Lost Materials

Lost Library Materials Policy

Purpose: To define the cost of library items.

Replacement Cost of the Lost Item: Approved sources will be used to determine the current replacement cost of the item. If a title is not found or is out of print, the patron will be charged according to the “Price List’ on file in the Director's office.

Replacement Items: Replacement items for lost or damaged materials may be accepted at the discretion of the Library.

Receipt: When a patron pays for a lost item, the patron will be given a receipt.

Refunds: No refunds will be given after an item has been paid for.

Adopted by the Board of Trustees:  May 12, 2003

Resolution 55.03

Amended Line 13 by the Board of Trustees: July 1, 2011


Source URL: https://www.elyrialibrary.org/content/lost-materials