Loan Periods & Fines

To borrow print items from the Library, all you need is your FANcard. Forgot your student card? Simply show us government issued photo ID.

Print circulation materials include

  • Books from the stacks (2nd and 3rd floors)
  • Oversize books & children’s picture books (1st floor)
  • Leisure reading & bound periodicals (1st floor – mezzanine level)
  • Accompanying materials, such as discs or plans (located at Access Services desk)

Loan periods for students

  • Borrow any print item listed above for 3 weeks
  • Check out an unlimited number of print items at the same time
  • You may renew your print items for up to two additional 3 week loan periods, provided that no holds have been placed on the book
    *Please note that Course Reserves have different loan periods & fines

Returning items

Return the printed items listed above anytime day or night using our convenient drop-box, located outside of the library to the left of the main doors.
*Please do not return media equipment or videos in this drop-box!

Late fines & fees

Item Type Per Item Maximum Per Item
Regular Loans
(3 weeks)

50¢ /day


Hourly Loans
(2 hour Reserves)

$2.00 /hour


Short Loans
(1 or 3 day Reserves)

$2.00 /day


(due to loss, damage, or other)

$80 replacement cost
+$30 processing fee
+ $5 billing fee

Campus Use Videos
(stated time due)


Home Use Videos
(2 day loan, due before library closes)


Video Games
(2 day loan, due before library closes)



*This page is geared toward student lending information. For Faculty & Staff or guest borrowers and alumni, please see “Services for” section of top menu bar.