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Access Services

Circulation and Reserve Information

The Learning Resources Center provides resources and services to its faculty, staff, students and community through a central facility located in the heart of the campus.

The Learning Resources Center is open 78 hours per week during the Fall Semester and 64 hours per week during the Summer Session and provides access to print and non-print and electronic media. The library is very technologically advanced and provides access to many online databases.


The hours of operation of the Course Reserves and Circulation Desk at the Learning Resources Center during the fall and spring semester are as follows:

Monday - Thursday: 8:00 AM - 11:00 PM

Friday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Saturday: 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Sunday: 3:00 PM - 8:00 PM


The hours of operation for Course Reserves and Circulation during the summer session are as follows:

Monday - Thursday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Closed Friday and Saturday and Sunday


Books must be checked out 15 minutes prior to closing.

Borrowing Privileges

Borrower Type Loan Period Item Limit CD/DVD Period CD/DVD Limit
Undergraduates 30 days 10 2 days 3
Graduates 90 days 10 7 days 3
Doctoral Candidates 180 days 25 14 days 3
Faculty/Staff 180 days None 14 days 3
Students from Other Universities 30 days 2 N/A


If you have a question about borrowing materials or fines/fees, contact the Head of Access Services by email or phone at 256-372-4719.

Circulation Policy & Procedures

Reciprocal Access Program