Date: Oct. 14th, 2014
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
CONTACT: Laura Baumgartner, NMSU Library, (575) 646-7492, firstname.lastname@example.org
Branson Library on NMSU’s campus will experience ceiling asbestos abatement on the east side of the library beginning on October 14th, 2014, and is scheduled to end October 24th, 2014. The first, third, and fourth floors being abated will be completely contained and the air quality will be constantly monitored, as is standard protocol.
Due to the asbestos abatement, staff will be temporarily relocated and the Rio Grande Historical Collection, which includes the Amador Trade Catalogs, Amador Family Papers, the Mary Daniels Taylor Durango Microfilm Collections, Rio Grande Historical Collection manuscripts, oral history collections, and photographic materials will be unavailable for on demand access.
Archives and Special Collections staff can hold materials for patrons of the library if they have advanced notice. Archives and Special Collections staff can be reached at the Reading Room: 575-646-3839 or via email at email@example.com