The Library will open effective August 26. Undergraduate and graduate students must have a green GU360 badge and a reservation to enter the library. To promote social distancing, hours and in-person services will be limited. Many other services remain available online. Find the most current information available on the Georgetown Libraries COVID-19 Updates and Resources page and the Library's COVID-19 FAQ.

or browse databases: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z #

You are here

You are here

Postdoctorate & Affiliated Researcher Borrowing Policies

Books

A stack of books
  Limitations Loan Period
Items from Lauinger Unlimited 6 weeks *
Items from Blommer Unlimited 6 weeks *
Items from Woodstock Unlimited 6 weeks *
Items from Bioethics Unlimited 6 weeks *

* All items are subject to recall. Recalled items are due 14 days after the recall is placed, or 1 week if needed for course reserves.

Other Materials

A stack of DVDs
  Limitations Loan Period
Bound Journals Not Allowed N/A
Media (DVDs on 2nd Floor, CDs at Circulation Desk) Unlimited 2 weeks with 1 renewal
Equipment (from Gelardin New Media Center) Unlimited 72 hour maximum
Reserves Max of 3 2/4/24 Hours or 3 Days
Kindles 1 4 weeks
Government Documents Unlimited 6 weeks *

* All items are subject to recall. Recalled items are due 14 days after the recall is placed, or 1 week if needed for course reserves.

Renew Your Items

A circular arrow, with its head pointed at its tail

You may renew your books up to three times if they have not been requested by another borrower.

Books and media can be renewed online through HoyaSearch from the My Library Account option, by phone at (202) 687-7607, in person at the Circulation Desk, or by responding to the electronic overdue notice.

Fines will accrue on all materials renewed three days or more beyond the listed due date.