Library Services

Borrowing Items at UGA

  • Loan Periods/Fine Rates: Most books may be borrowed for 180 days, and bound journals may be borrowed for seven days.
  • Recalls & Renewals: Unlimited renewals unless book is requested by someone else
  • Repository: Request an item from our off-campus storage facility (delivery ca. 24 hours)
  • Delivery & Pickup: Have books or journals delivered to your department
  • Research Assistants: Designate a proxy to check out materials in your name

Borrowing Items From Other Libraries

  • GIL Express: Borrow from another public university in Georgia, using the online request option (delivery 2-3 days)
  • Interlibrary Loan: Use the online form to request a book or journal article (delivery average 7-10 days)

Research Support