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Circulation & Borrowing

Information about Circulation, Borrowing, and Library Access.

Loan periods for books

Books, including some government publications, are loaned to borrowers for 28 days. 

Faculty and graduate students receive a 120-day loan. 

Charge-out procedures for books

The book(s) to be borrowed and a validated University ID card or a Rhode Island Resident Card are given to the circulation attendant who charges the book out. The date due will be stamped on a slip in the back of the book.

Serials (journals, magazines, and newspapers) and reference books do not circulate. Fines are imposed for overdue items.

Circulation Hours & Contact

Robert L. Carothers Library & Learning Commons


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