Borrowing Policy

Books: All circulating books are available to be checked out for the period detailed in the chart below, based on borrower type. Non-circulating titles must be used in the library.

Media: All circulating media (DVDs, VHS, CDs, audiobooks, etc.) are available to be checked out for a period of 7 days with a single renewal of an additional 7 days.

Late Fees for Reserve Materials: Any overnight, 2-day, or 3-day reserve materials that are checked out will be subject to a $25/day fee for each day it is overdue.

VALE Reciprocal Borrowing: This program allows FDU faculty and staff to check out books from other participating NJ academic institutions.

 

Borrower Type

Loan Period

Book Limit

Fines

Renewals

Lost

Academy

28 days

5

$.20/day

No

$100

 

Adjunct Faculty

28 days

n/a

n/a

Yes

$100

 

Administration

28 days

n/a

n/a

Yes

$100

 

Alumni

28 days

4

$.20/day

Yes

$100

 

Audit/Continuing ED

28 days

10

$.20/day

Yes

$100

 

Dissertation

1 Semester

n/a

$.20/day

Yes

$100

 

Emeritus

28 days

n/a

n/a

Yes

$100

 

Faculty

120 days

n/a

n/a

Yes

$100

 

Friend of the Library

28 days

4

$.20/day

Yes

$100

 

Graduate Student

1 Semester

n/a

$.20/day

Yes

$100

 

Honor Student

1 Semester

n/a

$.20/day

Yes

$100

 

L.I.F.E

14 days

5

$.20/day

Yes

$100

 

Middle College Faculty

28 days

10

n/a

Yes

$100

 

Middle College Student

28 days

5

$.20/day

No

$100

 

Paralegal

28 days

10

$.20/day

Yes

$100

 

Staff

62 days

n/a

n/a

Yes

$100

 

Undergraduate Student

28 days

n/a

$.20/day

Yes

$100

 

VALE

28 days

5

$.20/day

No

$100