Loan Periods

Books (General, Juvenile)

  • Undergraduates - 4 weeks
  • AEOP - 6 weeks
  • Graduate Students - 6 weeks
  • Staff - 6 weeks
  • Faculty - 6 months
  • 1 renewal
  • Borrowing limit: 25 items for Chaminade students, staff, faculty

DVD, CD and other Audiovisual (except Reserves)
4 days - 1 renewal
Borrowing limit: 3 items for Chaminade students, staff, faculty

Per instructor guidelines

Laptops, Group Study Rooms
3-hour library use

Hawaiian/Pacific, Magazines, Newspapers, Reference
Library use only

Overdue Fine Policy

Books $.25 per day per item
Audiovisual (regular) $1.00 per day per item
Reserves (AV and print) $5.00 per day per item
Laptops, Group Study Room keys $5.00 per hour or fraction thereof

Overdue fines accrue daily, including days that the library is closed.

Patrons will be blocked from borrowing if they owe library fines or have overdue library materials. Block threshold: $10.00 fines or 2 overdue items.

Items are considered long overdue when overdue charges reach $10.  Long overdue charges include any accrued overdue fines, the average replacement cost of the item, plus a $10.00 non-refundable processing fee.

Lost Items

Lost library material charges include overdue fines plus average replacement costs plus a $10.00 non-refundable processing fee.