Borrowing Policies for Alumni


Books & Scores

Loan Period 3 weeks
Maximum Number 10 items
Renewals 3 renewals or 84 days total

Items will be automatically renewed unless there is a hold on the item.
Alumni  are not eligible to place holds or recalls on materials.

Overdue Fines


Audiovisual / Media

Loan Period

7 days

Maximum Number 1 item
Renewals No renewals
Limited Access Materials

4 hours, in-library use; no renewals

Overdue Fines

Regular: $5.00/day

All Other Library Materials

Alumni borrowers are not eligible to check out other items. Except for reserve items, you are welcome to use them in-house.

Lost Items

If library materials are not returned, the following lost item charges will apply:

Books, Scores, and Periodicals


  • $15.00 maximum overdue fines
  • $75.00 lost replacement


  • $30.00 maximum overdue fines
  • $75.00 lost replacement
Fondren Media Limited Access


  • $30.00 maximum overdue fines
  • $195.00 lost replacement

Circulation Blocks

A suspension of library circulation privileges will occur, if any of these situations apply to your account:

  • 1 overdue recall
  • $20.00 or more in fines/fees
  • Expired, lost, or stolen library card

Report your lost or stolen library cards to the Main Desk.