Alumnae Services

Alumnae are welcome to use the F. W. Olin Library after obtaining a membership card from the Alumnae Association of Mills College at Reinhardt Alumnae House. Please bring your card to the library to get a barcode so you can begin borrowing materials.


Material Type Loan Period Amount Fines* ** Renewals
Books 28 days Limit 10 No daily fines; fees at 28 days overdue 4 renewals
DVDs/Videos/CDs/LPs 7 days Limit 5 each No daily fines; fees at 7 days overdue 1 renewal
Current Magazines/Journals 7 days Limit 5 No daily fines; $5 replacement fee and $5 non-refundable processing fee at 7 days overdue 1 renewal
Equipment 3 hours Limit 2 No hourly fines; fees at 5+ hours overdue No renewals

*Total of 10 items can be checked out at one time—no course reserves.
**Lost, damaged, or extremely overdue items charged $60 replacement fine and $10 non-refundable processing fine per item. Checkouts blocked when fines reach $20.01. Banner holds are placed when fines reach $50.01.

  • There are two computers available for alumnae use.
  • You can access the Mills wireless guest network.
  • Library subscription databases and ebooks are not available.
  • Printing is not available.
  • Items can be renewed online via My Library Account.