Item Checkout

Identification

The following forms of identification are required to check out material:

Loan Length

The loan periods listed below apply to special item and regular item checkouts, respectively. You will be informed of the checkout date by our staff and/or by the due date stamp on the checked out item. Patrons may also request a loan receipt from Circulation Staff at the time of checkout. Be advised that items may be recalled. When an item is recalled, the new due date effectively replaces the old one. We will notify you at the address on file if an item is recalled from you. It is your responsibility to return the item on time. For more information on recalls, see the Recall Policy.

 

 

Special Items

Item Category

Loan Length

Audio-Visual (DVDs, CDs, etc.)

See the Digital Media Studio Circulation Policies.

Bound Periodicals

Up to 24 hours for photocopying, teaching or other special needs. Available to TTU faculty, administrators and graduate students only.

Children's Books

One week (all patrons)

Interlibrary Loan Items

Specified on the cover slip of each item. Available solely to TTU faculty, staff and students.

Reserve Materials and Textbooks

See the Reserve Policies and Procedures

Architecture Library Items

See Architecture Circulation policies.

Popular Reading

Three weeks (all patrons)

 

Regular Items

Patron Category

Loan Length

Full-time Faculty

End of current academic year (following May)

Visiting Professors

End of current semester or summer

Administrative Employees

End of current academic year (following May)

Research Associates

End of current academic year (following May)

Retired TTU Faculty

End of current semester or summer

Undergraduate Students

Three weeks

Undergraduate - Honors

End of current semester or summer

Graduate

End of current semester or summer

Intensive English

Three weeks

Continuing Education

Three weeks

Ex-Students

Three weeks

TTU Faculty/Staff Families

Three weeks

Special Projects

Three weeks

TexShare Cardholders

Three weeks

LCU and SPC Students and Faculty

Three weeks

HSC and Law Faculty

End of current academic year (following May)

HSC Students and Staff

Three weeks

Law Students

End of current semester or summer