Circulation Policy
  • In order to borrow a Thing a patron must have a Minuteman Network Library card in good standing and must sign the Loan Agreement.
  • Things are available to be borrowed in person.
  • Things are not available for loan between Minuteman Library Network libraries or for Interlibrary Loan outside the Network.
  • The Thing must be returned to the Circulation Desk at the Library where it was borrowed. It cannot be placed in a book drop or returned to any other Minuteman Network Library.
  • 14 Day Loan
  • No renewals
Borrower Responsibility & Replacement Costs
  • The library is not responsible for any costs incurred or damage to personal equipment while borrowers use the Things.
  • The library does its best to provide clean and fully functional equipment, but is not responsible for unforeseen equipment failure.
  • Borrowers are responsible for the safe-keeping and return of these items to the library in good working order and assume liability for the equipment while it is in their care.
  • Borrower is responsible for damaged and/or missing pieces of the package:
Item Replacement Cost
Mahjong $90
  • Instruction booklet
  • Carrying bag
  • 158 game tiles (36 circles/dots, 36 bamboo/bams, 36 characters/craks, 16 wind, 12 dragon, 4 flowers, 4 seasons, 8 jokers, 6 spare tiles (2 jokers, 4 blank), 2 tile trays
  • Wrapping for tile trays
  • 3 dice
  • 1 wind indicator (circular wooden piece with wooden cube at center)
  • 125 scoring coins (various colors)
  • 4 wooden racks
  • 4 pusher sticks (attached to racks)
  • Wrapping for racks + pushers