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Circulation Policies
for
Undergraduate and graduate students

University Redhawks identification card is required for check-out.

Kent Library Materials | Galahad Materials | MOBIUS Materials
 


Kent Library Materials Circulation Policies
for
Undergraduate and graduate students

Journals/magazines and reference books do not circulate.

Loan Periods for undergraduate and graduate students

 Kent stack books

Government documents, best sellers, youth books & audio books

Undergraduate Students  

Graduate Students

Undergraduate and graduate students

21 days
One renewal

56 days
One renewal

21 days
One renewal

Videos, CD's, DVD's, Instructional Materials(K-12 curriculum books), kits, slides, audio cassettes, computer software

Undergraduate and graduate students

14 days
No renewal

Borrowing Limits for undergraduate and graduate students

Videos, CD's, DVD's, audio books, computer software

Books, government documents,  youth books, IM Books, kits, slides, audio cassettes

Undergraduate students

Graduate students

Undergraduate students

Graduate students

3

4

25

50

Fees and fines for overdue, lost or damaged library materials for undergraduate students and graduate students

Books, government documents and youth books

Videos, CD's, DVD's, kits, slides, I M books, audio cassettes,  computer software

2 & 3-hour reserves

1,3,7 day reserves

$.25 per day,
Billing 30 days after due date

$1.00 per day,
Billing 15 days after due date

$.25 per hour,
Billing 3 days after due date

$1.00 per day,
Billing 7 days after due date

On the billing date, all users with overdue materials are charged a $100 replacement fee and a nonrefundable $20 billing fee for each item.

Fines begin accruing immediately when an item is overdue. However, if material is returned before billing date, only accrued fines are due. Materials not returned are charged $100 replacement fee and nonrefundable $20 billing fee.

If item is returned in good condition or an approved replacement copy is submitted within 90 days of billing date, the $100 replacement charge will be refunded. However, the $20 billing fee is not refundable.

After 90 days, item will be withdrawn from the system and a returned or a replacement copy will not be accepted.

All accounts are payable to the Cashiers Office in accordance with University policy and the laws of the State of Missouri.


Galahad Materials Circulation Policies
for
Undergraduate and graduate students
 

MOBIUS (Missouri Bibliographic Information Users System) is a consortium of Missouri academic and public libraries of which Southeast Missouri State University is a member. MOBIUS libraries are organized geographically by cluster. Kent Library is part of the Galahad cluster which also includes Mineral Area College (MAC) and Three Rivers Community College (TRCC).

All Southeast Missouri State University students, faculty, and staff can request materials from Galahad via the library catalog. Materials that can be requested are listed below.

Loan Periods for
undergraduate and graduate students who use Galahad
(effective January 30, 2002)

Books, government documents,  youth books

21 days
One renewal

Borrowing Limits for undergraduate and graduate students who use Galahad

Books, government documents, youth books

Undergraduate students

Graduate students

25

50

Fines & Cost Policy for overdue, lost, or damaged library materials for undergraduate and graduate who use Galahad

Books, government documents, youth books

Videos

Galahad Users

Billing per item
30 days after due date
$100 replacement fee
$20 billing fee

Billing
15 days after due date

If an overdue item is returned in good condition or an appropriate replacement copy is submitted within 90 days of the billing date, the $100 replacement charge will be refunded. However, the $20 billing fee is not refundable.

After 90 days, the item will be withdrawn from the system and a return or replacement copy will not be accepted.


MOBIUS Materials Circulation Policies
for
Undergraduate and graduate students

MOBIUS (Missouri Bibliographic Information Users System) is a consortium of 57 Missouri academic libraries. Southeast Missouri State University is a member. MOBIUS libraries are organized geographically by cluster.

Southeast Missouri State University students, faculty and staff can request materials from all participating Missouri academic institutions through MOBIUS. A list of the materials that can be requested follows.

Loan Periods  for undergraduate and graduate students
(effective March 25, 2002)

Books, government documents, youth books

21 days
Two renewals

Borrowing Limits for undergraduate and graduate students

Books, government documents, youth books

Undergraduate students

Graduate students

10*

20*

*This includes requested books, checked-out books, and returned books that have not been checked-in by the lending library.

Books, government documents, youth books

Videos

Billing per item
45 days after due date
$100 replacement fee
$20 billing fee

Billing
15 days after due date
$100 replacement fee
$20 billing fee

If an overdue item is returned in good condition or an appropriate replacement copy is submitted within 90 days of the billing date, the $100 replacement charge will be refunded. However, the $20 billing fee is not refundable.

After 90 days, the item will be withdrawn from the system and a return or replacement copy will not be accepted.

suggestions/contact | updated 10/12/2007 Linda Zimmer