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Jessie Ball duPont Library

Library Policies

A resource to library policies about materials and computer use.

Library Cards

Students, faculty, and staff of the University of the South use their ID cards as their library cards.


If you don’t have a University ID, in order to qualify for a library card, you must be:

  • Sewanee Alumni-(NO charge)

  • Affiliated with St. Andrew’s-Sewanee (SAS) school-(SAS students & Faculty NO charge)

  • A permanent resident of Sewanee

  • A permanent resident of Franklin County

  • A permanent resident of one of the Tennessee counties bordering Franklin County(also Jackson County, AL)

  • A visiting scholar

  • A family member of faculty or staff


Applying for a library card?

  • A photo ID must be shown, if eligible.

  • You must be at least 8 years old.

  • If you’re under 18, you must have a parent/guardian with you when applying, unless you’re a St. Andrew’s-Sewanee student.

  • $10.00 charge for a new card or a replacement card (cash or check only).

Contact Circulation Staff if your address, phone number, or email address changes.