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Library Policies

A resource to library policies about materials and computer use.

Patron Type

Loan Period


6 weeks


16 weeks

D.Min. Students

6 weeks

School of Letters Students

6 weeks

Faculty (except Visiting Faculty)


University Staff/Visiting Faculty

16 weeks

St. Andrew’s-Sewanee

5 weeks

Community Members

5 weeks

Conference Participants

2 weeks

Books in the Fooshee browsing collection circulate for 5 weeks for all patrons.

Members of the Friends of the Library get an additional week for books and an extra day for videos.

Renewing Books:

  • Up to 2 times (except conference participants) in person, over the phone, or online if the books are not overdue.

  • Books that have been requested by another patron (recalled), items on reserve, CDs, and videos may not be renewed.
Jessie Ball duPont Library, University of the South
178 Georgia Avenue, Sewanee, TN 37383