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Loan Policies

 

 

 

Loan Policy

Belmont College materials circulate according to the following schedules:

 

Material

Check out time

Circulating books 21 days + 6 renewals (if there is no hold)
Reference books In library use only, may not be checked out
Reserve materials Follow staff or instructor guidelines
Videos 7 days + 3 renewals
Audio Books 7 days + 3 renewals
Magazines and Journals 7 days
Building Preservation Collection 21 days , at discretion of BPR staff (Contact library staff or order from the Belmont College library catalog.)

 

Notes: Separate equipment loan policies are established for student and instructional equipment. The loan period for materials ordered through Interlibrary loan depends on the policy of the lending library.

 

Fines

OhioLINK Fines

  • $.50 Daily overdue
  • $15.00 Maximum overdue for items returned before 30 days from due date
  • $50.00 Processing fee for items returned after 30 days from due date
  • $125.00 Replacement fee for lost item

SearchOhio Fines

  • $.50 Daily overdue
  • $25.00 Maximum overdue for items returned before 50 days from due date
  • $25.00 Replacement fee for lost item

Local Fines

  • Minimum $59.00 replacement fee for lost item owned by Belmont College Library

 

To pay a fine obtain a printout of your fines from library staff. All fines are to be paid in the Business Office.