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Circulation & Borrowing: Visiting and Borrowing from Other RI Libraries

Information about Circulation, Borrowing, and Library Access.

Visiting and Borrowing from Brown University

Borrowing from Brown

URI's University Libraries and Brown University Libraries have collaborated on an agreement and procedures to insure on-site borrowing for URI patrons.

In regards to off-site borrowing, those requests must be still made using Interlibrary Loan. The link to that page is here:  http://uri.libguides.com/interlibraryloan

Please check your library account before visiting Brown.  Brown items will not be checked out to anyone with overdue fines (any amount) and/or overdue items.

You can check your record by contacting Circulation.

    Kingston - 874-2672
    Narragansett - 874-6161
    Providence - 277-5130


Below is the text to the on-site borrowing procedures for URI patrons who visit Brown:

Most holders of current URI IDs, with clear records at the URI University Libraries, have access and borrowing privileges at the Brown Library.

This includes:

  • URI Faculty
  • URI Graduate Students
  • URI Undergraduates
  • URI Staff

Brown Libraries available for URI users:

  • Rockefeller Library, 10 Prospect Street
  • Sciences Library, 201 Thayer Street
  • Orwig Music Library, 1 Young Orchard Avenue
  • John Hay Library, 20 Prospect Street


Patron Information:

    Library Website:  http://library.brown.edu/index.php
    Library Hours & Location:  http://library.brown.edu/libweb/hours.php
    Josiah can be searched via this link:  http://josiah.brown.edu/
    Contact number: 401­-863­-2165


Rules of Use at Brown

  • Register at the Brown Library each academic year and summer by presenting your URI ID at the Rockefeller Library service desk.
  • Brown staff will check your URI Library record to confirm your current and good standing.
  • Your URI ID will be your Brown library card for that academic year or summer.
  • Most books at the Rockefeller, Sciences and Orwig libraries can be checked out.
  • Most other material may be used in the library building.
  • URI faculty can borrow up to 25 items for about a month.
  • Others from URI can check out up to 5 at a time for a month.
  • Usually renewable.
  • There may be charges if material is not returned promptly.
  • Charges accrued at the Brown Library may be transferred to your URI Library account.
  • Please return books to the owning library.

 

Visiting and Borrowing from Salve Regina University

Borrowing from Salve Regina University's McKillop Library

URI's University Libraries and Salve Regina University's McKillop Library have collaborated on an agreement and procedures to insure on-site borrowing for URI patrons.

In regards to off-site borrowing, those requests must be still made using Interlibrary Loan. The link to that page is here:  http://uri.libguides.com/interlibraryloan

Please check your library account before visiting the McKillop Library.  The McKillop's items will not be checked out to anyone with overdue fines (any amount) and/or overdue items.

You can check your record by contacting Circulation.

    Kingston - 874-2672
    Narragansett - 874-6161
    Providence - 277-5130

The following members of the URI community (with clear records at the URI University Libraries) have access and borrowing privileges at the McKillop Library:

·  URI Faculty

·  URI Graduate Students

·  URI Undergraduates

·  URI Staff


Information about the McKillop Library:

    Library Website:  http://library.salve.edu/
    Library Hours:  http://salve.libcal.com/hours/
    Location/Directions:  http://library.salve.edu/directions.html

The online catalog can be searched via this link:  http://library.salve.edu/newcatalog.html

    Contact number: 401­-341­-2330


Rules of Use at the McKillop Library for URI patrons

·  URI patrons can register as patrons of the McKillop Library presenting your URI ID at the Circulation Desk

·  The Library staff will check your URI Library record to confirm your current and good standing.

·  Your URI ID will be your McKillop library card.

·  The card must be renewed each Academic Year at the McKillop Library.

·  Most books at the McKillop Library can be checked out.

·  Most other material may be used in the library building.

·  Up to 5 items can be checked at a time for a month.

·  Materials that can be checked out may be renewable.

·  The McKillop Library materials can be returned at URI or at the McKillop Library.

Please be aware that as a patron using the resources available at the McKillop Library, you are subject to that Library's policies regarding damaged or lost materials

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