Checkout and Renewals

Item Type Checkout Period Number of Renewals
Books 3 weeks up to 3
Videos/CDs 1 week up to 3
Magazines/Newspapers 1 week no renewals
Reference Books cannot be checked out

If another library patron has requested an item that is checked out to you, library staff may request that you return the item early. Materials may be renewed over the phone (778.1205) or online through My Library Account.

Returning Items

There are three book drop locations on campus:
  • Circulation Desk: located within the library
  • Library Hallway: in the hall outside the library entrance
  • Parking Lot C: beside the sidewalk north of the Library/IRC building

Charges for Lost Items

If a library item is lost or not returned, the patron will be charged for the cost of the item plus an additional processing fee. Processing fees range from $5-$20 based on the item type.