University of Vermont Libraries

STATEMENT OF AGREEMENT FOR RECIPROCAL BORROWING BETWEEN SAINT MICHAEL'S COLLEGE LIBRARY AND THE UNIVERSITY OF VERMONT LIBRARIES

QUALIFIED BORROWERS: All full-time undergraduate students, all permanent faculty and staff
and all graduate students at either institution are eligible to receive borrowing privileges at the
corresponding institution.

VERIFICATION OF AFFILIATION: All candidates for reciprocal borrowing privileges must
present a valid institutional picture ID at the time of requesting privileges. The schools will
confirm the current status of the applicant through either printed lists of eligible students and
employees provided each semester or verification in the CatCard/KnightCard database.

MATERIALS SUBJECT TO RECIPROCAL BORROWING: Reciprocal borrowing is limited to
a maximum of 10 books from the general circulating collections of the Durick and Bailey-Howe
libraries. No other materials are covered under this agreement.

LOAN PERIOD: Participants may borrow an item for 28 days.

RENEWAL: Borrowers may renew an item if it has not been requested by another patron.

RECALL: Borrowers may request a recall of items currently on loan to another but he original
borrower is assured a minimum of 14 days use of the item before the recall is in effect. The
requested item will be held for the patron at the lending library for a maximum of 10 days.

OVERDUE ITEMS: Overdue notices will be sent either electronically or by paper notice
according to the policies of the lending institution.

LOST ITEMS: Items not returned and declared lost will be billed at a rate of $55.00 ($50.00
replacement +$5.00 processing fees) per item. The home library of the delinquent borrower shall
be ultimately held responsible for the payment of lost item fees.