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Saint Paul College A Community & Technical College

All student support services are being provided remotely until further notice. As a result, information on this page may not be correct. Refer to the remote student services listing for current information on service availability.​

​​Borrowing and Renewing

Library Card

Your student ID is your library card. ​

Library Account

Access your Library account with your Star ID. Available information includes:

  • Items on loan
  • Due dates (request renewals)
  • Status of interlibrary loans​​
  • Status of holds

* During the pandemic, returned items are quarantined for 72 hours before checked-in.

Check-out Periods

* Materials checked out during finals or breaks are due at the end of the following semester. ​


Check-out periodRenewals
BooksSemester Long
None
DVDsSemester LongNone
MagazineSemester Long
None
Course ReservesCurrently UnavailableCurrently Unavailable
Interlibrary LoansDetermined by lending library.Determined by lending library. Request renewals from your library account.
Calculators
Semester LongNone
Fees for Lost or Damaged Items and Registration Holds

The Library does not charge daily late fees. However, items declared lost or seriously damaged will be assessed for a cost-of-item replacement. A hold will be placed on registration until the fee is paid.

Overdue interlibrary loan items may incur a $15 processing fee.

Minnesota State College and University Borrowers

Students, staff, and faculty who are currently enrolled or working at a Minnesota State college or university have book borrowing privileges at all Minnesota State institutions. This typically excludes books in Reserve collections, non-circulating materials, and equipment. See the local library website for details. Items are checked out at the local library with the ID from your current institution.

Community Borrowers

Unfortunately, Saint Paul College Library is unable to support community borrowers.

Interlibrary Loans

Books, DVDs, magazines and other materials can be borrowed from other libraries through interlibrary loan. Requested materials are sent to Saint Paul College for pick-up. Most materials arrive within one week. You will receive email notifications when requests are sent and when they arrive. The check-out period is determined by the lending library. Overdue interlibrary loans incur a $15 processing fee.

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