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Jessie Ball duPont Library

Library Services for Community Members

A guide to community member use of duPont Library.

Access Services Librarian

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Terri Limbaugh
duPont Library
University of the South: Sewanee
178 Georgia Avenue
Sewanee, TN 37383-1000


Can I borrow materials as a Community Member?

  • A permanent resident of Sewanee

  • A permanent resident of Franklin County

  • A permanent resident of one of the Tennessee counties bordering Franklin County

  • A visiting scholar

  • A family member of faculty or staff

How long can I borrow a book?

  • 5 weeks for books for Community Members

  • Renew up to 2 times (in person, online, or over the phone)

How long can I borrow movies, music or audio books?


  • Checked out for 7 days
  • May not be renewed
  • Check out a total of 5 videos at a time
  • Must be 18 or older to check out R-rated or Mature-Rated videos
  • Music
  • Checked out for 7 days
  • Checkout a total of 5 CDs at a time

Audio Books

  • Checked out for 5 weeks
  • Check out up to 3 audio books
  • We also offer streaming audiobooks from Overdrive and Hoopla

More Information about Videos, Music, and Audio Books



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