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Library: Circulation

Simple rules for the library.

Circulation Policies

Patron Access

All students, staff, and faculty of American Academy of Art have access to the library and are granted borrowing privileges. An Irving Shapiro Library card must be presented to borrow materials.

 

Loan Periods

  Students Faculty/Staff 
Books (Regular Collection) 2 weeks; may be renewed twice 4 weeks; may be renewed twice
Popular Reading Books 4 weeks; may be renewed twice 4 weeks; may be renewed twice
Reference books In-library use only  Overnight; due next day 
Textbooks  In-library use only  Overnight; due next day 
Periodicals In-library use only  Overnight; due next day 
Stock books 2 weeks; may be renewed twice 4 weeks; may be renewed twice

 

Overdue Fines

Overdue fines are $0.10 per day per item, not to exceed the cost of the item.

For lost or damaged items, the fee will be the replacement cost of the item. A $10.00 processing fee will be applied to each item that has to be reordered.

Library fines must be paid in full at the end of each semester. Failure to do so will result in suspension of library privileges and schedules or transcripts held.

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