Both the American Philatelic Research Library and the Department of Circuit Sales are eager and excited to announce our plans to re-open both departments for visitation by APS members. As previously announced on the website, with appointments starting the week of April 5th, members can now reserve days and times to visit and use the services of the Library and Circuit Sales. The APS will be following the COVID-19 protocols as currently mandated by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Department of Health and recommendations by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention.
While the spread of COVID-19 remains a serious issue, caseloads statewide and nationally have begun to decline. The APS remains committed to the health and safety of both our members and the APS staff. With the approval of three different vaccines and a decline in positive test cases, we are now delighted to offer members the opportunity to schedule visits to the American Philatelic Center (APC) during this initial phase of re-opening.
In order to maintain a safe and healthy environment for both our members and our staff at tne APC, here are some of the basic guidelines we have developed for visitations:
Here is a simple checklist for member scheduling options for visits to the APC. At this time members can reserve one of the following:
To schedule a visit and for more information about visiting the Library or Circuit Sales please contact us at either (814) 933-3816 or firstname.lastname@example.org. We look forward to seeing and assisting our menbers in person again. We sincerely thank you for your patience and understanding during this time and we look forward to having you visit us.
Scott Tiffney is the Director of Information Services for the American Philatelic Research Library.
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