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Search Results Library Name:  Nicholson Memorial Library System
Library Type:  Public - Main Library
Address:  625 Austin St,  Garland, TX 75040-6304   Map it!
County: Dallas

Phone:  (972) 205-2543
E-mail:  Contact by Email

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TexShare Member:  Yes
    Most Recent TexShare Participation Summary Report
TexShare Databases Program:  Yes
TexShare CARD Program:  Yes
    See TexShare Card Lending Policy
TExpress Courier:  Yes
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Lending Policy for Nicholson Memorial Library System

Contact Information:
Name: Claire Bausch
Phone: (972) 205-2500
Fax: (972) 205-2523
E-mail: Contact by Email

Limitations: TexShare patrons may check out 2 circulating book-format items. Does not include access to public PC's, subscription databases, or Interlibrary Loan services.

Eligibility: A TexShare Card holder may apply at the Circulation Desk at the Central Library or any Nicholson Memorial Library System branch. Borrower must be in good standing with their home library or institution. Presentation of valid TexShare card from home library or institution and current Texas Drivers License or Texas State ID card, or Student ID with photo for current semester is required to apply for TexShare borrowing privileges at the Nicholson Memorial Library System.

Hours: Nicholson Memorial Library System: Central Library: Monday - Thursday 10am - 9 pm Friday & Saturday 10 am - 6 pm Sunday 2pm - 6 pm at the Central Library Branch Libraries: Tuesday & Thursday noon - 9 pm Weds, Fri., Sat. 10 am - 6 pm Closed Sunday & Monday

Card Availability: Application for a TexShare Card may not be initiated during the last half hour before closing. Borrowing privileges expire upon the expiration date of the TexShare card.

Renewals: No renewals.

Returns: All Nicholson Memorial Library System locations have outside book drops available 24 hours a day. Materials

Overdues: It is the responsibility of the borrower to verify the due date of materials checked out and to return those materials to the Nicholson Memorial Library System on or before the due date.

Recalls: Nicholson Memorial Library System reserves the right to recall materials loaned to TexShare borrowers.

Non_Circ_Items: Non-circulating items include, but are not limited to: reference, genealogy, magazines, newspapers, audiovisual, microforms, high demand, special display and seasonal items.

Loan Policies: Books check out for three weeks (except for holiday books or high demand items which check out for one week).

Fines: Overdue charges for adult books are 15 cents per day per item, 10 cents per day per item for children's books. Charges for lost books include the replacement cost of the book, plus a $5 nonrefundable processing fee.

Lost Items:

Billing: All fines and fees are due as incurred. Payment can be collected at any Circulation desk at any Nicholson Memorial Library System location. Cash, check or money order for the exact amount will be accepted. If payment is mailed, send only check or money order and include borrower information: name, TexShare card number, address & phone number. Failure to pay fines and fees will result in suspension of borrowing privileges and borrower's home library or institution will be notified.

Additional: For questions about circulation policies, call the Central Library Circulation Department during open hours at 972-205-2524. For other Library information, see our web site: www.nmls.lib.tx.us



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