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WRLC Student Borrowing Policies

Books

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 LimitationsLoan Period
Items from LauingerUnlimited6 weeks *
Items from BlommerUnlimited6 weeks *
Items from BioethicsUnlimited6 weeks*
Items from WoodstockUnlimited6 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

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 LimitationsLoan Period
Bound JournalsNot AllowedN/A
Media (DVDs on 2nd Floor, CDs at Circulation Desk)Unlimited, no renewals **7 days **
Equipment Not AllowedN/A
ReservesNot AllowedN/A
Government DocumentsUnlimited6 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.

** Overdue fines for media are $5 a day for five days, at which point replacement fees will be applied to your account.  Replacement fees are $120 per item plus the $25 overdue fine for each item.

Renew Your Items

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

Books can be renewed online through your Library Account. They can also be renewed 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.