Loan periods for books from the Main Stacks:
|Patron Type||Loan||# of Renewals (if no hold/recall)|
|Undergraduate / Extension||3 weeks||3|
|Graduate||Semester (due last day of finals)||6|
|Staff||Semester (due last day of finals)||6|
|Community / Alumni Borrower||3 weeks||3|
Please note that a loan may be shortened and a new due date issued if an item is recalled by another borrower. See requests for more information.
Loan periods for other materials, for all borrowers unless otherwise noted:
|Videos / DVDs||3 days||No||3|
|Videos / DVDs (staff & faculty)||1 week||Yes||None|
|Videos / DVDs (community borrowers)||1 day||No||3|
|Compact Discs||3 weeks||No||3|
|Children's Lit / Curriculum||3 weeks||No||None|
|Government Documents||3 weeks||No||None|
|Print Reserve||2 hour / 1 day||Yes (2 hour only)||1|
Fines and Fees
The following item types carry overdue fines of $1 per day, with a maximum of $25 per item:
- Videos (DVD & VHS)
- Compact Discs
- Government Documents
Overdue Print Reserve items carry late fines of $1/hour, with a maximum per item of $50.
All Library materials overdue by 45 days will be billed for full replacement cost, plus a non-refundable overdue fine of $5-$25.
For materials returned after bill has been paid, see Billing Inquiries & Lost Book Charges for more information, or call 826-5601.
Fines and fees are paid at the Student Financial Services Office. Failure to pay will result in a hold on your HSU records and registration. Accounts overdue by 6 months will be referred to collection.
- Overdue notices are mailed as a courtesy reminder. The borrower remains responsible for fines and bills incurred whether or not a notice is received.
- Fines accumulate until the borrower notifies the Circulation office that an item is lost.
- Excessive overdues, fines, or bills may result in the loss of library privileges.
Please contact the Circulation Department if you have any questions.