Lending Policies

  • Books may be checked out for three weeks and videos for one week. Extended use can be negotiated with staff.
  • Material can be mailed to those outside of the local area.
  • Special arrangements may be made with staff for meetings, consultations and evening or weekend use.
  • There is a fine of $.25 per day for overdue materials.
  • Patrons must obtain a community patron card (with user i.d. number), or use their EMU student i.d. card in order to check-out books. To obtain a card, contact the CRC.
  • To request materials contact the CRC Director Linda Alley at or by calling (540) 432-4219.