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McNairy Library and Learning Forum Policies

Borrowing and Renewals

To renew library items, visit the Patron Login page and use your library ID number (on the back of your Millersville ID card) and last name to login. The number of renewals that are permitted depends on your borrower type (see the table below). Print journals and reference collection items may only be used inside the library. Items housed in Archives & Special Collections may only be used inside Franklin House.

  Books (General Collection),
Juvenile & Curriculum materials
DVDs & video Electronic resources Request It (E-ZBorrow)
MU students   # of items
unlimited

loan period
42 days

renewals
consecutive

# of items
unlimited

loan period
14 days

renewals
consecutive

On and off campus w/ valid library ID number loan period
12 weeks

renewals
ILL - 0
E-Z - 0
MU faculty, retired faculty, adjunct faculty and staff   # of items
unlimited

loan period
180 days

renewals
consecutive
# of items
unlimited

loan period
14 days

renewals
consecutive
On and off campus w/ valid library ID number loan period
12 weeks

renewals
ILL - 0
E-Z - 0
Millersville community patrons*    # of item barcodes
10

loan period
42 days

renewals
1
# of item barcodes
10

loan period
14 days

renewals
1
In library only; no off campus access Ineligible
Millersville affiliates**    # of items
unlimited

loan period
42 days

renewals
consecutive
# of items
unlimited

loan period
14 days

renewals
consecutive
On and off campus w/ valid library ID number Ineligible
Patrons from other selected institutions***    # of item barcodes
10

loan period
42 days

renewals
1
# of item barcodes
10

loan period
14 days

renewals
1
In library only; no off campus access Ineligible

* Millersville Community Patrons - A Library Card may be issued to individuals at least 18 years of age with valid picture identification at the Library Main Circulation Desk (annual fee of $25.00). High School students are not eligible. The annual fee is waived for residents of Millersville Borough, principals and superintendents of the Penn Manor School District, Millersville University cooperating teachers, and Lancaster County Historical Society staff and board members.

** Millersville Affiliates - The following groups are considered Millersville University Affiliates: retired staff; spouses of retired faculty and staff; spouses of current faculty and staff; children (over age 12) of current faculty and staff; members of the Board of the Friends of Ganser Library. To obtain a Library Card, affiliates must present picture identification and proof of status at the Main Circulation Desk.

*** Patrons from Other Selected Institutions - Active students and faculty from institutions with which Millersville University has reciprocal borrowing agreements may borrow materials from the library. Register for borrowing privileges by presenting your institution's ID card at the Main Circulation Desk and a Library Courtesy Card will be issued to you. The following institutions have reciprocal borrowing agreements with Millersville University:

  • Albright College
  • Allegheny College
  • Alvernia University
  • Bloomsburg University
  • Bryn Mawr College (Faculty only)
  • Bucknell University
  • California University of Pennsylvania
  • Carnegie Mellon University
  • Cheyney University
  • Clarion University
  • Dickinson College
  • Dickinson School of Law
  • Drexel University
  • Duquesne University
  • East Stroudsburg University
  • Eastern University
  • Edinboro University
  • Elizabethtown College
  • Franklin &Marshall College
  • Gettysburg College
  • Harrisburg Area Community College including Gettysburg, Lancaster, and Lebanon, York campuses
  • Harrisburg University of Science and Technology
  • Haverford College (Faculty only)
  • Indiana University of Pennsylvania
  • Juniata College
  • Kutztown University
  • Lafayette College (Faculty only)
  • LaRoche College
  • LaSalle University
  • Lebanon Valley College
  • Lehigh University
  • Lock Haven University
  • Lycoming University
  • Mansfield University
  • Marshall University (Faculty only)
  • Marywood University (Faculty only)
  • McDaniel College
  • Messiah College
  • Misericordia University (Faculty only)
  • Muhlenberg College (Faculty/Staff only)
  • Pennsylvania College of Health Sciences
  • Pennsylvania College of Technology
  • Pennsylvania State University Libraries
  • Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine (Faculty only)
  • Philadelphia Museum of Art (Faculty only)
  • Philadelphia University
  • Point Park University (Faculty only)
  • Rowan University
  • Rutgers University
  • St. Francis University
  • St. Joseph's University
  • Seton Hall University
  • Shippensburg University
  • Slippery Rock University.
  • State Library of Pennsylvania
  • Swarthmore College
  • Temple University
  • United States Army War College
  • University of Pittsburgh (Faculty only)
  • University of the Sciences (Faculty only)
  • Ursinus College (Faculty/Staff only)
  • West Chester University
  • West Virginia University
  • Wilson College
  • York College of Pennsylvania (Faculty only)
 

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