Access to Resources

Borrowing/Lending & Renewal Services
Borrow and renew

Undergraduates

Borrow & Renew

Books, Periodicals, and DVDs

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

Equipment

ITEM LOAN PERIOD MAX # OF ITEMS MAX # OF RENEWALS
Equipment - including Kindles, Microphones, Cables, and Tripods 1 Week None None

Faculty

Borrow & Renew

Books, Periodicals, and DVDs

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

Equipment

ITEM LOAN PERIOD MAX # OF ITEMS MAX # OF RENEWALS
Equipment - including Kindles, Microphones, Cables, and Tripods 1 Week None None

Staff

Borrow & Renew

Books, Periodicals, and DVDs

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

Equipment

ITEM LOAN PERIOD MAX # OF ITEMS MAX # OF RENEWALS
Equipment - including Kindles, Microphones, Cables, and Tripods 1 Week None None

Alumni

Borrow & Renew

To support lifelong learning Georgetown University offers its graduates continued library membership.

  • GU-Q alumni can borrow a total of 10 items with a maximum of 2 DVDs and 5 main campus books.
  • Main campus alumni can borrow a total of 5 items with a maximum of 2 DVDs. Access is not provided to main campus materials.
  • Alumni memberships can be obtained by completing the Alumni Application Form and providing a QR200 refundable deposit.
  • Remote access to a selected number subscription databases is available to alumni using their NetID and password. Click here for additional information.

Books, Periodicals, and DVDs

ITEM LOAN PERIOD MAX # OF RENEWALS
Books 4 Weeks (GU-Q) / 2 Weeks (Main Campus) 3
DVDs/Videos 7 Days None
Periodicals 7 Days None

Visitors

Visitors are welcome to come in and use the library space. Resources can be used within the library only.


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Qatar National Library

UCL Qatar

Borrow & Renew

The UCL Qatar library collections are located on the 2nd floor of the library. Use the self-checkout or take the items you wish to borrow to the combined UCL Qatar/GU-Q library circulation desk on the ground floor.

The UCL-Q community can also check out items from GU-Q Library.

Books, Periodicals, and DVDs

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