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The Director's Corner

November 2011

Jamestown Philomenian Library

E-book reader Circulation Policy

The Jamestown Philomenian Library is pleased to offer E-book readers for loan to Jamestown Library Patrons.  In order to check out an E-book reader the borrower must be at least 18 years of age and have a signed “Borrowing Agreement” on file assuming financial responsibility for lost or damaged equipment. The loan period is 3 weeks with no renewal.

There is a $1.00 per-day late fee.


E-book readers are available for request for Jamestown library card holders only. To reserve the E-book reader please call the library at 423-7280 or stop into the library.

Limit: 1 E-book reader per person.


Please charge E-book reader before returning.


Do not place in book drop.

E-book readers must be returned to the Circulation desk at the Jamestown Philomenian Library at 26 North Road, Jamestown, RI 02835.


Patrons are responsible for any damage, loss of theft or the E-book reader while it is checked out to them. Replacement costs are as follows:

Lost or damaged E-read- current replacement cost.

Processing fee - $10.00

Cover and Travel case - $60.00

Adapter - $15.00