All library patrons must present a valid photo-identification card to access the collections. Andrews University faculty, staff, and students must present their current Andrews ID at the Circulation desk, in order to borrow materials. Community members must present a library ID or register, if not a member. ID cards are not transferable.
The following may borrow items from the library:
ATLA Reciprocal Faculty Borrowing Program and OCLC Reciprocal Faculty Borrowing Program
James White Library participates in the reciprocal borrowing agreements that allow our students, faculty, and staff in-person borrowing privileges at participating college and university libraries. Reciprocally other participating libraries have the privilege to in-person borrowing from our library.
If a patron has checked out an item that you need, you may recall it for your use. All materials are subject to recall by the library after the current user has had the material for 21 days. When a library material is recalled, the computer generates a recall notice with a new due date and sends it to the current borrower. The current borrower has to return the item by the new due date. An overdue fine of $1.00 per day per item is charged when recalled items are not returned on time.
You may renew your materials online using “MyAccount” or in person at the Circulation desk
All library materials may be returned to the book drop at the Circulation desk or those located outside of the Library. They may also be returned personally at the Circulation desk. However, Course Reserves must be turned in to a person at the Circulation desk.
A patron who has lost a library item will be charged for the replacement of the lost item. The patron has two options: