Library

Borrowing & Renewing Policies

Loan Period:

Books: Four weeks, one renewal
Audio/Video (DVDs, CDs, etc.): Two weeks, one renewal
Reserves, Interlibrary Loan: Varies, no renewal

Check-Out Limits:

Undergraduates: 10 items total
Graduates: 15 items total
Reserves: Up to three reserve items
Interlibrary loan: Up to five requests per week

Overdue Fines:

Books: $0.25 per day per item
Audio/Video: $1.00 per day per item
Reserves: $0.50 per hour per item
Overnight Reserves: $1.00 per day per item
Interlibrary loan: $1.00 per day per item

Lost Items:

When an item has been overdue for 40 days, it will be assumed lost and your student account will be charged a replacement cost ($80 minimum).

If the item is returned after this charge has been assessed but before the item has been replaced, this charge will be credited to your account. (This does not include any overdue charges incurred.)

For more information on Borrowing Policies, see the Library Overview handout.