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Jessie Ball duPont Library

Library Services for Students

A guide to using the library for college students at Sewanee.

Find Reserves at duPont Library

Research Guides by Subject

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.

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Need a book or article we don't have?

Videos, Music, and Audio Books


  • Checked out for 7 days
  • May not be renewed
  • Checkout 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


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