Answered By: Sara Whitver
Last Updated: Jun 22, 2018     Views: 229


Members of the community may purchase a Bama Borrower's Card at the Gorgas Library circulation desk.  You must complete an application and have a photo ID (valid driver's license or passport) and proof of residency (utility bill, rent receipt or voter registration card)  Card is valid for one academic year at a cost of $25.00 and may be renewed ($25.00 renewal fee) as long as the patron is in good standing with the library and presents documentation of current address.

Community user privileges do not include off-campus access to databases, InterLibrary Loan, Reserve items, and equipment loans.  Community users cannot place holds/recalls.

Books, musical scores, government documents limit is 5, circulation period is 30 days with one renewal.  Sound recordings, CD's, videos, bound periodicals, current periodicals and reference material are available for in library use only.

Failure to pay any overdue fine, fee or charge will result in loss of library privileges.  Past due accounts may be turned over to a collections agency.  Account holders are responsible for all collection cost and legal fees.

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