Can I return materials to the Libraries while they are closed?
Can I return books, laptops, cameras, equipment and other items to the Libraries right now?
Answer Last Updated: Apr 27, 2020 Views: 185
If you are graduating in May, please see here about returning materials. Materials need to be returned by May 15, 2020.
Books, DVDs and Interlibrary Loan Materials
Drop off at UMass Amherst Campus
Drop off at UMass Amherst Mount Ida campus between April 22, 2020 and May 15, 2020
If you are located closer to the Boston area, you can drop off your items at the UMass Amherst Mount Ida campus in Newton, MA at the Campus Security building between 9am – 5pm between April 22, 2020 and Friday, May 15, 2020.
Unable to drop off items?
If you are unable to come to campus to return an item, please keep it until you are able to safely do so. We will waive all fines accrued during the time the Libraries were closed.
Equipment (Laptops, Cameras, Chargers, Etc.)
Please keep any equipment you borrowed until the Du Bois Library reopens. We will waive any fines for the period the Libraries were closed.
Please do not return equipment in any book drop or you will be liable for any damage.
If you have questions about returning equipment, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.