Villanova & Rosemont Faculty

Loan Periods

Books from the Main Stacks


Bound & Current 


Popular and Audio Books

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7 days

3 hours

Varies from 2 hours 
to 7 days.

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30 days

3 hours,

library use only

3 hours, library
 use only


You may renew your Main Stacks library books twice either online, by telephone, or in person at the library on or before the due date. No renewals are permitted on Course Reserves.

Media materials (videos & DVDs), Popular Reading books, Laptops, Laptop parts, and Audio Books may be renewed once.

All library materials are subject to recall by another library patron or department. A recall will shorten your loan period and a notice will be sent to notify you of the adjustment to your due date. Failure to comply with a recall may result in a suspension of library privileges.

Borrowing Limits
You may borrow up to 200 Main Stacks books, 10 Reserve items, and 3 Media items.  Other limits may apply. 

Database Access
Rosemont College faculty may request access to subscription databases at the Circulation desk. 5 - 7 days is required for processing the request.

Lost Books

Faculty may either pay a flat $100 replacement charge or provide a brand new copy of the same title, edition, binding, and ISBN number. The replacement copy must be in new or very good condition and must not contain any visible damage or marks of any kind. A processing fee of $15.00 will be payable upon receipt and approval of the replacement copy.