Curbside Pickup Service Now Available [MOVED]

You spoke, and we listened! In response to your requests for longer service hours and additional parking, the Library will be partnering with Parking & Transportation to offer Contactless Curbside Pickup from the Osler Visitor Information Office. Read more about these changes here.

Current affiliates may now benefit from our new, contactless Curbside Pickup Service.

Requested items will be checked out remotely and made available for curbside pickup. Items available via HathiTrust are not eligible for this service.

Curbside pickup hours: 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m., Monday through Friday

Curbside pickup location

  • VehiclesParking lot 309, space #945 near the Hopkins loop
  • Pedestrians & Cyclists: In front of Geisel Library by the Silent Tree

How it works:

  1. Request an available item(s).
  1. Receive an email letting you know your item is ready for pickup.
    • Most items are available for pickup within 2 business days
  1. Arrive at the curbside service location (by car or bicycle, or on foot) and follow the directions on the posted signage.
    • Your item will be brought to you at the curbside service location within 10 minutes
    • Wait until Library staff are at least 6 feet away before retrieving items
    • Returns may be placed in the drive-up book returns at the Geisel turn-around or in the book returns near the Geisel entrance, after which they will go through quarantine protocols
    • Check due dates and renew items online
  1. Complete the Curbside Pickup Survey to help us improve this new service. Thank you for using Curbside Pickup.


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