Graduate Student
Faculty/Staff
Community Borrower/Alumni Association Member

 NEW/OTHER ITEM TYPES (NOT LISTED BELOW)

Item Type  Loan Period  Renewal Limit  Fines  Grace Period  Note 

Normal KSU Items

6 Weeks (42 days)

Unlimited

No daily fines. Billed $75 for replacement if overdue >30 days.

30 days

Materials overdue for over 30 days are billed for replacement at $75. Replacement charge is credited if item is returned before charge is sent to Bursar's Office.

OhioLINK Items

3 weeks (21 days)

6

$0.50/day. Billed $125 for replacement if overdue >30 days. $50 billing fee per returned item.

7 days

Materials overdue for over 30 days are billed for replacement at $125 ($75 replacement charge + $50 non-refundable billing fee).

OhioLINK Non-Book Items

1 week (7 days)

3

$0.50/day. Billed $125 for replacement if overdue >30 days. $50 billing fee per returned item.

NONE

Materials overdue for over 30 days are billed for replacement at $125 ($75 replacement charge + $50 non-refundable billing fee).

SearchOhio Items

3 weeks (21 days)

3

$0.50/day

NONE

Replacement charge and maximum overdue fine is $25.

SearchOhio Non-Book Items

1 week

3

$0.50/day

NONE

Replacement charge and maximum overdue fine is $25.

Kent State Audiovisual Media (DVD, VHS, etc.)

7 days

3

No daily fines. Billed $75 for replacement if overdue >30 days.

NONE

Materials overdue for over 30 days are billed for replacement at $75. Replacement charge is credited if item is returned before charge is sent to Bursar's Office.

Recalled KSU Items

2 weeks

No renewals

$5.00/day

NONE

You will receive notification indicating a new due date if an item you borrowed has been recalled.

Periodicals

1 or 7 days

1

$2.00/day

NONE

Check with library staff - may vary by library location, date of material, bound/unbound, etc.

2-hour Reserve Items

2 hours

No renewals (see note.)

$2.00/hour (per first hour, per additional hour)

10 minutes

May be checked out again (in effect, "renewed") if not in demand, as determined by library staff. Items cannot leave the building.

May be checked out overnight and taken from the building when borrowed within 1 hour of Circulation Desk closing. Some items may loan for 7 days to faculty.

2-hour/No Overnight Reserve Items

2 hours

No renewals (see note.)

$2.00/hour (per first hour, per additional hour)

10 minutes

May be checked out again (in effect, "renewed") if not in demand, as determined by library staff. Items cannot leave the building.

1-, 3-, or 7-day Reserve Items

1, 3, or 7 days

No renewals (see note.)

$5.00/day

NONE

May be checked out again (in effect, "renewed") based on availability after a 24-hour waiting period.

Interlibrary Loan (ILL) Items

3 weeks, or as marked

Contact ILL office

$5.00/day

NONE

 

Reference/Non-Circulating Items

0, 1, or 7 days

No renewals

$5.00/day

NONE

Many Reference items do NOT circulate; some items may loan for 1 day. Some items, especially those located in Main Stacks, may loan for 7 days. Check with library staff.

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