Becket and Washington's Community Library

Flip Videos
Digital photo/video devices may be checked out for a one-week period. They may not be renewed. 

A patron may check out digital photo/video devices once per month.  

The Becket Athenaeum

Requests to borrow any of the above instruments or a/v equipment may be declined at the discretion of the Librarian of the Library Director.

Unusual Materials

Checking out musical equipment requires a $25 deposit. This deposit will be refunded as long as the equipment is returned on time. If equipment is returned late, the deposit will not be refunded.


Patrons will be charged accordingly for equipment that is returned damaged. 

Checking out digital photo/video equipment requires a $25 deposit. This deposit will be refunded as long as the equipment is returned on time. If equipment is returned late, the deposit will not be refunded.


Patrons will be charged accordingly for equipment that is returned damaged. 

Amplifier, Electric Guitar, Keyboard, and Accessories

Musical Equipment may be checked out for a two-week period. It may not be renewed. 

A patron may check out musical equipment once per month. However, when available, any patron may use the equipment in the library using headphones.

We are fortunate to be able to offer the unique opportunity to loan musical equipment and digital photo/video devices to our patrons. We want these devices to be available to a broad range of community members and thus have instituted the following policies.