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Ort Library Borrowing and Circulation Policies: User Access at a Glance

The following guide contains information about the Ort Library's policies and procedures for borrowing materials.

Circulation Desk

Circulation Desk Information:

Location: 3rd Floor of the Ort Library to the right of the Main Entrance

Phone: 301-687-4395

Click here for Circulation Hours

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User Access at a Glance

Borrower Type FSU's Circulating Material Loan Period for Most Items* Patron Placed Holds and Recalls (Borrowing Books from other USMAI Libraries) Recalls (Placing Holds on FSU Circulating Materials) InterLibrary Loan Remote Access to Databases
Current Undergraduate 28 Days Yes Yes Yes Yes
Current Graduate 1 semester Yes Yes Yes Yes
Faculty 1 semester Yes Yes Yes Yes
Staff 1 semester Yes Yes Yes Yes
Emeritus Faculty 1 semester Yes Yes Yes Yes
Retired Faculty/Staff 28 Days No Yes No No
FSU Alumnus 28 Days No (for most campuses) Yes No No
Community Borrower 28 Days No Yes No No


*DVDs and Videos circulate for 7 days for all borrowers.

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Access Services & Resource Sharing Department
Frostburg State University
Lewis J. Ort Library
Office 315
1 Susan Eisel Drive
Frostburg, MD 21532