TRUMAN STATE UNIVERSITY Pickler Memorial Library Truman State University

Community Borrowers: Loan Periods and Policies

General Collection, Popular Reading, Oversize, Documents, Scores, Curriculum, Juvenile books:
    Loan period is 14 days with 1 renewal.
    Overdue fine is 15 cents per day

You may have up to 15 items checked out at any given time.

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

General Borrowing Policies

Missouri residents at least 16 years of age may apply for a Community Borrowers card at the Library Service Desk.  You may fill out the application form at the Desk or you can copy and fill out this form and bring it in with you.

The Community Borrowers card is permanent and is not transferable to another person.  You may use this card for three months.  After the three months you may renew it for a year at a time if you are still living in Missouri and have no overdue items or unpaid fines.

When your card expires, present it along with your identification to the Library Service Desk in order to have your library privileges extended for another year.  If you lose your card, a replacement fee of $3.00 will be charged to create a new card for you.

You can renew your books or get a list of items you currently have checked out by viewing your library account.

Borrowers are responsible for all materials they check out, and they are expected to return materials when due.  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.

The library reserves the right to inspect all cases, bags, parcels, etc. to insure that all library materials are properly checked out.

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


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