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Main Library Circulation Desk

The Main Library Circulation desk is staffed all hours the library is open.  This desk is the service point for:

  • Checking out and returning books
  • Checking out and returning reserve books and films (effective 8/1/14)
  • Checking out and returning computer equipment
  • Checking out and returning Kindles
  • Paging non-reserve VHS
  • Updating patron circulation records and authorizing Vassar ID cards.
  • Renewal problems (you may self-renew books using My Library)
  • Picking up holds and recalls, including Connect NY and Interlibrary Loan orders
  • Paying bills and fines
  • Inquiring about borrowing privileges
  • Applying for a senior carrel or locker (Main and Art)
  • Lost and found items
  • Making change for coin-op photocopier.

For more information about Reserves, see the Reserves and Art Digital Imaging webpage.  

Art Library Circulation Desk

The Art Library Circulation desk is staffed Monday-Thursday 8:30am-9:00pm and Friday 8:30am-5:00pm. Closed Saturday and Sunday.  Items can circulate from the Main Library Circulation desk when the Art Library Circulation desk is closed. 

Music Library Circulation Desk

The Music Library Circulation desk is staffed all hours the Music Library is open. For services at this desk, see the Music Library website.

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