TRUMAN STATE UNIVERSITY Pickler Memorial Library Truman State University

Staff:  Loan Periods and Policies

General Collection, Oversize:           
    Loan period is 60 days with 5 renewals.
    Overdue fine is 15 cents per day

Popular Reading, Documents, Juvenile books, Scores, CD’s, Audiobooks, Audiocassettes, Recital tapes:
    Loan period is 30 days with 5 renewals.
    Overdue fine is 15 cents per day

Videos, DVDs, Maps, Curriculum, Kits, Slides, Multi-media, Laser discs:
    Loan period is 14 days with 5 renewals.
    Limit of 10 DVD or video items at one time 
    Overdue fine is 15 cents per day

    Loan periods are 2 hour, 4 hour, 24 hour or 72 hours with 1 renewal.
    Overdue fines are $.60 per hour

Art prints:
    Loaned until end of semester. No renewals.
    Overdue fine is 15 cents per day

    Loan period is 21 days with 2 renewals
    Limit of 20 items at one time
    Fined $120.00 if not returned promptly.

Items in the following locations may not be checked out: Reference,  Periodicals,  Microforms,  Special Collections

General Borrowing Policies

You may have up to 150 items checked out at any given time.

You must show a current Truman ID  to check out materials, and you are responsible for everything you check out.  All borrowers may be subject to overdue fines, processing/billing fees, damaged and/or lost book charges for library materials checked out on their cards.

All materials are subject to RECALL. Recall fine on all items is $1.00 per day.

Theft or mutilation of library materials or property could result in disciplinary action Truman State University.

The library reserves the right to suspend borrowing privileges for abuses of circulation policies. In accordance with Right to Privacy Laws, the registration and circulation records of all library users remain confidential.

Truman State University lost/damaged materials will be paid for along with an additional $20 non-refundable billing fee.   Click here for Replacement Costs for various types of material.                               

Questions? Call the Library Service Desk at  (660) 785-4533

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