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Lost and Found in Delivery

SCLS Delivery maintains a list of items reported lost or found within the Wisconsin Libraries' Delivery Network.  The list is available as a Microsoft Excel 2003 spreadsheet.  It is updated as items are added or removed, and at the beginning of each month.

To add items to the list, please send the item information using the lost and found list item submission form.  Please include as many of the following pieces of information as you have available:

  • item format
  • call number
  • author
  • title
  • barcode number
  • owning library
  • additional notes

Submitted items will be added to the spreadsheet and a notice with the item information will be posted on the SCLS Delivery Service blog. Posts from March 2007 onward can be viewed in the blog archive.

Items not found or claimed are automatically removed from the list after six months.

Libraries are encouraged to periodically check their shelves to see if "lost" materials have been shelved at their library by mistake. If you find any lost items, please send them directly to the owning library.  If a lost item has been returned to you please notify us to have it removed from the list.

Questions about the list or the submission procedure can be directed to Tim Drexler.

The Lost and Found list

Items reported lost before September 1, 2017: Lost and Found list (PDF) file last updated: August 30, 2017

Items reported lost after September 1, 2017 are listed below.

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Title Call number Author Bar code Owning library Item format Posted Other notes
Deep work: rules for focused success in a distracted world BF 323.D5 N49 2016 Cal Newport 33105006753840 North Dakota State Librar Book April 20, 2018
This item shipped to UW-Parkside (GZP) though we didn't request it. Inside was paperwork belonging to Milwaukee Area Technical College (for ILL 186725607) to be shipped to Minitex. I'm assuming the book needs to go back to North Dakota State, but I wasn't sure if one of the libraries in Wisconsin borrowed this or not.
Flyers wrapped in plastic for WAPL conference Chippewa Valley Technical College Other May 1, 2018
Items being sent via courier for Barry at La Crosse Public
Sent out from Chip Valley to La Crosse Public on 4/20/18
La Crosse Public states they have not received them
The Catholic Church through the ages : a history BX945.3.V53 C37 2014 Vidmar, John 35234002833931 Ripon College Book May 18, 2018 Shipped back to Ripon on 3/27 but never received
Agewise: fighting the new ageism in America 305.26 G973 Margaret Morganroth Gullette 50160010740745 Milwaukee Area Technical College Book June 12, 2018
We borrowed this book to the Cross Plains Public Library and it was due in April. The patron from that library stated she returned it to another library but did not know which one. As of 6/12/18, Milwaukee Area Technical College has yet to receive the book back. Please check to make sure the book was not returned to any of your libraries. Thank You!
When: the scientific secrets of perfect timing 153.753 Pin Pink, Daniel H. 36657005710228 STP Book June 18, 2018
book is damaged & withdrawn. patron who paid for book is expecting it. Was sent 6/7 by STP in an inter-departmental mail envelope.
Rouge : hebergement web maroc Other September 1, 2018
Hebergement web maroc : Découvrez les meilleurs offres hébergement de site web et nom de domaine au Maroc , des serveur Cloud, l’hébergement mutualisé .
http://rouge.ma
M1016.H39 C443 Haydn & Boccherini 317759175172 UWSP University Library Compact Disc September 5, 2018
A Wrinkle in Time WRI 2018 version 33019007049555 Beaver Dam Community Library Book September 14, 2018
This was supposedly returned to Waupun Public Library by a patron on September 4, 2018. It usually does not take this long to get back, so it might be lost.