Maine Wood Carvers Association
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Lending Library

Hariph Smith, Librarian
207-377-6002

 


Lending Library Rules.

Loanperiods:

Most library material may be borrowed for 3 weeks (21 days). The loan period for multimedia materials (CD’s, DVD’s, etc.) is 1 week (7 days).

Renewing library material:

 Most library material, unless it is requested by another customer, may be renewed to extend the loan period up to 3 times.
 Members may renew library material by telephone, by email, or in person.

Limits on the number of items checked out at any given time:

Most members may have up to 5 items checked out at any given time. All formats (books, DVDs, CDs, etc.) contribute to this total.

Requesting library material:

Members may have up to 5 items on request at a time
Members are notified that their request is available and being held for them.
Members may choose the method by which they are notified: phone (default) or email
Requests are held for 8 days.
Members may request that items be mailed directly to their residence and may submit a request via phone, email or in person.

Returning library material:

Books can be returned in person or mailed (priority, insured) to the MWCA Librarian.

Overdue notices:

Members will receive up to 4 notices via phone, email or postal mail. (Method chosen by customer.)
o   1st notice: sent on the 7th day after an item is due
o   2nd notice: sent 7 days after 1st notice sent
o   3rd notice: sent 7 days after 2nd notice sent
o   Final: sent 7 days after 3rd notice; lost date.

Lost/unreturned books:

Members will be responsible for paying the full cost charged by the MWCA Library for any lost/unreturned or damaged book.









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