General Contact Info
WHO MAY BORROW MATERIALS: Current Westfield State University students with a valid ID may borrow materials.
WHAT MAY BE BORROWED: Items from the Circulating Collection. All students are required to use their ID cards to check out Library materials.
LOAN PERIOD: Books and certain other non-print materials may be borrowed for four weeks.
You may renew each item three times. Renewals can be done by logging into your library account or by calling 413-572-5231.
HOLDS: Students may request a hold placed on any materials. The Library will notify the patron by email when the materials become available.
WHAT MAY NOT BE BORROWED FROM THE LIBRARY: Periodicals, Reference materials, and items on Reserve may be used in the Library only.
INTERLIBRARY LOANS: Interlibrary loan materials borrowed from other libraries are due on the indicated date. Overdue fines of $.25 per day are charged on interlibrary loan materials.
RECALL OF MATERIALS: All borrowed materials are subject to immediate recall. If an item you have borrowed is recalled, you are responsible for bringing it back to the Library immediately.
Students with a currently valid (must have sticker for current term) ID card from the following colleges and universities are eligible to borrow materials from the Ely Library:
American International College
Bay Path College
Springfield City Library
Western New England University
Please call 413-572-5231 for more information.