Circulation

The Library welcomes Southwest Minnesota State University students, faculty and staff, as well as community members and retired SMSU employees.

Circulation periods and overdue charges for materials
and Equipment

  Loan period/Students Loan period/Faculty & Staff  Renewable? Non-refundable fee Replacement fee
Books 45 days 120 Days  Yes $10  Replacement cost
Maps 45 days 120 Days  Yes $10 Replacement cost
Journals/ Magazines Do not circulate Do not circulate  n/a $10  n/a
Audio and Video 7 days 120 Days  Yes $10 Replacement cost
Reserves Varies 2 hr -     1 wk 2 hours  No $10 Replacement cost
Interlibrary Loan Determined by lending library $12 Replacement cost

 

Circulation periods and overdue charges for equipment

  Loan period/Students & Staff Loan Period/Faculty Renewable? Non-Refundable fee Replacement fee
Laptops 4 Hours
In Library
use only 
4 Hours
In Library
use only
 No $10 Replacement cost
Headphones 1 day
On campus
use only
1 day
On campus
use only
 No $10 Replacement cost
Media Carts 1 day
On campus
use only
1 day
On campus
use only
 No $10 Replacement cost
Digital Camera  1 day  1 day  No $10 Replacement cost
CD, Cassette Players  1 day  1 day  No $10 Replacement cost

  

All fees are billed and paid through the SMSU Business Office.

Renewable items can be renewed once and will automatically be renewed if the item does not have a hold. Items through Interlibrary Loan may be renewed only upon approval of the lending library. Renewal requests can be made online through your library account.

Not a student, staff or faculty member at SMSU? Find information on using the Library by following these links if you are either a community member or a retired SMSU employee.



Last Modified: 7/25/18 4:11 PM