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MSPAL COVID-19 Updates / FAQ

While things are still uncertain, we wanted to provide you with information regarding MSPAL and some FAQ to help keep everyone on the same page.

  • Patron can return items through the book drops at McKeldin, STEM, and MSPAL libraries. 
  • *Electronic equipment should be kept until we (MSPAL) offer an in-person drop off option.
  • Items returned through the book drops will go through a quarantine process of at least 4 days before they are removed from the patrons account.
  • You may now request items from McKeldin, STEM, and MSPAL libraries for curbside pick-up online.
  • Any items with an online access option will not be physically circulated.
  • More information about curbside pick-up can be found Curbside Pick-up Information.
  • Check your account online for current due dates.
  • You may still request renewals for non-UMD items through your online account.
  • Any UMD fines associated with items deemed late due to COVID-19 will be waived.
  • Please fill out the Billing Inquiry Form if any questions arise. 

Should you have any questions or concerns, please contact our Daytime Library Services Supervisor, Michael Homme (