Borrow, Renew

SMU Students, Faculty, Staff, and Alumni

SMU Affiliation Loan Period* Renewal Borrowing Limit Fines
Undergraduate 3 weeks 5 times 50 items Regular circulating items
$.50 per item per day

Reserve items
$1.00 per item per hour

Recalled items
$1.00 per item per day
Graduate 120 days 3 times 250 items
Staff 120 days 3 times 250 items
Retired Staff 120 days 3 times 250 items
Alumni** 3 weeks 3 times 10 items
SMU Faculty 1 year unlimited 999 items  Recalled items
$1.00 per item per day

NOTE: Bridwell Library audio-visual materials circulate for 7 days (3 days for Alumni), and may be renewed up to two times (non-renewable for Alumni) .

*Borrowed materials may be recalled, resulting in a shorter loan period.

**Perkins School of Theology Alumni may obtain an alumni card at the Bridwell Library circulation desk; alumni of other SMU schools and colleges may obtain an alumni card at Fondren Library.