RIT students, faculty, staff, and alumni may borrow library material by presenting a current RIT ID at the Circulation desk at the time of check-out. Two forms of ID are required to borrow a laptop.
You are responsible for the timely return of items that you check out. Items cannot be transferred to another person.
A fines balance of $5 or more suspends your borrowing privileges..
PC and Mac laptops are available for check out at the Circulation Desk. The Laptops have a 4-hour loan period and can be taken out of the building. They are equipped with wireless cards, Microsoft Office and Internet browsers.
An RIT ID and one other form of government issued photo ID (driver's license, state ID, military ID, or passport) are required at check out. Only one laptop may be borrowed at a time per person. Only current students and faculty/staff may check out laptops. Alumni and guests cannot check out laptops.
We also have graphing calculators, HDMI cables, laptop locks, and whiteboard supplies available for loan at the Circulation Desk.
|Status||How Long? *||Renewals**||How many books at a time?|
|Undergraduate||3 Weeks||3 times||Unlimited|
|Graduate||10 Weeks||3 times||Unlimited|
|Adjunct Faculty/Staff||End of Semester||2 times||Unlimited|
|Regular Faculty/Staff||End of Academic Year||2 times||Unlimited|
|Alumni||3 Weeks||3 times||10|
|Osher Lifelong Learning Members||3 Weeks||3 times||10|
|Family Borrowers||3 Weeks||3 times||10|
|Other Patrons||Due dates my vary by patron||No||5|
* For regular circulating materials on the 3rd and 4th floor. Reserves, multimedia and some other materials have shorter loan periods.
**Please see the Recall policy for further clarification of the renewal policy