Borrowing Guide

To check out materials you must have an official photo ID in the form of a Wolfpack One Card, driver’s license, passport, etc.  If you are not currently a patron of the NCSU libraries, you may become a patron through the Friends of the Library.

Patron Types and ID Required
Lost Items
Late Fees

Choose your affiliation:

 

Undergrad and STEM High School:

Book Loan Period30 Days
Book Renewals Allowed3
Checkouts AllowedUnlimited
Interlibrary LoanYes
Off-site Electronic AccessYes
Reserve MaterialsYes
Tech DevicesYes
Circulating MediaYes - 1 Week
Teaching MediaYes - 3 Hours
Video GamesYes
Cost of MembershipN/A

 

Staff - Current:

Book Loan Period30 Days
Book Renewals Allowed3
Checkouts AllowedUnlimited
Interlibrary LoanYes
Off-site Electronic AccessYes
Reserve MaterialsYes
Tech DevicesYes
Circulating MediaYes - 1 Week
Teaching MediaYes - 3 Hours
Video GamesYes
Cost of MembershipN/A

Staff - Retired:

Book Loan Period30 Days
Book Renewals Allowed3
Checkouts AllowedUnlimited
Interlibrary LoanYes
Off-site Electronic AccessYes
Reserve MaterialsYes
Tech DevicesNo
Circulating MediaYes - 1 Week
Teaching MediaYes - 3 Hours
Video GamesYes
Cost of MembershipN/A

Graduate and Honors Undergraduate:

Book Loan Period90 Days
Book Renewals AllowedUnlimited
Checkouts AllowedUnlimited
Interlibrary LoanYes
Off-site Electronic AccessYes
Reserve MaterialsYes
Tech DevicesYes
Circulating MediaYes - 30 Days
Teaching MediaYes - 30 Days
Video GamesYes
Cost of MembershipN/A

Faculty - Current and Retired:

Book Loan Period90 Days
Book Renewals AllowedUnlimited
Checkouts AllowedUnlimited
Interlibrary LoanYes
Off-site Electronic AccessYes
Reserve MaterialsYes
Tech DevicesYes
Circulating MediaYes - 30 Days
Teaching MediaYes - 30 Days
Video GamesYes
Cost of MembershipN/A

Centennial Campus Partners:

Book Loan Period90 Days
Book Renewals Allowed4
Checkouts AllowedUnlimited
Interlibrary LoanYes
Off-site Electronic AccessLimited
Reserve MaterialsYes
Tech DevicesYes
Circulating MediaYes - 1 Week
Teaching MediaYes - 3 Hours
Video GamesYes
Cost of MembershipN/A

Spouse/Partner of Faculty, Staff, and Graduate Student:

Book Loan Period30 Days
Book Renewals Allowed3
Checkouts AllowedUnlimited
Interlibrary LoanNo
Off-site Electronic AccessLimited
Reserve MaterialsNo
Tech DevicesNo
Circulating MediaYes - 1 Week
Teaching MediaYes - 3 Hours
Video GamesNo
Cost of MembershipN/A

Temporary Employees and Encore/OLLI Members:

Book Loan Period15 Days
Book Renewals Allowed1
Checkouts Allowed25
Interlibrary LoanNo
Off-site Electronic AccessLimited
Reserve MaterialsNo
Tech DevicesNo
Circulating MediaYes - 1 Week
Teaching MediaYes - 3 Hours
Video GamesNo
Cost of MembershipN/A

UNC-System:

Book Loan Period30 Days
Book Renewals Allowed3
Checkouts Allowed50
Interlibrary LoanNo
Off-site Electronic AccessLimited
Reserve MaterialsNo
Tech DevicesNo
Circulating MediaNo
Teaching MediaNo
Video GamesNo
Cost of MembershipN/A

Friends of the Library:

Book Loan Period30 Days
Book Renewals Allowed3
Checkouts Allowed25
Interlibrary LoanNo
Off-site Electronic AccessLimited
Reserve MaterialsNo
Tech DevicesNo
Circulating MediaNo
Teaching MediaNo
Video GamesNo
Cost of MembershipVaries

TRLN:

Book Loan Period30 Days
Book Renewals Allowed3
Checkouts Allowed50
Interlibrary LoanNo
Off-site Electronic AccessLimited
Reserve MaterialsNo
Tech DevicesNo
Circulating MediaNo
Teaching MediaNo
Video GamesNo
Cost of MembershipN/A

Cooperating Raleigh Colleges:

Book Loan Period15 Days
Book Renewals Allowed0
Checkouts Allowed5
Interlibrary LoanNo
Off-site Electronic AccessLimited
Reserve MaterialsNo
Tech DevicesNo
Circulating MediaNo
Teaching MediaNo
Video GamesNo
Cost of MembershipN/A

RTP and Government Employees:

Book Loan Period15 Days
Book Renewals Allowed1
Checkouts Allowed25
Interlibrary LoanNo
Off-site Electronic AccessLimited
Reserve MaterialsNo
Tech DevicesNo
Circulating MediaNo
Teaching MediaNo
Video GamesNo
Cost of Membership$100