Loan Periods + Policies

The Harford Community College Library grants borrowing rights to students, employees and community members. Each group has it's own required identification, time allowances, and fees. Before borrowing, we suggest you review the parameters for the greoup that best applies to you.

Know before you borrow

ID Required: College ID/Library card

Material Limit Loan Period Renewal *Fine
Anatomical Models N/A 2 Hours (Library Use) 0 1.00 / Hour
Apogee USB Mic 1 7 Days 0 $10 / Hour
Books in Legal Collection N/A Library Use Only Library Use Only Library Use Only
Books in Main Collection 20 21 Days 2 (if no holds) .25 / Day
Canon Powershot ELPH 360 HS Camera 1 7 Days 0 $10 / Hour
Canon Vixia HF R800 Camcorder 1 7 Days 0 $10 / Hour
Canon Vixia HF R82 Camcorder 1 7 Days 0 $10 / Hour
DVDs 10 7 Days 1 .25 / Day
Financial Calculators (7 Days) N/A 7 Days 0 $10/ Hour
Government Documents 20 21 Days 2 (if no holds) .25 / Day
Graphing Calculators (4 Hours) N/A 4 Hours (Campus Use) 0 $10/ Hour
Graphing Calculators (7 Days) N/A 7 Days 0 $10/ Hour
H1 Handy Mic Accessory Pack 1 7 Days 0 $10 / Hour
H1 Handy Recorder Microphone 1 7 Days 0 $10 / Hour
Hotspots (Semester) N/A Semester 0 Ask at Circulation Desk
Laptops (4 Hours) N/A 4 Hours 0 $10/ Hour
Laptops (7 Days) N/A 7 Days 0 $10/ Hour
Laptops (Semester) N/A Semester 0 Ask a Circulation Desk
Manfrotto Tripod N/A 7 Days 0 $10 / Hour
Noise-Cancel Headphones (7 Days) N/A 7 Days 0 Ask at Circulation Desk
Nursing Books 10 21 Days 2 (if no holds) .25 / Day
Periodicals N/A Library Use Only Library Use Only Library Use Only
Popfilter Accessory Pack for Apogee USB Mic 1 7 Days 0 $10 / Hour
Reference Books N/A Library Use Only Library Use Only Library Use Only
Reserves (Circulating) N/A 1, 3, or 7 Days See Circ. Desk .25 / Hour
Reserves (Non-Circulating) N/A Library Use Only Library Use Only .10 / Hour
Rode Video Mic Go 1 7 Days 0 $10 / Hour
Webcams 1 7 Days 0 $10 / Hour

ID Required: Noncredit Student ID or a Clinical ID with your H-number.

Those not eligible for a Harford ID may register for free as a Community Borrower.

Material Limit Loan Period Renewal *Fine
Books in Legal Collection N/A Library Use Only Library Use Only Library Use Only
Books in Main Collection 5 21 Days 2 (if no holds) .25 / Day
Government Documents 5 21 Days 2 (if no holds) .25 / Day
Nursing Books 2 21 Days 2 (if no holds) .25 / Day
Periodicals N/A Library Use Only Library Use Only Library Use Only
Reference Books N/A Library Use Only Library Use Only Library Use Only
DVDs 2 7 Days 1 (if no holds) .25 / Day

ID Required: Employee ID/Library card

Material Limit Loan Period Renewal
Books in Legal Collection N/A Library Use Only Library Use Only
Books in Main Collection 50 122 Days 2 (if no holds)
Government Documents 50 122 Days 2 (if no holds)
Laptops N/A Library Use Only Library Use Only
Nursing Books 20 122 Days 2 (if no holds)
Periodicals N/A Library Use Only Library Use Only
Reference Books N/A Library Use Only Library Use Only
Reserves (Circulating) N/A 1, 3, or 7 Days See Circ. Desk
Reserves (Non-Circulating) N/A Library Use Only Library Use Only
DVDs 10 7 Days 1 (if no holds)

Community Borrowers

ID Required: Harford Community College Library card

Maryland residents who are 18 years of age or older and reside in Maryland must present valid proof identification to register for a Harford Community College Library Card.

Material Limit Loan Period Renewal *Fine
Books in Legal Collection N/A Library Use Only Library Use Only Library Use Only
Books in Main Collection 5 21 Days 2 (if no holds) .25 / Day
Government Documents 5 21 Days 2 (if no holds) .25 / Day
Nursing Books 2 21 Days 2 (if no holds) .25 / Day
Periodicals N/A Library Use Only Library Use Only Library Use Only
Reference Books N/A Library Use Only Library Use Only Library Use Only
DVD's 2 7 Days 1 (if no holds) .25 / Day

Youth Borrowers

ID Required: Harford Community College Library card

Youth ages 13-17 who reside in Maryland may obtain a Hrford Community College Library Card with consent of a parent or legal guardian eligible to obtain a library card as a Community Borrower, College Employee, or Harford Community College student. Both the parent and child must complete a consent form.

Material Limit Loan Period Renewal *Fine
Books in Legal Collection N/A Library Use Only Library Use Only Library Use Only
Books in Main Collection 5 21 Days 2 (if no holds) .25 / Day
Government Documents 5 21 Days 2 (if no holds) .25 / Day
Nursing Books 2 21 Days 2 (if no holds) .25 / Day
Periodicals N/A Library Use Only Library Use Only Library Use Only
Reference Books N/A Library Use Only Library Use Only Library Use Only
DVDs N/A 7 Days 1 (if no holds) .25 / Day
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Library
Phone: 443.412.2268
Email: circdesk@harford.edu

Text: 443-903-2275
Available during normal business hours.