Borrowing Library Materials

To ensure the availability of primary and reference materials and the completeness of loose-leaf and supplemented works, the following items are not available for checkout:

  • Primary law (reporters, statutes, administrative materials)
  • Reference material (including digests, directories, and encyclopedias)
  • Loose-leafs
  • All regularly updated (by pamphlet supplementation, or pocket parts) material

All other materials are available for checkout.

Loan Periods and Renewals for Circulating Items

 

Books 

 

Media

 
  Initial Loan Maximum Loan* Initial Loan Maximum Loan*
Graduate Students 16 weeks (112 days) 32 weeks (224 days) 1 week 2 weeks
Undergraduate Students 4 weeks (28 days) 15 weeks (105 days) 1 week 2 weeks
Law Faculty 1 year (365 days) 3 years (1095 days) 1 week 2 weeks
Adjunct Law Faculty 16 weeks (112 days) 32 weeks (224 days) 1 week 2 weeks
Visiting Scholars 16 weeks (112 days) 32 weeks (224 days) 1 week 2 weeks
Academic Employees 16 weeks (112 days) 32 weeks (224 days) 1 week 2 weeks
I-Share Members 4 weeks (28 days) 16 weeks (112 days) - -
Attorneys/Law Firm Members  4 weeks (28 days) 15 weeks (105 days)  -  -

* Renewals are granted provided there are no outstanding holds/recalls.

Fines for Overdue Items

3-hour Reserve $0.25 / hour
1-day / 7-day Reserve $0.50 / day