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Hours & Policies

Library policies and procedures relating to collections and services.

Loan Periods for Students, Faculty, & Staff

Students

  • Main Collection Books: 30 Days (2 renewals and limited to 25 books at one time)
  • Browsing Collection Books: 30 Days
  • DVDs: 7 days (1 Renewal and limited to 5 DVDs at one time)
  • Reserves: 3 Hours (Building Use Only.  No renewals.)
  • Laptop Kiosk Laptops: 3 Hours (1 laptop per patron.  Only for use by current Guilford College students, faculty, and staff. Building Use Only. No Renewals)
  • Laptops: 3 Hours (1 laptop per patron.  Only for use by current Guilford College students, faculty, and staff. Building Use Only. 1 renewal)
  • Laptops: 3 Days (1 laptop per patron. Only for use by current Guilford College students, faculty, and staff. No renewals and limited to 5 checkouts per semester)
  • iPads: 5 Days  (1 iPad per patron. Only for use by current Guilford College students, faculty, and staff. No renewals and limited to 5 checkouts per semester)
  • Hub projection adapters for MacBooks and iPads: 3 Hours  (1 per patron, only for use in Hege Library.  Renewals allowed.)
  • Dry-erase Marker Kits: 3 Hours  (1 per patron, only for use in Hege Library.  No renewals.)
  • Interlibrary Loan:  Loan periods are set by the lending library; please check the wrapper on the item or ask an Access & Information Services Staff Member for assistance.

Faculty/Staff

  • Main Collection Books: 1 Semester
  • Browsing Collection Books: 30 Days
  • DVDs: 7 days (2 Renewals)
  • Reserves: Overnight
  • Laptop Kiosk Laptops: 3 Hours (1 laptop per patrorn. Only for use by current Guilford College students, faculty, and staff. Building Use Only. No Renewals)
  • Laptops: 3 Hours (1 laptop per patron. Only for use by current Guilford College students, faculty, and staff. Building Use Only. 1 renewal)
  • Laptops: 3 Days (1 laptop per patron. Only for use by current Guilford College students, faculty, and staff.  No renewals)
  • iPads: 5 Days  (1 iPad per patron. Only for use by current Guilford College students, faculty, and staff.  No renewals)
  • Interlibrary Loan:  Loan periods are set by the lending library; please check the wrapper on the item or ask an Access & Information Services Staff Member for assistance.

Alumni, Emeritus Faculty, and Retired Staff

  • Main Collection Books: 30 Days (2 renewals)           
  • Browsing Collection Books: 30 Days 
  • Guest wireless login available for those who bring their own devices. 
  • Use of copier/scanners while on campus with a charge of $.10 per page

Limits:

  • Maximum of 10 books at a time
  • No checkout of DVDs
  • No checkout of laptops or ipads or other educational media
  • No access to interlibrary loan
  • No printing available
  • No access to study space or room reservations