Staff Borrowing

NOTE: Temporary staff have no library privileges.

Material Type Loan Period Renewals Overdue Fine Notes
Books 1 semester 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 ARCHE card at GSU Libraries Service desks.


*Available at Atlanta campus


  • A current Panthercard or a valid photo ID is required for checking out circulating materials. Borrowing privileges may be suspended for patrons with overdue, lost or damaged items or fees.
  • For payment of fines at the Atlanta campus library, cash, check, money order, and Panther Cash is accepted.
  • For payment of fines at the Perimeter campus libraries, please contact your local Perimeter library.
Alpharetta 678-240-6135
Clarkston 678-891-3647
Decatur 678-891-2585
Dunwoody 770-274-5085
Newton 770-278-1260
Atlanta 404-413-2820