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Loan Rules Have Changed

June 11, 2012

The Health Sciences Library hopes customers enjoy the new, extended loan periods. Please contact staff @ the Desk with any questions.

Changes to the OSU Libraries' loan periods, effective June 11, 2011:

  • Faculty, staff and graduate students: 17-week checkout period
  • Undergraduate students: 6-week checkout period
  • Courtesy card patrons: 3-week checkout period, with a maximum of five OSU items on their account

Items may be recalled after three weeks.

New loan periods have gone into effect for OhioLINK as well:

  • Faculty and staff: 6-week checkout period
  • Students: 3-week checkout period
  • Courtesy Patrons: 3-week checkout period, maximum of five OhioLINK items on patron account.

Holds can be placed 10 days or less from the due date and patrons cannot recall items.