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Books & Print
  Undergrad Graduate Faculty Alumni
Books 30 Days
Honors Students: Semester
End of Semester June 5th 30 Days (x2 renewals)
Book Limit 35 50 100 10
Reference In-Library Use Only
Reserves Varies
Check Course Reserves Here
Periodicals In-Library Use Only

Media & Technology


Resource Undergrad Graduate Faculty Alumni
Laptops Students Only
See Availability Here
CD, LP, Recital CD (Music Library) 5 for 10 days 10 for 10 days 20 for 10 days 3 for 10 days
Microform In Library Use Only
Video & DVD ($5.00 per day late fee) 3 for 10 days 3 for 10 days 5 for 10 days 3 for 10 days

Non UofM Students and Community Members


Resource Other College Community Members High School/IEI Students
Books                          10 for 30 Days                      5 for 14 Days
In-Library Use Only
Videos & DVDs In-Library Use Only
CD, LP, Recital CD (Music Library) 3 for 10 days In-Library Use Only

Your University of Memphis ID, area college ID, or Special Privileges card is your only means of checkout. You will receive three email reminders regarding the status of your checked-out materials. It is your responsibility to return items on time.


Late Fees

FINES and FEES The information below applies to all of the UofM Libraries system. All Libraries billing is handled centrally. All fines must be paid through the Bursar's office either in person or online through MyMemphis. If you have questions about a bill you have received, please contact Ms. Frankie Perry in the Circulation Department in McWherter Library, 901.678.4483.


General Circulation Materials

Overdue fines for most items accrue at the rate of $.25 per day up to 30 days, for a maximum $7.50 fine. After 30 days, an item is assumed lost. A nonrefundable $10.00 processing fee AND the replacement cost are added for each item. If the item is returned after 30 days, the replacement cost is deducted. The total due is $17.50 per item ($7.50 fine plus $10.00 processing fee).


Reserve and Other Limited Checkout Materials

Overdue fines for CD's accrue at the rate of $.50 per day, to a maximum $15.00 fine. Fines for Overnight, 24 Hour, 3 Day, and 7 Day Reserve items accrue at $1.00 per day, to a maximum $12.00 fine. Fines for 2 Hour Reserve items accrue at a rate of $1.00 per hour or portion of an hour, to a maximum $12.00 fine. Fines for circulating videos and DVD's accrue at $5.00 per day, to a maximum $50.00 fine per item. Recalled Materials Fines for recalled items accrue at $1.00 per day or portion of a day, to a maximum $12.00 fine.