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.

Interlibrary Loan 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
Kindles - All Borrowers 3 weeks 3 Holds 1
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
VGA Adapters 2 hour No No 1
Laptops, Headphones, Calculators 4 hour No No 1