If items are overdue, any overdue fines must be paid before renewal.
The library has a supply of electronics and related equipment available for checkout. This includes laptops, microphones, tripods, and more.
The equipment is available for current BSU administrators, faculty, staff, and students. It has 1-week loan period and can be renewed once for 1 week.
For a complete list see Computers and Equipment.
Students returning lost items undamaged within 30 days of replacement and processing fee payment will have the replacement fee refunded. The processing fee will not be refunded.
Payments will be accepted in cash, checks, and money orders or with Connect Card flex dollars. Checks or money orders should be made out to: Maxwell Library/Bridgewater State University.
Please contact Circulation Services with any questions via telephone at 508.531.1392 or email firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit https://library.bridgew.edu/services/borrow.
Library materials returned in good condition within 30 days after replacement fees are paid will be refunded less any applicable overdue fines. There are no refunds after 30 days of payment for lost items. Items damaged beyond repair will be discarded. Damaged items will not be returned to students. The library does not accept replacement copies for lost items, only payment.
You may request a HOLD on material that is currently checked out to someone else. You can request a HOLD in person by visiting the Circulation Services desk in Maxwell Library, or by calling 508.531.1392, or by e-mailing Circulation Services at email@example.com.
A patron may request that a TRACE be placed on material designated as available in the online catalog but not found in the stacks.
Found items may be turned in to the Circulation Services desk. Items considered a potential health risk will be discarded. Articles of clothing will be kept for 30 days and, if not claimed, discarded or donated to charity. All print or paper items will be recycled or destroyed after 30 days. The owners of cell phones, laptops, wallets and other valuable items will be contacted if the owner's name is apparent. After 30 days, all lost items such as cell phones, wallets, valuable electronics, and BSU Connect Cards will be turned in to BSU Campus Police.