Library Policies

Faculty

LIBRARY CARD

 Use JBU I.D. card.

CHECKOUT PERIOD

Books checked out to faculty are due in December or June.

CHECKOUT LIMITS  

There is no limit to the number of books a faculty member may check out.

OVERDUE FINES

No overdue fines on books for faculty.

UNRETURNED MATERIALS

You will be billed for replacement of item(s), plus $10 processing fee per item.
INTERLIBRARY LOANS Requested items will be available in 1 - 2 weeks.  Request items in person or by mail, phone, fax, or email (simones@jbu.edu) or use the online form at the library web site.

RESEARCH QUESTIONS

May be phoned in or sent electronically, using the online form at the library website, IM, text, or email:  spaschold@jbu.edu.

DVDs/VIDEOS  

DVDs and videos from the library’s AV collection may be checked out by faculty only; checkout period is 6 months.  DVDs from the Film Library may be checked out for 7 days; $.25 per film per day will be assessed for overdue Film Library DVDs.

RESERVE MATERIALS

Please pick up reserve materials at the end of the semester.  You are responsible for determining whether reserve materials fall within “Fair Use Guidelines.”   Email mhaberma@jbu.edu with questions regarding placing copyrighted materials on reserve.

ONLINE RESOURCES
Available from any computer with Internet access, via http://www.jbu.edu/library; click on “Online Resources.”  When prompted, enter your JBU username and password.  If you don’t know your JBU username and password, email:  help@jbu.edu .

 

EBSCO Academic Search Elite (full-text journals in all disciplines)

ProQuest Direct(full-text journals in all disciplines)

Gale Online Resources (full-text journals in all disciplines)

ABI Inform (full-text business journals)

American Chemical Society Journals

ATLAS (full-text theology articles and journal index)

BioOne (full-text biology journals)

Britannica Online

Business Source Elite (full-text business journals)

Christian Periodical Index Online

ERIC (education digests)

Gallup Polls

Hoover’s Company Reports

JSTOR (complete back runs of 400 journals in all disciplines)

Legal Collection (full-text legal journals)

LexisNexis Academic (business and legal information)

Market Research (data and analysis of business markets)

MLA International Bibliography(literary journal index)

Professional Development Collection (full-text education journals)

PsycInfo (psychology journal index)

WorldCat (worldwide book catalog)

EBSCO eBooks (93,000 scholarly ebooks)