FAQs - Frequently Asked Questions
Q: How long can I check items out? What kinds of items can I check out?
A: Students may check out material for one semester; faculty may check out material for a full year.
Q. Can I check things out over the summer?
A: Absolutely. Please come speak to us about this at the circulation desk.
Q: Do you have fiction books?
A: We don’t specifically collect for popular fiction at this time. We have some fiction in our collection, but we suggest you apply for a card and check out books and resources available at the Kent County Public Library.
Q: Can I check out reference materials?
A: No. Reference materials (located in the back of the main floor) are non-circulating.
Q: Is my textbook for my class here? Do you have any textbooks?
A: We do not collect texts for class at the library. Please get your material from the campus bookstore as indicated on your syllabus.
Q: My professor told me to get a book on reserve…where do I go to get it?
A: Make sure you have your student ID and then stop by the main desk to request the book. We will keep your ID when you request to use the book.
Q: What are your hours during finals week?
A: We will announce finals hours closer to the end of the semester.
Q: Is there a cafe in the library?
A: Yes. Visit Sophie’s Cafe for Caribou coffee, snacks, and freshly made grab-and-go meals. Sandwiches, yogurt, fruit, chips and candy are all available, as well as study space looking out onto the beautiful Miller Library terrace. Hours for the cafe are different than our normal library hours:
Sunday: 5:00 p.m. - Midnight
Monday - Thursday: 10:00 a.m. - Midnight
Friday: 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Closed During Summer