Askwith Media Library Policies

Borrowing, Reserving and Renewing Materials

U-M faculty, staff, students and guests with an active U-M library account are eligible to check out Askwith Media Library materials. Most videos circulate for 2 nights, excluding weekends and holidays. Audiobooks, Kill-O-Watt Meters, and some video sets circulate for 3 weeks.

Students can check out up to five items at a time with no renewals. 

U-M Faculty and staff can make advance reservations for Askwith materials using the Advance Booking function in Mirlyn  or through our Advance Reservation Form. Renewals can be made in the My Account section of Mirlyn.

All Askwith materials, including Faculty Reserve items, can be viewed in-house by anyone with a valid photo ID. 

Fines, Recalls, and Replacement Fees

Late fines for students are $5.00 per day per item.

All U-M borrowers are subject to RECALL fines of $10.00 per day. 

For non-returned items, the University Library charges a processing fee of  $50.00 plus the replacement cost of the item and all applicable fines.

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Last modified: 12/12/2014