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Checking Out Books and Journals

To check out books and journals:

  • Take materials to the Circulation Desk on Sub-2 to check books to carrels or offices or place on the holdshelf; or,
  • Carrelholders and journal/publication staff can check out their own materials through the Self-Checkout system:
    • It's a touchscreen monitor, barcode scanner, mouse, keyboard and receipt printer
    • It's available on Sub-3 next to the public terminal near the staircase
    • Instructions for use are posted next to it.

No books can be checked out of the building; they can only be checked out to offices or carrels.

Renewing Books

Law Library patrons may renew their own materials online. If you are not successful in renewing an item, ask for assistance at the Circulation Desk or email Circulation staff using a form on this site.

  1. Log in to your 'My Record' Account.
  2. You will see a button marked "Items Checked Out". Click the link to view the materials you have checked out.

    Screen Shot of Checked Out Items button

  3. Sort your items if needed by selecting the Sort by Due Date button, which will put the items due soonest at the top.

    Screen Shot

  4. Select the materials you want to renew by checking the boxes in the RENEW column and then click the Renew Selected button. If you want to renew everything, click the Renew ALL button.

    Screen Shot

  5. If you cannot renew items, a message will appear on the screen. If you are successful, a new due date will appear in the "STATUS" column. Always check the STATUS column for information on the success or failure of your renewal.

Screen Shot

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