Borrowing Privileges

Borrowing Privileges: loan periods
Loan Periods for TUL books Leisure Collection Books TUL DVD/VHS EZ-Borrow ILLIAD
Faculty/Administration academic year (unlimited renewals) 8 weeks (1 renewal) 1 week (1 renewal) 12 weeks (no renewals) varies
Staff 8 weeks (3 renewals) 8 weeks (1 renewal) 1 week (1 renewal) 12 weeks (no renewals) varies
Graduate Students semester (5 renewals) 8 weeks (1 renewal) 1 week (1 renewal) 12 weeks (no renewals) varies
Undergraduates 8 weeks (3 renewals) 8 weeks (1 renewal) 1 week (1 renewal) 12 weeks (no renewals) varies
Courtesy Borrowers
(including alumni/PALCI Reciprocal borrowers)
4 weeks (3 renewals) 4 weeks (1 renewal)  (alumni only) 1 week (alumni only) n.a. n.a.
Borrowing Privileges: late fines
Late Fines for TUL books Leisure Collection Books TUL DVD/VHS EZ-Borrow ILLIAD
Faculty/Administration n.a. n.a. $1/day $.25/day $.25/day
Staff $.25/day $.25/day $1/day $.25/day $.25/day
Graduates $.25/day $.25/day $1/day $.25/day $.25/day
Undergraduates $.25/day $.25/day $1/day $.25/day $.25/day
Courtesy Borrowers
(including alumni)
$.25/day $.25/day $1/day n.a. n.a.
Borrowing Privileges: replacement charges
Replacement charges for TUL books Leisure Collection Books TUL DVD/VHS EZ-Borrow ILLIAD
Faculty/Administration $75 varies varies $100 varies
Staff $100 varies varies $100 varies
Graduates $100 varies varies $100 varies
Undergraduates $100 varies varies $100 varies
Courtesy Borrowers
(including alumni/PALCI Reciprocal borrowers)
$100 varies varies n.a. n.a.


 

*Most library materials are subject to recall by other borrowers. The fine for overdue recalled materials is $1/day.

**Reserve materials circulate 3 or 4 hours for in library use. -- check at your local circulation desk for questions regarding reserve materials. The fine for overdue reserve materials are as follows:

Three Hour Loans: $1.00/first hour, $0.50 each additional hour.

Four Hour Loans: $1.00/first hour, $0.50 each additional hour

 

* Lost Material Charges
 
We allow a 90 day period after the payment of a replacement bill when you can bring in the original lost book and be refunded the replacement fee paid.  Fines or processing fees are not refundable.  We do not accept replacement copies of lost books.  
 
Please contact Media Services at tulmedia@temple.edu for permission to replace a lost DVD with a new, sealed copy of the DVD. 
 
Borrowing privileges for the Health Sciences Libraries can be found here.