Alumni Library

Borrow and Renew


Borrowing Library Materials

Register for a Library Account to borrow from the Library.
Search the
Library Catalog to find materials available for loan, reference, or online use.
Items marked AVAILABLE should be on the library shelves. Come to the library to check out these items.
Place a HOLD on items that are checked out. You will receive an email when the item is returned and we will hold it for you for one week.
Use OhioLINK to request items we do not own, are checked out, or are Library Use Only.

Borrowing Procedures

Alumni Library Loan period: 3 weeks for all items (books, CDs, and DVDs) that circulate.
OhioLINK Loan period: 3 weeks for books. 1 week for CDs and DVDs.
Maximum number of items checked out at one time: 10 items.

Who can Borrow?

Go to our Library Account page for details.

Renew and Return

Renewal Procedures

Renewal period: 3 weeks.
Number of renewals: 4

Renewals NOT available if:
Item is overdue.
A hold is placed on the item.
No renewals for CDs/DVDs from OhioLINK libraries.

How to Renew

Phone: 216-444-5697
In Person: not necessary to bring the item with you to renew.

Returning Library Materials

Drop off items at the Library's Information Desk, OR
Use the book drop (except for CDs and DVDs) outside of the Library by the time clock.