Your SHU ID card is your library card. You will need it or a valid photo ID in order to check out materials from the library.
Items located at the Center for Healthcare Education do NOT circulate.
Items on Course Reserve may be checked out for the time limit set by the course instructor.
Anyone who not a current SHU faculty, student or staff is classified in our system as a guest borrower. Below are the categories of guests:
Notre Dame High School Students must have a signed form from their librarian to receive free borrowing privileges.
Bridgeport, Fairfield, and Trumbull residents can sign up for free borrower privileges. Alumni, Senior Citizens, clergy and Social Work Field Instructors do not pay a fee.
All other residents pay a fee of $40.00 per year.
All guests must register at the Circulation desk in order to borrow items.
Guest Borrowing Limits:
Interlibrary loan service is not available to Guests.
You may renew books online if they are NOT overdue. If your book or books are overdue, you must bring them into the library to renew them in person or call the Circulation desk at (203) 371-7702.
From the library home page, go to the "My Accounts" tab and then to "Renew Books." Login with the same SHU username and password that you use for SHU email, Blackboard, etc. and submit. Your personal library account will be displayed.
Check the book or books that you want to renew. You may only renew books according to the category of your borrowing privileges. Click the appropriate button, renew all or renew selected.
Be sure to log out of your account after this transaction if you are using a public computer.