King Library Circulation Of Media Equipment Policy


Statement of Policy & Text

King Library will circulate headphones and phonograph needles to be used at the listening stations on the fifth floor.

Need for the Policy

  • Patrons need equipment in order to listen to records, cassettes, or cds in the library without disturbing other patrons.
  • Keeping equipment at the listening stations would increase the theft rate.

Requirements & Guidelines

  • Listening equipment can be checked out for only two hours and are not renewable.
  • Listening equipment cannot be checked out by Limited Status borrowers.
  • Fines for overdue equipment are $10 per hour.

Applicable Personnel/Departments

Access Services, King Library




Reviewed and approved by: Signature/Name Date of Approval
SJPL Supervising Librarian Lisa Rosenblum 8/3/05
SJSU Associate Dean Jo Bell Whitlatch  
KMT Ruth Kifer, Rae Ann Stahl, Mary Nino, Luann Budd, Jill Bourne, Neil Rufino, Katie DuPraw, Angie Miralor, Jon Worona  2/6/14

History & Dates

Category of Policy:User Services
Author(s): Senior Collections Access Manager, Randall Anderson
Authorized by: Lisa Rosenblum & Jo Bell Whitlatch
Date Written:7/22/05
Date Effective:
Date(s) of Revision(s): 02/23/10gd