Lost or Damaged Materials

Lost or damaged library materials should be reported promptly to the Access Services department, 508-565-1313. You are responsible for replacement costs for lost or damaged library books.

  • Replacement charges for lost or damaged materials must be paid prior to registration for the next semester.
  •  You may use Hillcard, cash or check. All lost items will be billed at $70.00. The library reserves the right to adjust charges if the value of the material exceeds $70.00. This replacement fee covers the cost of the book and processing charges.
  •  The library will refund a replacement fee if the item is returned in good condition, within 30 days. A processing fee of $5 is non-refundable.
  • Faculty members are responsible for replacing any lost/damaged materials.