Staff Borrowing

NOTE: Temporary staff have no library privileges.

Material Type Loan Period Renewals Overdue Fine Notes
Books 4 weeks 2 $0.25 / day Recalls will alter due dates
Reserve Books 2 hours, 3 days, or 1 week (at professor’s discretion) 0 2-hour reserves: $5 / hour
3-day & 1-week: $5 / day
CDs 2 weeks 1 $0.25 / day
DVDs and VHS 2 weeks 1 $1 / day DVD Limit: 5
Reserve CDs, DVDs 6 hours 0 $1 / hour In Library use only.
Periodicals Do not circulate n / a n / a
Periodicals from Storage 3 days 0 $0.25 / day
Reference Materials Do not circulate n / a n / a
GIL Express Materials 4 weeks 2 At the discretion of the lending USG institution See About GIL Express
Emory Materials 4 weeks 2 Ask at checkout Show your GSU ID card to borrow items from all Emory libraries.
ARCHE materials Ask at checkout Ask at checkout Ask at checkout Obtain special borrower’s card at Library North User Services desk to borrow items from ARCHE libraries.



  • More information on how to renew items.
  • For the payment of fines, the Georgia State University Library accepts cash, check, money order, or PantherCard.
  • For more information contact the User Services Desk: 404-413-2820 / Email