Lost and Found

The Lost and Found is located in and operated by the Information Center. The Information Center is located in the Burns Building (first floor). 

Lost Something?

Submit this request form, and we'll let you know if it's been turned in.

Found Articles:

Found articles should be turned in to the Information Center if found during business hours.

Articles found outside regular business hours for the Information Center should be turned in to the Circulation Desk in the Library or the main Security office located by the garage entrance. These locations serve as temporary Lost and Found while the Information Center is closed.

The Library and Security office take found articles to the Information Center on a weekly basis. Articles are to be delivered to Information Center at least every Friday during normal business hours.

Lost Article Requests:

If you have lost an article, contact the Information Center using the Lost and Found Request Form or visit the Information Center, located in the Burns Building (first floor). If Information Center does not have the article, you may contact the Library's Circulation Desk at x1117 and/or Security at x1121.

Many articles take a few days to be turned in. If the article is not turned in immediately, try contacting the Information Center after 48 to 72 hours.

Found Article Disposal:

Found articles are kept in the Information Center based on the following schedule:

  • Found from the first day of fall classes until the first day of the next fall term (1 year) are kept until the first day of the next spring term.

For example, articles found during the Fall 2013, Spring 2014 or Summer 2014 term are kept until January of 2015. On the first day of the Spring 2015 term, these articles are removed from Information Center and donated, if possible, or thrown away.