Visiting the Library
Fenway Library Consortium members are welcome to visit the Library during the following hours, when the building is open to the public:
- Monday - Friday: 7:30am - 7:00pm
- Saturday: 8:00am - 5:00pm
Please complete the Simmons Library Request for Access form in order to set up an appointment to access the library during closed building hours or at the during peak use periods.
Peak use periods include December and April 15 - May 12.
FLC members must present an ID or library card from their home institution to check out materials. A Simmons Library barcode will be placed on the card.
Please contact the Circulation Desk at firstname.lastname@example.org or 617-521-2780 with questions about borrowing, renewing, and returning Library materials.
Checkout Location: Library materials may be checked out at the Circulation Desk on Level 1.
- Books: 28 days with 3 renewals
- Diversions Books: 28 days with 3 renewals
- Audio CDs: 7 days with 3 renewals
- DVDs and VHS Cassettes: 7 days with 1 renewal
The Library emails reminder notices for overdue items. When an item is 45 days overdue, an additional replacement charge will be billed to your Library account.
Renewing & Returning
To renew items, please contact the Circulation Desk at 617-521-2780 or email@example.com. Items that other Library users have requested and other high-demand items are unavailable for renewal.
Items may be returned:
- To the Circulation Desk
- To the book drop in Lefavour Hall, Level G (across from the restrooms)
- By mail to:
Library Circulation Desk
300 The Fenway
Boston, MA 02115
FLC members may access Simmons e-resources in the Library. Remote access is not available to FLC members due to vendor restrictions.
Please see your home library for remote access to e-resources. The Boston Public Library also provides remote access to e-resources for all Massachusetts residents.