Answered By: Walter Betts
Last Updated: Feb 12, 2017     Views: 558

The chart below indicates the loan periods for various types of items available for checkout.  Listed for each type of item is:

If an item loan can be renewed, the chart also indicates the number of times you may renew the loan. Unless noted, you may renew your items either online or in person at the Library Services or Music/Media Library desks. Faculty and staff may also renew items by telephone at 817.257.7112.

Information on library fines can be found in this LibAnswer.

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Books (Library Services | Music/Media Library)
Patron Faculty
& Staff
Graduate student Undergrad
student
Clark Society Friend
of the
Library
TCU alum Visitor
Number
of items
200 100 50 50 10 5 5
Loan Period 120 days 90 days 28 days 28 days 28 days 28 days 28 days
Renewal 5 times 2 times 2 times 2 times In person    
 
Items on reserve (Library Services | Music/Media Library)
Patron Faculty
& Staff
Graduate student Undergrad
student
Clark Society Friend
of the
Library
TCU alum Visitor
Number
of items
2 2 2        
Loan Period Varies Varies Varies        
Renewal              
 
DVDs/VHS (Music/Media Library)
Patron Faculty
& Staff
Graduate student Undergrad
student
Clark Society Friend
of the
Library
TCU alum Visitor
Number
of items
10 10 10 10      
Loan Period 7 days 7 days 7 days 7 days      
Renewal 2 times 2 times 2 times        
 
CDs (Music/Media Library)
Patron Faculty
& Staff
Graduate student Undergrad
student
Clark Society Friend
of the
Library
TCU alum Visitor
Number
of items
10 10 10 10      
Loan Period 14 days 14 days 14 days 14 days      
Renewal 2 times 2 times 2 times 2 times      
 
Music/Media Library scores (Music/Media Library)
Patron Faculty
& Staff
Graduate student Undergrad
student
Clark Society Friend
of the
Library
TCU alum Visitor
Number
of items
50 50 30 30      
Loan Period 30 days 30 days 30 days 30 days      
Renewal 2 2 1 1      
 
Government Documents (Library Services)
Patron Faculty
& Staff
Graduate student Undergrad
student
Clark Society Friend
of the
Library
TCU alum Visitor
Number
of items
200 100 50 25 10 5 5
Loan Period 120 days 90 days 28 days 28 days 28 days 28 days 28 days
Renewal 5 times 2 times 2 times 2 times In person    
 
Laptops, chargers, headphones, microphones and calculators (Library Services)
Patron Faculty
& Staff
Graduate student Undergrad
student
Clark Society Friend
of the
Library
TCU alum Visitor
Number
of items
1 1 1        
Loan Period 4 hours 4 hours 4 hours        
Renewal 1 time 1 time 1 time        
 
Video camera and tripods (Library Services)
Patron Faculty
& Staff
Graduate student Undergrad
student
Clark Society Friend
of the
Library
TCU alum Visitor
Number
of items
1 1 1        
Loan Period 48 hours 48 hours 48 hours        
Renewal              
* Students may use the video camera and tripods at the New Media Writing Studio (NMWS) within the library building, or check it out provided that a sponsoring faculty member has filled out a form. Contact the NMWS for further information.
 
Current journals (Library Services)
Patron Faculty
& Staff
Graduate student Undergrad
student
Clark Society Friend
of the
Library
TCU alum Visitor
Number
of items
5 5          
Loan Period 24 hours 24 hours          
Renewal              
 
Bound journals (Library Services)
Patron Faculty
& Staff
Graduate student Undergrad
student
Clark Society Friend
of the
Library
TCU alum Visitor
Number
of items
20 5 5 5 5 5 5
Loan Period 7 days 7 days 7 days 3 hours 3 hours 3 hours 3 hours
Renewal              
 
Reference materials (Library Services)
Patron Faculty
& Staff
Graduate student Undergrad
student
Clark Society Friend
of the
Library
TCU alum Visitor
Number
of items
1 1 1        
Loan Period 4 hours 4 hours 4 hours        
Renewal              
 
Special Collections (Use by appointment)
Patron Faculty
& Staff
Graduate student Undergrad
student
Clark Society Friend
of the
Library
TCU alum Visitor
Number
of items
             
Loan Period              
Renewal              
 
Graduate Reading Room Keys* (Usage restrictions)
*Graduate students not enrolled in courses during the current semester and pre-enrolled fall semester graduate students must check keys out to access the rooms. Current enrolled graduate students may use their TCU IDs for access.
Patron Faculty
& Staff
Graduate student Undergrad
student
Clark Society Friend
of the
Library
TCU alum Visitor
Number
of items
  1          
Loan Period   12 hours          
Renewal              

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