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Loan Periods and Fines

Loan periods are determined by the type of item to be checked out. Materials needed by students are subject to recall after 3 weeks.

Pay your library fines here, donate food for fines, or appeal your library fines.  Also see: Borrowing

Item Type Notes
Books or audiobooks
  • Checkout: 21 days
  • Limit: 50 items
  • Renewal: 2 times (only if item is not on hold)
  • Overdue fine: $.25 per day
Calculator (basic)
  • Checkout: 1 week
  • Limit: 1 item
  • Renewal: none
  • Overdue fine: $0.25 per day
Calculator (graphing) 
  • Checkout: 1 week
  • Limit: 1 item
  • Renewal: none
  • Overdue fine: $10 per day
Digital cameras 
  • Checkout: 1 week
  • Limit: 1 item
  • Renewal: none
  • Overdue fine: $10 per day
Digital video recorder 
  • Checkout: 1 week
  • Limit: 1 item
  • Renewal: none
  • Overdue fine: $10 per day
Digital voice recorder 
  • Checkout: 1 week
  • Limit: 1 item
  • Renewal: none
  • Overdue fine: $10 per day
DSLR camera (high quality)  
  • Checkout: 1 week
  • Limit: 1 item
  • Renewal: none
  • Overdue fine: $10 per day
DVDs & videos
  • Checkout: 7 days (no checkout if item reserved for Film Booking)
  • Limit: 7 items
  • Renewal: 2 times
  • Overdue fine: $.25 per day
iPad 
  • Checkout: 1 week
  • Limit: 1 item
  • Renewal: none
  • Overdue fine: $10 per day
Laptop 
  • Checkout: 1 week
  • Limit: 1 item
  • Renewal: none
  • Overdue fine: $10 per day
Magazines
  • Checkout: 21 days 
  • Limit: None
  • Renewal: none
  • Overdue fine: $.25 per day
Music CDs
  • Checkout: 7 days
  • Limit: 20 items
  • Renewal: 2
  • Overdue fine: $.25 per day
Newspapers
  • No checkout: Library use only
  • Limit: none
Reserves
  • Checkout: varies with item
  • Limit: 3 items and 1 video
  • Renewal: 1 time (if another copy available)
  • Note: If another copy is not available, the item must be returned for a minimum of 15 minutes
  • Overdue fine: $.25 per hour
Summit items
  • Checkout: 6 weeks or 6 days (short-term loan)
  • Limit: none
  • Renewal: none
  • Overdue fine: $.50 per day for most items, $1.00 per day for short loan items (DVDs, videos, CDs)
  • Lost materials: $90 replacement fee.
Interlibrary Loan (ILL) items
  • Checkout: 6 weeks or 6 days (short-term loan)
  • Limit: none
  • Renewal: none
  • Overdue fine: $.50 per day
  • Lost or damaged materials: Replacement cost determined by the library that loaned the ILL item, plus a $15 service charge.