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Borrowing: Community Users

Borrowing Basics for Community Users

LIBRARY CARD: A valid picture ID with your current address is required for a library card. Library users must be 16 years of age or older.
LOAN PERIOD: 21 days for most MWCC items
OVERDUE FINES: 10¢ per day for MWCC items. Fines accrue up to $3.00 for MWCC items. 

Borrowing Details for Community Users

  • Library users with a valid library card from a C/W MARS (Central/Western Massachusetts Automated Resource Sharing) circulating library may use that card at MWCC.
  • Reserve items circulate to MWCC students only.

Overdue & Lost Library Materials

  • Overdue MWCC items accrue late fees at10¢ per day, up to a maximum of $3.00 per item.
  • MWCC library materials that are overdue for 21 days will be billed for a replacement cost.
  • Library users will be held responsible for lost or damaged items. Library staff will determine if payment is required for a damaged MWCC item..
  • Payment for lost items will incur an additional $10.00 processing fee.

Borrowing Policies

Please CONTACT US if you have questions.