Lending Unit Policies

What we Loan

We will loan the following items:

  • books
  • most microfilms
  • newspapers (film copy)
  • AV materials (on a case- by-case basis)
  • theses and dissertations (2nd copy only)

We accept international requests

Loan Periods

  • most items 56 days
  • microforms 35 days

No renewals allowed.


Arkansas and GWLA (Greater Western Library Alliance) libraries are not charged.

All other institutions:

  • Loans
    • Loans: $15 IFM (ILL Fee Management) or $20 invoice
  • Photocopies
  • 1-50 pages: $15 IFM or $20 invoice
  • 51-100 pages: $20 IFM or $25 invoice

Rush Requests

Rush items can be shipped via FedEx if the borrowing library supplies us with their account number.

Rush articles will be sent via Odyssey, Ariel, or Fax.