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About the Library: Circulation

Learn more about the Langston Hughes Memorial Library.

Circulation

Located on the main floor of the library, the circulation desk offers the following services:

  • Borrow and return library items
  • Check out course reserves
  • Pick up interlibrary loan items
  • Pay library fines
  • Reserve a room

The circulation desk is also the place to go to sharpen pencils, hole punch, staple or clip papers together, and find scrap paper.

Lending Periods

  • The lending periods listed below are for standard circulating materials.
  • Course reserves, reference books, periodicals, and special collections materials are for in library use only.

Lincoln University Affiliation

Lending Period

Students

28 days

(Final due date will be 2 days before final day of semester exams)

Faculty Current academic semester
Staff

28 days

(Final due date will be 2 days before final day of  semester exams)

Alumni

28 days

(Final due date will be 2 days before final day of semester exams)

Community Members

28 days

(Final due date will be 2 days before final day of semester exams)


 

Fines by Material

  • $0.25 per item/per day for circulating materials
  • $5.00 per item/per day for unauthorized removal charge with regard to reserve/reference/and all materials that are In Library Use Only
  • $3.00 collection fee is added if sent to the Bursar's Office at the month's end

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