UNK faculty, staff and students, Nebraska residents 18 years of age and older, and members of other Nebraska educational institutions may borrow library materials.
Laptop Computer Checkout
The Library has ten laptops available for students to check out at the Circulation Desk with a check out length of four hours.
Library Loan Periods
Look up the check out periods for library materials.
Renewing Items Online
Most library materials that are checked out can be renewed once. Accompanying video demonstrates how to renew items online.
Reciprocal Borrowing Policy
Reciprocal borrowing is a policy whereby the faculty, staff and students of cooperating college and university libraries in Nebraska may, on site, borrow library materials at other, cooperating academic libraries.
Library Policies, Guidelines, and Procedures for the Lending of Materials
The following policies, guidelines, and procedures have been established to govern the lending of library materials.
Library Policies, Guidelines and Procedures For Lost or Damaged Material
Library patrons who lose or damage, intentionally or accidentally, library material are required to pay repair or replacement costs OR may elect to replace the lost or damaged material with an acceptable copy.
The Calvin T. Ryan Library assesses a fine to the record of any borrower who fails to return library materials on or before their due date. Accumulated fines can result in the suspension of borrowing privileges.