Library cards are issued to students, faculty and staff. Cards are available free to spouses of faculty or staff, alumni and local pastors. Community patrons may purchase a library card for $25 per year. All cards may be subject to applicable fines and fees for lost or late materials.
General collection books circulate for a three week period, with a one week grace period. Books returned after the grace period are assessed fines of 50 cents per book, per day, retroactive to the actual due date. Books may be renewed one time unless a hold has been placed on the book.
Reserve Materials circulate for either 2 hours (in library), 3 hours(in library), one day, two days or seven days, with loan time determined by the professor. Fines are $1 per hour for hourly materials and $1 per day for one, two and seven day materials.
Media Materials such as videos (VHS and DVD) usually circulate for 2 days with a 50 cents per day per item fine. Audio materials and software usually circulate for 3 weeks with a 50 center per day per item fine. Media equipment (such as video equipment, recorders, projectors) usually checkout for 24 hours with a one dollar per hour per item fine. If you have questions about fines or due dates, ask the media circulation staff when you check media materials out.
You may renew materials online.