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Borrowing

How to Check Out a Book

  • Take the item you want to check out to the Checkout desk on the 2nd floor of the TLC building.
  • You may have up to 25 Books, CDs and DVDs checked out at any one time.
  • Current students and employees need to show their Starcard or government issued ID (Driver's license, state ID, passport)

Borrowing Periods

The following loan periods apply to library items.

  • Books, CDs, DVDs: 28 days, one renewal
  • iPads, Kindles: 28 days, no renewals
  • MeLCat Items (print): 21 days, one renewal
  • MeLCat Items (non-print): 7 days, no renewals
  • Reserve Items: 2 hours (in-library use only), 48 hours, 1 week
  • Interlibrary Loan Items: varies by institution

Course Reserves

  • Print and multimedia course reserves are kept at the Checkout Desk on the 2nd floor of the TLC building.
  • Patrons may check out up to 3 reserve items at a time
  • Course reserves must be returned to the Checkout Desk.
  • Due to high demand, renewals are not available for course reserves.
  • Reserve Items: 2 hours (in-library use only) 48 hours, 1 week

Borrowing Equipment

Students and current employees may check out audio-visual equipment for in-library use at the Multimedia Desk on the 2nd floor of the TLC building.

Available equipment includes:

  • Headphones
  • Calculators
  • Whiteboard markers and erasers
  • USB cables
  • Ethernet cables
  • Course specific equipment

Borrowing Kindles

Students and current employees may check out Kindles for 28 days at the Checkout desk. on the 2nd floor of the TLC building.

Visit the Kindles page for more information.

Borrowing iPads

Students and current employees may check out iPads for 28 days at the Checkout desk. on the 2nd floor of the TLC building.

Visit the iPads page for more information.



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