Loan Periods

Item UP Faculty UP Students & Staff
Book Stacks, Children's Literature, Music Scores, Oversize 6 months
(2 renewals)
6 weeks
(2 renewals)
Course Reserves
4 hours 
(no renewals)
4 hours 
(no renewals)
Curriculum Collection 6 weeks
(2 renewals)
6 weeks
(2 renewals)
DVDs, Videos, CDs 1 week
(2 renewals)
1 week
(2 renewals)
Periodicals
1 week
(2 renewals)
1 week
(2 renewals)
Popular DVDs 1 week
(2 renewals)
1 week
(2 renewals)
Library Use Only, Reference, Reference Oversize
24 hours 
(no renewals)
24 hours 
(no renewals)
Popular Reading 6 weeks
(1 renewal)
6 weeks
(1 renewal)
Summit*: Books 6 weeks
(1 renewal)
6 weeks
(1 renewal)
Summit*: DVDs, Videos, CDs 6 days
(1 renewal)
6 days
(1 renewal)
ILL*: Books 6 weeks 6 weeks
ILL*: DVDs, Videos, CDs 6 days 6 days
Service Desk Equipment:
24 hr laptops, headphones, white board markers, cables for study rooms, video players, and basic calculators

24 hours
(renew in person or call 503.943.7111)

24 hours
(renew in person or call 503.943.7111)

Service Desk EquipmentLaptop and phone chargers, and graphing calculator 4 hours
(renew in person or call 503.943.7111)
4 hours
(renew in person or call 503.943.7111)
Digital Lab Equipment: cameras and tripods and sound recording equipment 

24 hours
(renew in person or call 503.943.7796)

24 hours
(renew in person or call 503.943.7796)


*Summit - a system for borrowing items from other academic libraries in Oregon, Washington, and Idaho that are part of the Orbis Cascade Alliance

*Interlibrary Loan - a service for borrowing items not available at Clark Library from other libraries

Exceptions:

  • Renewal subject to availability
  • Library staff may decline to circulate items if they have concerns about the fragility or care of library materials.
  • Checkout of more than one of the same equipment items (e.g., laptops, cameras, tripods, etc.) is contingent on supply and anticipated need.