The DiMenna-Nyselius Library is now open to Fairfield University students, faculty, & staff. To learn more about our reopening policies and procedures, visit the link below.

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Library About Policies Borrowing Periods

At Fairfield University, we have 3 types of borrowers:

Fairfield University Students

Unlimited item borrowing, except reserves (2 items).

Books (All items except Popular Reading) 28 Days
Books (Popular Reading) 28 Days (no renewals)
Center for Academic Excellence (CAE) in Library Use
Equipment (power cords and miscellaneous computer accessories) 4 Hours
Kits and 3D objects 28 Days
Laptop and iPad 4 Hours in Library
Microforms in Library Use
Reserve, in house 28 Days*
Reserve, overnight 28 Days*
Reserve, 3 day 28 Days*
Reserve, 7 day 28 Days*
Video (DVD, VHS) 28 Days (no renewals)

All Circulation Policies

*For the Fall 2020 Semester