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 12 weeks (no renewals) varies
Staff 8 weeks (3 renewals) 8 weeks (1 renewal) 1 week 12 weeks (no renewals) varies
Graduate Students semester (5 renewals) 8 weeks (1 renewal) 1 week 12 weeks (no renewals) varies
Undergraduates 8 weeks (3 renewals) 8 weeks (1 renewal) 1 week 12 weeks (no renewals) varies
Courtesy Borrowers
(including alumni/PALCI Reciprocal borrowers)
4 weeks (3 renewals) 8 weeks (1 renewal) 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 n.a.
Staff $.25/day $.25/day $1/day $.25/day n.a.
Graduates $.25/day $.25/day $1/day $.25/day n.a.
Undergraduates $.25/day $.25/day $1/day $.25/day n.a.
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 material loan periods vary from 2 hours to one week -- check at your local circulation desk for questions regarding reserve materials. The fine for overdue reserve materials are as follows:
 

Two Hour Loans:  $1.00/first hour,  $0.50 each additional hour
Overnight Loans:  $1.00/first hour,  $0.50 each additional hour
Three Day Loans:  $1.00 per day
One Week Loans:  $1.00 per day
 
* 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.