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Whitaker Library at Chowan University : Checkout

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How long can books be checked out?

Most items are due back within 4 weeks of the checkout date. Items checked out to graduate students, faculty, and staff members are normally due back at the end of the current semester. Reference items may be checked out for two days at a time.  Reserve items and laptops can be checked out in two hour increments.

Who can check out materials from the library?

Current students, faculty, and staff, as well as members of the Friends of the Library may check out materials from the library. Upon request, borrowing privileges may also be extended to retired faculty, members of the Chowan University Board of Visitors, and local ministers. Members of the general public who wish to check out materials can do so by joining the Friends of the Library group ($25 fee).

What do I need to check out a book?

Students, faculty, and staff may use their Chowan University ID to check out library materials. Friends of the Library members can obtain a library card from the main desk.

Library Hours

Fall and Spring Semesters

Monday – Thursday 7:45AM – 11PM
Friday – 7:45AM – 4PM
Saturday – 10AM – 4PM
Sunday – 2PM – 11PM

Summer Semester

Monday – Thursday 8AM – 5PM
Friday – 8AM – 4PM
Saturday & Sunday– closed

EXCEPTIONS will be posted on the library door. Closed most Holidays.

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