Carroll College, Helena Montana

Guest Use

CORETTE LIBRARY - Guest Use

Members of the General Public: please see also the Library's Guest Guide.

LIBRARY POLICY FOR MEMBERS OF THE GENERAL PUBLIC

The Corette Library supports the Mission Statement of Carroll College.  The primary mission of the Library is to support the curricular activities of the College.  Materials are purchased, cataloged, and maintained that will support the research needs of students and faculty.

The Library is open to persons not associated with Carroll College for certain hours only. 

Members of the Carroll community have priority use of all resources (for users of U.S. Government information, repository services and assistance for the depository information resources are the same quality or comparable for that for other collections and services in the library).

Borrowing

Users from outside the Carroll community will be issued a library card upon presentation of a valid card from their local or college library.

Outside users may check out circulating books and government documents for three weeks and renew these materials, unless the items are requested by a member of the Carroll community.  Fines of overdue materials are $.20/day per item.  Items not available for circulation include reference materials, periodicals, DVDs, videos, ipads, reserve materials, and equipment.

Interlibrary Loan is only available to Carroll students, faculty and staff - please use your local public library if you require these services.

Access to Library Resources

Guests may access the Library's catalog from particular computers- printing is not possible from these computers.  Please inquire at the Circulation desk for assistance.

Databases / Indexes: outside users may not access the Library's subscribed electronic databases.

Photocopiers:  photocopiers are available in the Library.  Copies are ten cents ($.10) a page for b/w, and twenty-five cents ($.25) a page for color.

Scanners: scanners are not available to members of the General Public.

Rooms: Library conference and seminar rooms are for use only by the College community.  The Carroll Campus Center is available for use by the general public. Please call 447-4407 for information and reservations.

Fines

Fines for three week loan items are assessed at twenty cents per day per item. If you lose a book you will be billed for the cost to replace the book plus a twenty-five dollar ($25.00) processing fee.

Borrowing privileges are suspended when a third notice of overdue materials has been sent to the patron.

All borrowed items must be returned to the Circulation Desk in the Library or deposited in the book drop located on the east side of the lobby.

Interlibrary loan services are not available to outside users - please use your local public library if you require these services.

For additional information contact the staff at the Circulation Desk at 447-4340 or 447-4346.