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Lending Policy for Southern Methodist University
Library Card Contact
Phone: (214) 768-2330
E-mail: Contact by Email
Obtaining a TexShare Card: Borrowers must present a valid Texas driver's license or Texas identification card in addition to their TexShare card.
Using a TexShare Card: Please refer to our web site for the hours of the library you wish to obtain a TexShare card from: http://smu.edu/cul/
Hours of Operation: Please refer to our web site for the hours of the library you wish to obtain a TexShare card: http://smu.edu/cul/
Loan Policies: Please refer to our web site for information concerning loan policies: http://smu.edu/cul/
Restrictions and Limitations: Borrowing privileges as described here are good at the Fondren Library Center, Hamon Arts Library, ISEM Library, and the Bridwell Library. Privileges do not extend to Interlibrary Loan, periodicals, course reserves, or other restricted materials. No circulation is allowed to borrowers with overdue books or unpaid fines.
Renewals: Renewals may be made in person or online in your library account. Use the Library Catalog's "My Account" feature at: http://libcat.smu.edu/ to review what items you have checked out and when they are due, any overdue fines, and to renew materials.
Returns: Returns should be made directly to the library that they were borrowed from.RETURNS BY U.S. MAIL: Southern Methodist UniversityFondren Library Center, Circulation6414 Robert S. HyerDallas, Texas 75275
Recalls: Please refer to our web site for information on recall policies: http://smu.edu/cul/
Non-Circulating Items: Please refer to our web site for information concerning loan policies: http://smu.edu/cul/
Overdue Reminders: A courtesy notice is sent by e-mail and/or regular mail, prior to when an item is due. Overdue notices are sent by e-mail and/or regular mail.
Fines and Fees: Please refer to our web site for information concerning fine/fee policies: http://smu.edu/cul/
Lost Items: Please refer to our web site for information concerning lost item policies: http://smu.edu/cul/
Billing Information: Fines may be paid at the appropriate library's Circulation Desk or by mail. We accept cash or personal check. Borrowers are responsible for the timely return of materials, overdue fines, and the replacement of any lost items.
Notes, Comments, Additional Information: Please ask us if you have any questions concerning your library account, how to renew, or other circulation questions by using our "Ask a Circulation Question" service at: http://smu.edu/cul/flc/circ/ , by phone, or in person.(updated 10/10/2012)