|Loan period1||Maximum checkouts||Renewals allowed1||Overdue fines2||Recall fines|
|Books, journals, scores, maps, audio/video||30 days3||100||Continuously renewed||$0.50 per day (maximum $20)||$5 per day|
|Course reserves, library equipment4||3 hours5 / 1 day / 2 days / 2 weeks||3||No||$0.02 per minute (maximum $100)5||N/A|
|Items by consultation (on site only)||11 hours||100||No||$5 per day (maximum $20)||N/A|
|ROAAr items by consultation (on site only)||11 hours||100||No||N/A||N/A|
|Key and carrels||Fixed dates (end of semesters or summer)||3||Unlimited renewals||Keys: $5 per day (maximum $20)||N/A|
1 Subject to recall
2 Library fines are calculated 24 hours per day.
3 PhD students whose McGill ID expires December 31 may have their borrowing privileges extended until the date their thesis is due. Either an email or a signed letter from the student’s faculty administrator or thesis advisor must be sent to a Loans Supervisor at the appropriate library. (N.B. the email must be sent from a valid McGill address.)
4 Course reserves items must be returned to the branch library from which they were borrowed.
5 Some course reserve items on 3-hour loan can be borrowed overnight if they are borrowed within 3 hours before the closing of Library Services. These will be due back one hour after Library services begin the next day. Please consult with your branch library for more information.