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Borrowing Library Materials

From Baruch

  • How to Borrow
    • Frequently asked questions about borrowing
  • My Library Account
    • View due dates and times, renew loans, and place hold requests for books in the catalog
  • Borrowing Privileges
    • Your library card is your Baruch ID card
    • Validate it at the circulation desk
    • Use the self-check machine on the 2nd floor to check out books
  • Course Reserves
    • Check out high-demand items such as textbooks for 3 hours or get online access to items that your professor wants you to use (articles, book chapters, etc.)
  • Renew
    • Extend the due date for books you have checked out
  • Fines, Fees, and Policies
    • Learn about overdue fines, lost material fees, and policies.
Borrower Category Loan Period for Books
CUNY undergraduate students 4 weeks
CUNY graduate students 6 weeks
CUNY doctoral students 8 weeks
Baruch faculty 16 weeks
CUNY faculty 8 weeks
CUNY staff 4 weeks
Baruch alumni 3 weeks
Baruch CAPS faculty 3 weeks
Baruch CAPS students (certificate programs only) 3 weeks
Baruch courtesy card patrons 3 weeks
Baruch College Campus High School 3 weeks

Borrowers are responsible for the policies and fines associated with this service.

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