be available from 8am-5pm
  • From 8am-9am, library computers are restricted to use by individuals identified as high risk
  • Limited seating is available in accordance with social distancing

Library Materials

  • The circulation desks aren't open, but most of library's circulating collections are available for Click and Collect.
  • To use Click and Collect, sign in to QuickSearch, find the item you want, and select Request Pickup for eligible items. You'll receive pickup instructions when your materials are ready.
  • You can return Rutgers library materials to Smith Library Monday-Friday, 10am-4pm. A return bin is located at the library entrance by the security station.

Reference and Instruction

  • The libraries continue to provide reference and instruction services virtually.
  • Contact a subject specialist for assistance in your field.