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Mortensen Borrowing Policies

See the full Borrowing Policies for more information.

See the Allen borrowing chart for Allen items.

Or, go to the Mortensen Library homepage to start your research.

Policies

Undergraduate or Consortium Students

Book/CD ROMs

  • Loan Period: 4 weeks
  • Renewal Limit: 3 renewals, 4 weeks each
  • Item limit: 50 total items (any format)
  • Fees: $0.10/day

Videos/DVDs

  • Loan Period: 1 week
  • Renewal Limit: 1 renewal, 1 week
  • Item limit: 50 total items (any format)
  • Fees: $1/day

Audio CDs

  • Loan Period: 3 days
  • Renewal Limit: 1 renewal, 3 days
  • Item limit: 50 total items (any format)
  • Fees: $1/day

Laptop Computers

  • Loan Period: 4 hours, in library only
  • Renewal Limit: 2 hours
  • Item limit: 50 total items (any format)
  • Fees: $5/hour

Laptop Accessories

  • Loan Period: 4 hours, in library only
  • Renewal Limit: 2 hours
  • Item limit: 50 total items (any format)
  • Fees: $1/hour

Graduate Students

Book/CD ROMs

  • Loan Period: 1 semester
  • Renewal Limit: 1 renewal, 1 semester
  • Item limit: 75 total items (any format)
  • Fees: $0.10/day

Videos/DVDs

  • Loan Period: 1 week
  • Renewal Limit: 1 renewal, 1 week
  • Item limit: 75 total items (any format)
  • Fees: $1/day

Audio CDs

  • Loan Period: 3 days
  • Renewal Limit: 1 renewal, 3 days
  • Item limit: 75 total items (any format)
  • Fees: $1/day

Laptop Computers

  • Loan Period: 4 hours, in library only
  • Renewal Limit: 2 hours
  • Item limit: 75 total items (any format)
  • Fees: $5/hour

Laptop Accessories

  • Loan Period: 4 hours, in library only
  • Renewal Limit: 2 hours
  • Item limit: 50 total items (any format)
  • Fees: $1/hour

Faculty and Staff

These policies apply to current full-time, part-time, and Emeritus faculty and staff.

Book/CD ROMs

  • Loan Period: 1 semester
  • Renewal Limit: 1 renewal, 1 semester
  • Item limit: 150 total items (any format)
  • Fees: None

Videos/DVDs

  • Loan Period: 1 week
  • Renewal Limit: 1 renewal, 1 week
  • Item limit: 150 total items (any format)
  • Fees: None

Audio CDs

  • Loan Period: 3 days
  • Renewal Limit: 1 renewal, 3 days
  • Item limit: 150 total items (any format)
  • Fees: $1/day

Laptop Computers

  • Loan Period: 4 hours, in library only
  • Renewal Limit: 2 hours
  • Item limit: 150 total items (any format)
  • Fees: $5/hour

Laptop Accessories

  • Loan Period: 4 hours, in library only
  • Renewal Limit: 2 hours
  • Item limit: 150 total items (any format)
  • Fees: $1/hour

Alumni and Guests

Alumni should obtain an alumni ID card to borrow library materials.
More library resources for alumni.

Guest borrowers must pay a yearly $50 fee to borrow library materials. Apply for a guest borrower card at the Mortensen circulation desk.
More library resources for guests.

Book/CD ROMs

  • Loan Period: 4 weeks
  • Renewal Limit: 1 renewal, 4 weeks each
  • Item limit: 15 total items (any format)
  • Fees: $0.10/day

Videos/DVDs

  • Loan Period: 1 week
  • Renewal Limit: 1 renewal, 1 week
  • Item limit: 15 total items (any format)
  • Fees: $1/day

Audio CDs

  • Loan Period: 1 week
  • Renewal Limit: 1 renewal, 1 week
  • Item limit: 15 total items (any format)
  • Fees: $1/day

Laptop Computers

  • Loan Period: 4 hours, in library only
  • Renewal Limit: 2 hours
  • Item limit: 50 total items (any format)
  • Fees: $5/hour

Laptop Accessories

  • Loan Period: 4 hours, in library only
  • Renewal Limit: 2 hours
  • Item limit: 50 total items (any format)
  • Fees: $1/hour