LOAN PERIODS

Loan Periods

Renewals are not guaranteed. See Renewing Library Materials for more information.

All materials are subject to recalls.

Students receive library privileges only during semesters they are enrolled in classes.

Students who were enrolled winter term receive guest borrowing privileges during the following spring/summer term.

ILL loan periods vary according to the lending library.

Status (Items Allowed) Books Videos Bound Journals. College and Career Reference MeLCat Books MeLCat A/V
Undergraduate (50) 3 weeks, 3 renewals 3 weeks, no renewal 1 weeks, no renewal 3 weeks, 1 renewal 1 week, 1 renewal
CASL Honors, Graduate, PhD. (50) 1 term, 2 renewals 3 weeks, no renewal 1 weeks, no renewal 3 weeks, 1 renewal 1 week, 1 renewal
Faculty (75) 1 term, no limit 3 weeks, no renewal 1 weeks, no renewal 3 weeks, 1 renewal 1 week, 1 renewal
Staff (50) 1 term, 2 renewals 3 weeks, no renewal 1 weeks, no renewal 3 weeks, 1 renewal 1 week, 1 renewal
Alumni (10) 3 weeks, 3 renewals 3 weeks, no renewal N/A 3 weeks, 1 renewal 1 week, 1 renewal
Guests* and Reciprocals** (3) 3 weeks, 1 renewals 3 weeks, no renewal N/A N/A N/A

*Guest accounts are $60 per year ($30 for those 65 and older).

**See reciprocal borrowing policies. InfoPass Participating libraries members must present an InfoPass for each item to be checked out.

Did you know?

  • U of M Talent Gateway Logo
  • Launched in September 2016, the Talent Gateway is a campus-wide, innovative program, which puts students in the driver's seat, so they can leverage what they are already doing and launch themselves on a trajectory of creative thinking that will serve them well in life and work.

  • The Talent Gateway Online Community connects students with resources, experiences, and people designed to enhance their personal, academic, and career success.