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Circulation Services: Affiliates and Friends

Alumni

Alumni are welcome to utilize all of our collections in the library during our regular hours.  They may also visit the Information Desk to use the affiliate computers to access all of the library's e-resources.  Alumni may receive book borrowing privileges by joining the Friends of the Library at the Circulation Desk.  Lifetime Alumni receive complimentary Friends of the Library cards by presenting their Lifetime Alumni cards at the Circulation Desk.  Additionally, alumni near and far may request library materials through interlibrary loan at their local library.  For the greater listing of library services to alumni, please consult the alumni services guidehttp://libguides.library.cofc.edu/alumniservices

Affiliates

PASCAL

Students and faculty with current ID cards from the Partnership Among South Carolina Academic Libraries (PASCAL) institutions may borrow circulating materials. Requesting patrons must be in good standing with the library of their home institution. Students, staff and faculty from PASCAL member institutions may also return books from other PASCAL libraries. The books will be returned via the PASCAL courier (Interlibrary Loan).

College of Charleston Special Instructional Programs

Students and faculty with current ID cards from PASCAL institutions may borrow circulating materials. Requesting patrons must be in good standing with the library of their home institution. Students, staff and faculty from PASCAL member institutions may also return books from other PASCAL libraries. The books will be returned via the PASCAL courier (Interlibrary Loan).

Other Affiliates

Any member of an organization which has been granted library privileges by the administration. This includes but is not limited to NOAA, SCDNR, advisory boards or other special groups. Please consult the Borrowing policy and the Computer Use policy for more information.

Friends of the Library

The library encourages patrons to support the library through its "Friends of the Library" (FOL) organization.

Anyone can join the "Friends of the Library" organization; however, the library does reserve the right of refusal. Annual membership rates begin at $75. Some of the benefits include:

5 book maximum checkout

Unlimited access to the affiliate computers during Information Desk hours

For more information, please consult the Friends of the library website.

Visitin Scholars

Visiting scholars may be given borrowing privileges to work on their doctoral dissertations or post-doctoral publications. Visiting Scholars must have letters from their institutions explaining their research interests. The Associate Dean for Public Services or Dean of Libraries must approve these requests.

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