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 can be checked out for 2 nights, excluding weekends and holidays. Audiobooks, Kill-O-Watt Meters, and some video sets can be checked out 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 U-M Library Catalog Search or through our Advance Reservation Form. Renewals can be made in the My Account section of U-M Library Catalog.

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: 08/27/2018