Checkout Periods

Students Faculty and Staff Alumni Community Members
Books 6 weeks 26 weeks 6 weeks 3 weeks
Journals/Magazines 7 Days 7 Days 7 Days N/A
DVDs and CDs 14 Days 14 Days 14 Days 14 Days
Laptops 6 Hours 6 Hours N/A N/A
Digital Cameras
(Flip video or point-and-shoot)
7 Days 7 Days 7 Days N/A
Voice Recorders 100 Days 100 Days 100 Days N/A
Calculators 6 Hours 6 Hours 6 Hours N/A
Interlibrary Loans (ILL): Determined by the lending library. Log in to your account to see your due dates.

A complete listing of loan information can be found at the Loan Policies page.

Study Rooms

Study rooms are available on the first and second floor of the St. Paul campus library. They seat 2 to 8 people and can be checked out for 4-hour blocks of time. Students or faculty can reserve rooms up to 2 weeks in advance online or by calling (651) 793-1616 or (651) 793-1634.


Accessibility equipment

iPads, Victor Streams, Livescribe pens, and other recording and audio playback devices are available for checkout. Contact the Library or Center for Accessibility Resources office for details.