MSJC Libraries: Borrowing

Circulation FAQ

Question: What do I need to check materials out of the library?

Answer: To borrow from the library you must present a current MSJC ID card.


Question: What can I borrow from the library?

Answer: You can borrow books (of course), DVDs, CDs, calculators, and maps.


Question: What are the check out periods?

Answer: 

Item Type

Check Out Period

Books

3 Weeks

Popular DVDs

1 Week

Popular CDs

1 Week

Reserve Materials

2 Hours (in library use only)

 


Question: Can I renew items?

AnswerBooks may be renewed if they are not overdue and no hold has been placed on them. Renewals may be made by telephone, walk-in, or via our online catalog.  To renew online you must have your student ID number and library PIN number.   

  • Renewal Phone Number: (MVC) 951 639-5455 (MSJC) 951-487-3455.
  • There are no renewals on DVD's, or CD's

Question:How much are library fines?

Answer: 

Item Type

Fine

Books

.25 per day per item

Popular DVDs

$1.25 per day per item

Popular CDs

$1.25 per day per item

Reserve Materials

Up to $1.25 per hour

Interlibrary Loan Books

$1.25 per day

 

**Fines do not accrue on Saturdays, Sundays or Holidays