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Borrowing Library Materials

Loan Periods

Item

Faculty, Staff
and Residents

Professional
and Graduate
Students

Alumni

Visitors

Main Collection

Until last day of current semester

4 weeks

4 weeks

Library use only

In-Library Reserves

2 hours in library

2 hours in library

2 hours in library

2 hours in library with photo ID or credit card

Overnight Reserves

Until noon the following day

Until noon the following day

N/A

N/A

Reference

Library use only

Library use only

Library use only

Library use only

Periodicals

Library use only

Library use only

Library use only

Library use only

CD-ROMs

4 hours in library

4 hours in library

N/A

N/A

Slides

4 hours in library

4 hours in library

4 hours in library

N/A

Videotapes & DVDs

4 hours in library

4 hours in library

4 hours in library

N/A

Audiotapes

Until last day of current semester

4 weeks

4 weeks

N/A

 

Library resources cannot be renewed by telephone. All renewal transactions must be carried out in person at the Circulation Desk.

About the Reserve Collection

Reserve Materials

  • Available for use 2 hours at a time within the library.
  • Additional copies of a book can be checked out overnight if reserved in advance (up to 6 days in advance between the hours of 8am and 9:30pm Monday-Friday).
  • Book reservations not picked up by 6:30 are forfeited.
  • Books not available to be reserved for Saturday or Sunday pickup up, however, books available books may be checked out.
  • Reserve materials cannot be renewed.
  • Due dates cannot be waived for inclement weather or personal circumstances.

Overnight reserve book pick up/return schedule:

PICK-UP:

RETURN BY:

Monday after 4pm

Tuesday by 12 noon

Tuesday after 4pm

Wednesday by 12 noon

Wednesday after 4pm

Thursday by 12 noon

Thursday after 4pm

Friday by 12 noon

Friday after 3pm

Monday by 12 noon

Saturday (anytime)

Monday by 12 noon

Sunday (anytime)

Monday by 12 noon

 

 

Fines and Fees

Lost items

  • Borrowers must pay the cost of replacing the item plus a $25 processing fee
  • Items that are out of print will be replaced by an item as equivalent as possible in content to the missing item

All fines must be paid by the end of the semester in which they are incurred. Students with outstanding fines will not be permitted to borrow materials until fines have been paid.
 

Item

Professional and
Graduate Students

Alumni

Main Collection

$0.10 per day

$2.00 per day

In-Library Reserves

$2.00 per hour

$2.00 per hour

Overnight Reserves

$1.00 per hour

N/A

CD-ROMs

$2.00 per hour

N/A

Slides

$2.00 per hour

$2.00 per hour

Videotapes & DVDs

$2.00 per hour

$2.00 per hour

Audiotapes

$0.10 per day

$2.00 per day