Circulation & Borrowing

Students

Material Type Loan Period Amount Fines* Renewals
Books 28 days Limit 50 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
Reserve Items 2, 3, or 24 hours Limit 2 $2 fine per hour or fraction thereof; fees at 5+ hours overdue No renewals

*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.

Faculty

Material Type Loan Period Amount Fines* Renewals
Books Due: May 1 Limit 70 No daily fines; fees at 28 days overdue 1 renewal
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
Reserve Items 2, 3, or 24 hours Limit 2 $2 fine per hour or fraction thereof; fees at 5+ hours overdue No renewals

*Lost, damaged, or extremely overdue items charged $60 replacement fine and $10 non-refundable processing fine per item. Checkouts blocked when fines reach $100.01. 

Staff

Material Type Loan Period Amount Renewals
Books 28 days Limit 20 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
Reserve Items 2, 3, or 24 hours Limit 2 $2 fine per hour or fraction thereof; fees at 5+ hours overdue No renewals

*Lost, damaged, or extremely overdue items charged $60 replacement fine and $10 non-refundable processing fine per item. Checkouts blocked when fines reach $50.01.

Alumnae, please see Alumnae Services.

Borrowing Guidelines

Questions? circadmin@mills.edu