Borrowing Privileges

Circulation DeskOverview

  • Circulating materials are checked out at the Circulation Desk.
  • Valid Hillcards are required when borrowing any materials.
  • You are responsible for knowing when your checked out materials are due.
  • The due date is stamped on the date slip attached to the item.
  • Fines are collected for recalls, e-readers and lost or damaged materials.
  • See Overdue Items and Fines for more information.
  • You may view your current library record by accessing Your library account .
  • If you lose your Hillcard, please notify Campus Police immediately.
  • Do NOT allow anyone else to use your Hillcard.
  • SENIORS: If you are working on your thesis, ask a staff person at the Circulation Desk about an extended loan period.

RETURNS

  • Return materials to the Circulation Desk when the library is open.
  • Use the outside book depository (left of the front doors) when library is closed.

RENEWALS

RECALLS

  • The library reserves the right to recall materials, if a need arises.
  • Items needed for reserves may be recalled at any time.

HOLDS

  • You can add your name to a waiting list for any item(s) currently checked out.
  • You will be notified when the item(s) is available.
  • Come to the Circulation Desk to check out your item(s).
  • Materials will be held at the desk for 1 week.

LOAN PERIODS

 

STUDENTS & EMPLOYEES

FACULTY

Books

Government Documents

Music Recordings

30 DAYS

 3 RENEWALS (15 DAYS)

(if not requested by another patron)

 

BOOKS DUE JUNE 1ST 

DVD/VHS

7 DAYS

1 RENEWAL (7 DAYS)

(if not requested by another patron)

Reserve Materials

More about Reserves

2 HOUR (books)

3 HOUR (Films)

 In Library Use Only

24 HOUR

Materials leave the building, due 24 hours later.

3 DAY

1 RENEWAL (3 DAYS)

(if not requested by another patron)

Leisure Books

30 DAYS

 1 RENEWAL (15 DAYS)

(if not requested by another patron)

E-Readers

(Kindles & Nooks)

2 WEEKS

NO RENEWALS

Periodicals

(Journals/Magazines)

 

LIBRARY USE ONLY

 

MAY BORROW

Reference Materials

LIBRARY USE ONLY

MAY BORROW, WITH PERMISSION

 OTHER BORROWERS

 

Southeastern Mass. Cooperating Libraries (Students and Faculty)

Stonehill Alumni

Area Clergy

Easton Teachers

 

BOOKS ONLY

 

Patrons must present current college ID.  (status verified by contacting their college library)

Patrons must show proof of eligibility and a current driver's license

6 BOOK LIMIT

30 DAYS

 1 RENEWAL (15 DAYS)

(if not requested by another patron)

4 BOOK LIMIT

30 DAYS

 1 RENEWAL (15 DAYS)

(if not requested by another patron)