Borrow & Renew

Georgetown University in Qatar

UNDERGRADUATES

ITEM LOAN PERIOD MAX # OF ITEMS MAX # OF RENEWALS
Books 4 Weeks Unlimited 3
DVDs/Videos 7 Days 6 None
Periodicals 7 Days Unlimited None
Kindle Fire & iPad 2 Weeks None None

FACULTY & TEACHING ASSISTANTS

ITEM LOAN PERIOD MAX # OF ITEMS MAX # OF RENEWALS
Books 1 Year Unlimited On-site renewal at the end of the semester
DVDs/Videos 7 Days 6 None
Periodicals 7 Days Unlimited None
Kindle Fire & iPad 2 Weeks None None

STAFF

ITEM LOAN PERIOD MAX # OF ITEMS MAX # OF RENEWALS
Books 4 Weeks Unlimited 3
DVDs/Videos 7 Days 6 None
Periodicals 7 Days Unlimited None
Kindle Fire & iPad 14 Days None None

University College London in Qatar

STUDENTS, FACULTY & STAFF

The UCL Qatar library collections are shelved on the 2nd floor of the GU-Qatar Library.

UCL-Q community can check out books from both their library as well as the GU-Q library and are subject to the following lending policies.

ITEM LOAN PERIOD MAX # OF ITEMS MAX # OF RENEWALS
Books 4 Weeks Unlimited 3
DVDs/Videos 7 Days 6 None
Periodicals 7 Days Unlimited None

GU Alumni & Community Users

GU-Q ALUMNI

To support the lifelong learning of GU-Q alumni, the library offers its graduates library membership. As members, alumni are eligible to access and borrow from the Georgetown University library collection.

Alumni members can have a total of 10 items checked out on their account (no more than 2 DVDs and 5 GU main campus books). GU-Q Alumni memberships can be obtained by completing the GU-Q Alumni Application Form and providing a QR200 refundable deposit.

GU Alumni also have remote access to a selected number subscription databases using their NetID and password. Click here for additional information.

ITEM LOAN PERIOD MAX # OF RENEWALS
Books 4 Weeks 3
DVDs/Videos 7 Days None
Periodicals 7 Days None

COMMUNITY BORROWERS & GU ALUMNI

The GU-Q Library welcomes all members of the community. Those community users wishing to borrow materials for use outside the library can apply by completing the Community Borrower Application Form and paying a QR200 payment. GU alumni membership is free, but a refundable deposit of QR 200 is required. The membership will be valid for one year from the date of sign-up. Partial year memberships are not available.

Community borrowers and GU alumni can have a total of 5 items checked out on their account (no more than 2 DVDs). They may not borrow materials from other libraries through interlibrary loan, including GU main campus library books.

ITEM LOAN PERIOD MAX # OF RENEWALS
Books 2 Weeks 3
DVDs/Videos 7 Days None
Periodicals 7 Days None

Education City Institutions

The Georgetown University in Qatar Library provides Interlibrary Loan services to Education City students, faculty, and staff. To make a request you will need as much information about the books as possible. Once you have obtained this, please speak with a librarian at your home institution.

Students of other Education City Schools are not eligible to check out periodicals, newspapers, DVD media, or Course Reserve materials.

ITEM LOAN PERIOD MAX # OF ITEMS MAX # OF RENEWALS
Books 2 Weeks 6 3
DVDs/Videos* 3 Days 1 1

*Education City Faculty and Staff only. Must be for classroom use.