Loan Periods

A current campus ID or Borrowers card must be presented at the Circulation Desk for all checkouts. See ID Services for information. Please note that a loan may be shortened and a new due date issued if an item is recalled by another borrower.

Resource Sharing and Hold/Recall services, as well as remote access to our licensed databases are restricted to current Cal Poly Humboldt students, staff, and faculty only.

Resources available to current students, faculty, staff, alumni, and community borrowers:

Item Type Loan Period Renewals Recall/Holds Limit
Books, CLC, CDs, Docs, Maps, Popular Reading        
     Undergraduates, Extended Education, Alumni, Community Borrowers 16 weeks 1 Both None
     Graduate Students, Faculty, Staff 1 year 3 Both None
DVDs/Videos - All Borrowers 1 week 3 Holds 3 (No limit for Faculty)
Periodicals - All Borrowers 1 week 3 No None


Resources available only to current students, faculty, staff:

Item Type Loan Period Renewals Recall/Holds Limit
Print Reserve 4 hours / 24 hours No Yes 2
Headphones, Calculators, Phone Chargers, Power Banks, Whiteboard Markers 4 hour No No 1
PCs, Chromebooks, Macs, Audio/Visual Digital Media Equipment (DSLR Cameras, Video Cameras, GoPros, 360 Cameras, Microphones, Audio Recorders, Projectors, Lighting Equipment, Sound Systems, Tripods, VR Goggles, and more) 3 day / Semester No No Limits may apply
Green Screen Photo/Audio/Visual/Recording Room (Lib120) Reservable Room No No Limits may apply