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Face masks mandatory inside libraries

Thursday 31 December 2020

Following announcements made by the Victorian Government this morning, we advise that staff and visitors to our libraries will be required to wear a face mask (unless they have a lawful reason not to) when inside library buildings and mobile libraries. This rule will take effect from 5pm today.

For more information about our response to Coronavirus, and library services at this time, please visit our dedicated Coronavirus webpage.

Thank you for your cooperation as we work together to stay CovidSafe.

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