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You cannot place Holds or check out materials (print or digital) if your card is blocked.
Why your card may not work:
You may borrow up to 50 items at one time. Most items have a 3-week loan period and will be automatically renewed for 3 more weeks. Other items have a 7-day loan period and will be automatically renewed for 7 more days. Please read below for more information.
Type of Material Loan Period Limit per card Fine
All items combined in CW Mars varies 50 -
Books 3 weeks – *
Audiobooks on CD 3 weeks 20 *
Music CDs 3 weeks 20 *
Equipment: Telescope 1 week 1 $1 per day
Literacy Kits 3 weeks 1 per family $1 per day
Magazines 1 week - *
Museum Passes 1 week 1 $1 per day
Nintendo Switch Games 1 week 1 per family $1 per day
STEM Kits 3 weeks 1 per family $1 per day
*Richards Memorial Library does not charge daily on most materials unless otherwise noted above. If you request books from other libraries, you are subject to their loan periods and fines.
Most items are automatically renewed once. Please call the library if you require more time with an item. Items with holds or items owned by other libraries may not be available for additional renewals.
You may place holds on items from other libraries. Please note that the network limits you to 20 Holds pending at one time. Contact the library if you need assistance.
Items over 28 days late will be marked as LOST in the system and automatically billed. Bills for materials will be cleared once the item is returned in good condition. If the item is lost or damaged, you must pay for a replacement. Replacement copies are NOT accepted. Thank you for your cooperation. Please contact the Richards Memorial Library (508) 754-0793.
Paying for lost items:
The Library cannot give refunds on lost items that have already been paid for even if they are found at a later date. You may keep the item or donate it back to the Library.
Lost or damaged items belonging to other libraries are subject to that library's replacement policy.