Borrow, Renew, Request

Renew checked-out materials

Extend the due date for items you have borrowed including books, reserve items, laptops and interlibrary loans.

Borrowing Guide

Guide to loan periods, renewals, overdues, and other information regarding borrowing materials from the NCSU Libraries.


Request items not available at your primary library. Interlibrary Loan, Distance/Extension Delivery, Campus Book Delivery, Satellite Shelving Delivery, and Document Delivery services.

Technology Lending

Borrow laptops, iPods, eBook readers, digital cameras & camcorders, GPS units, graphing calculators, digital voice recorders, and more.

Hold or Locate Materials

Place a hold on an item currently checked out or missing, or request that staff locate a book that you are unable to find.

Petition/Appeal Process

Appeal charges for overdue, damaged, or lost materials. Includes online and downloadable Petition/Appeal forms.

Suggest a Purchase

Suggest a purchase for the collection using the online form.