Library Policies

Staff and Adjunct Faculty

LIBRARY CARD

USE JBU ID card.

CHECKOUT PERIOD

21 days.

RENEWAL
PERIOD

Renewal period is 21 days.  May be renewed twice if there is no hold on the book; renewable by phone or email:  library@jbu.edu.  May have up to 10 books checked out at any time.

OVERDUE FINES

$.25 per day per book.

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.

VIDEOS, DVDs

Videos and DVDs do not circulate.  Video and DVD players are available in the library.

COPIER 

Ask at the circulation desk.  Copies are $.10 per page.

ONLINE RESOURCES

A number of web-based and CD-ROM resources are available, including the American Theological Library Association collection of full-text journals, the Christian Periodical Index, and Luther’s Works.  Ask the library staff for access assistance.

ARCHIVES   

Documents, artifacts, and special collections available for research; materials must be used in library.  Located in LRC 150; call for hours.

 

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

ProQuest Direct(full-text journals in all disciplines)

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

ABI Inform (full-text business 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

HealthSource (full-text health journals)        

Legal Collection (full-text legal journals)

LexisNexis Academic (business and legal information)

MLA International Bibliography(literary journal index)

Newspaper Source (regional newspapers)

PsycInfo (psychology journal index)

WorldCat (worldwide book catalog)