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Jessie Ball duPont Library

Library Services for the School of Letters

A guide to using the library for School of Letters students.

Library Hours

Find Course Reserves at duPont Library

Find Library Materials at duPont Library?

Where is this book?

Library Collections

How long can I borrow a book?

  • Main Collection Books: 6 weeks
  • Fooshee Collection Books: 5 weeks

Renew books up to 2 times (except conference participants) by bringing them by the Circulation Desk, calling, or going 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.

More Information about Borrowing Policies

Movies, Music and 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


  • 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

Electronic Books Information

Student Spaces

Computer Use and Internet Access


  • Send your document to for color printing.
  • 50 cents per page for color printing at the Circulation Desk on the Main floor
  • No charge for black and white printing at printers in ATC courtyard on the Ground floor. (Instructions near printers)


  • You can send and receive faxes at the Circulation Desk on the Main floor
  • The fax number is 931-598-1145
  • There is no charge for University students