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Libraries Policies

Undergraduate Student Loan Rules

The following table indicates how long you are allowed to borrow different types of materials:
Books 4 Weeks
CDs 4 Weeks
Curriculum Materials 4 Weeks
Government Documents 4 Weeks
Interlibrary Loan Books/Journals Varies (See Interlibrary Borrowing)
Juvenile 4 Weeks
DVD 7 Days
Periodicals Non-Circulating
Reference Non-Circulating
Scores 7 Days
Classified Serial 4 Weeks
Thesis 4 Weeks
Reserve Materials Times Vary (See Library Staff for more details)
Reserve Score 3 Days
ConnectNY 42 Days (with 1 Renewal request)
Laptops Library Use Only
Adaptors & Chargers Library Use Only
Universal Phone Charger 2 Hours

Overdue Fines:

For more details, see the "Overdue Fines"

Graduate Student Loan Rules

The following table indicates how long you are allowed to borrow different types of materials:
Books 4 Weeks
CDs 4 Weeks
Curriculum Materials 4 Weeks
Government Documents 4 Weeks
Interlibrary Loan Books/Journals Varies (See Smart Delivery)
Juvenile 4 Weeks
DVD 7 Days
Periodicals Non-Circulating
Reference Non-Circulating
Scores 7 Days
Classified Serial 4 Weeks
Thesis 4 Weeks
Reserve Materials Times Vary (See Library Staff for more details)
Reserve Score 3 Days
ConnectNY 42 Days (with up to 1 Renewal request)
Laptops Library Use Only
Adaptors & Chargers Library Use Only
Universal Phone Charger 2 Hours

Overdue Fines:

For more details, see the "Overdue Fines"

Doctoral Student Loan Rules

The following table indicates how long you are allowed to borrow different types of materials:
Books End of Semester
CDs End of Semester
Curriculum Materials End of Semester
Government Documents End of Semester
Interlibrary Loan Books/Journals Varies (See Smart Delivery)
Juvenile End of Semester
DVD 7 Days
Periodicals Non-Circulating
Reference Non-Circulating
Scores 7 Days
Classified Serial End of Semester
Thesis End of Semester
Reserve Materials Times Vary (See Library Staff for more details)
Reserve Score 3 Days
ConnectNY 42 Days (with up to 1 Renewal request)
Laptops Library Use Only
Adaptors & Chargers Library Use Only
Universal Phone Charger 2 Hours

Overdue Fines:

For more details, see the "Overdue Fines"

Faculty (Full Time) Loan Rules

The following table indicates how long you are allowed to borrow different types of materials:
Books 1 Year
CDs 4 Weeks
Curriculum Materials 4 Weeks
Government Documents 4 Weeks
Interlibrary Loan Books/Journals Varies (See Interlibrary Borrowing)
Juvenile 4 Weeks
DVD 7 Days
Periodicals Non-Circulating
Reference Non-Circulating
Scores 7 Days
Classified Serial 1 Year
Thesis 1 Year
Reserve Materials Times Vary (See Library Staff for more details)
Reserve Score 3 Days
ConnectNY 42 Days (with up to 1 Renewal request)
Laptops Library Use Only
Adaptors & Chargers Library Use Only
Universal Phone Charger 2 Hours

Overdue Fines:

For more details, see the "Overdue Fines"

Faculty (Part Time Adjunct) Loan Rules

The following table indicates how long you are allowed to borrow different types of materials:
Books End of Semester
CDs End of Semester
Curriculum Materials End of Semester
Government Documents End of Semester
Interlibrary Loan Books/Journals Varies (See Smart Delivery)
Juvenile End of Semester
DVD 7 Days
Audio-Visual Viewing Rooms 2 Hours
Periodicals Non-Circulating
Reference Non-Circulating
Scores 7 Days
Classified Serial 4 Weeks
Thesis End of Semester
Reserve Materials Times Vary (See Access Services Staff for more details)
Reserve Score 3 Days
ConnectNY 42 Days (with up to 1 Renewal request)
Laptops Library Use Only
Adaptors & Chargers Library Use Only
Universal Phone Charger 2 Hours

Overdue Fines:

For more details, see the "Overdue Fines"

Alumni Loan Rules

The following table indicates how long you are allowed to borrow different types of materials:
Books 4 Weeks
CDs 4 Weeks
Curriculum Materials 4 Weeks
Government Documents Library Use Only
Interlibrary Loan Books/Journals N/A
Juvenile 4 Weeks
DVD Library Use Only
Audio-Visual Viewing Rooms 2 Hours
Periodicals Non Circulating
Reference Non Circulating
Scores 7 Days
Classified Serial 4 Weeks
Thesis 4 Weeks
Reserve Materials Times Vary (See Access Services Staff for more details)
Reserve Score 3 Days
ConnectNY N/A

Overdue Fines:

For more details, see the "Overdue Fines"