Borrowing Library Materials




Charts contain the following information: how many materials you can borrow, how long they can be borrowed, how many times they can be renewed, and their overdue fines. This information varies depending on the user.  


Borrowing Books

User Type

Borrowing Limit

Loan Period

Renewal

Overdue Fine

Undergraduate

50 books

30 days

2 renewals

25 cents per day. $15.00 max.

Graduate/Honors

50 books

1 semester

3 renewals

25 cents per day. $15.00 max.

Faculty

Unlimited

1 academic year

2 renewals

None.

Staff

50 books

30 days

2 renewals

None.

Guest

5 books

21 days

2 renewals

25 cents per day. $15.00 max.


Borrowing Periodicals

 

User Type

Borrowing Limit

Loan Period

Renewal

Overdue Fine

Undergraduate

Up to 50 items

1 hour

No renewals

2 cents per min.

$30.00 max.

Graduate/Honors

Up to 50 items

2 hours

No renewals

2 cents per min.

$30.00 max.

Faculty

Unlimited

7 days

No renewals

2 cents per min.

$30.00 max.

Staff

Up to 50 items

1 hour

No renewals

2 cents per min.

$30.00 max.

Guest

Up to 5 items

1 hour

No renewals

2 cents per min.

$30.00 max.

 


Borrowing Special Materials

This borrowing information remains the same for all the user types.

 

Material Type

Borrowing Limit

Loan Period

Renewal

Overdue Fine

A/V and Media

Limited by borrower type limit

4 days

1 renewal

$1.20 per day.

$30.00 max fine

Headphones

1

4 hours

No renewals

2 cents per min.    $15.00 max fine

Interlibrary Loan Materials

None

Varies

Varies

$1.00 per day.

$25.00 max fine

Laptop Computers

1

3 days (Central, AFA & SEL)

No renewals

$15.00 per day.
$60.00 max fine

Calculators (Only at Central & SEL)

1

24 hours

No renewals

5 cents per min.
$60.00 max fine

On-Site Reserves (Hourly)

Limited by borrower type limit 

Varies: 2 hrs, 3 hrs, 24 hrs

No renewals

2 cents per min.
$30.00 max.

On-Site Reserves (Daily)

Limited by borrower type limit 

Varies: 3 days or 7 days

No renewals

$1.20 per day,
$30.00 max.


Abuse of Library Privileges

The UT Arlington Libraries may suspend the library privileges and block the account of any borrower for the following reasons:

 

  • Failing to adhere to Library policies, including following the Library's Code of Conduct
  • Stealing or defacing library materials
  • Failing to pay library fines

Failure to return library materials and pay overdue fees may result in further collection procedures by the UT Arlington Business Office.



Contact Information

Phone: (817) 272-3395
E-mail: AskUs@uta.edu


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