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Brown School Library

Location: Brown Hall, 3rd Floor.

Serving the research and teaching needs of the Brown School community in social work, public health, and social policy. All are welcomed and appreciated!

Lost and Found

Brown School Library Lost & Found Policy

  • Valuable lost items (deemed so by criteria outlined in the list of “items accepted by Campus Police”- see listing below), are logged and stored in a safe place. To retrieve a valuable item you may need to coordinate a time when someone will be here with access to safe storage.
  • Jump Drives are dated and logged. At the end of each semester jump drives are reformatted and made available for giveaway or discarded. 
  • Unclaimed valuable lost and find items will be sent to the Washington University Police Department on the last business day of each month.
  • Items not accepted by Campus Police will be donated to charity.
  • Campus Police (314.935.5555) provides a website where they list lost items: Lost and Found - WUPD 

The following items are accepted by Campus Police and what we define as "valuable":

  • Cell Phones
  • Laptops
  • Wallets/Purses
  • Jewelry
  • Eyeglasses
  • Textbooks
  • Forms of identification
  • Scientific calculators
  • Backpacks/bags that contain the above accepted items