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FOR ESHEC STUDENTS - You may borrow books from SU Libraries, and from any of the other University System of Maryland & Affiliated Institution (USMAI) library locations around the state.
There are two ways to borrow books:
1. Request that SU Libraries books be mailed directly to your home address. For this option, please use the steps located HERE.
2. Request that books (SU Libraries or USMAI Library) be sent to the Chesapeake College Learning Resource Center for you to pick up. For this option, use the following steps:
After finding a book in our online catalog, simply place a book request for it through our INTERLIBRARY LOAN system and we will ship it to the Chesapeake College Learning Resource Center for you.
Follow the link above, then...
Open an 'Entire Book' form, then...
Enter the book title, author, and ISBN, then...
Copy and paste the following bold text in the NOTES field: I am a distance student. Please ship the book to the Chesapeake College Learning Resource Center.
You will receive an email when the book has shipped to the Learning Resource Center, where you may pick it up within 1-2 business days and return it when you are finished.
The checkout period is 28 business days and you may renew books through your LIBRARY ACCOUNT LOGIN.
For any questions, please contact Cassy Lewis:
EXTRA TIDBIT: For a complete list of resources & services for distance students, visit the DISTANCE LIBRARY SERVICES Guide.
EXTRA TIDBIT: With a current SU Gull Card, you may actually walk into any of the USMAI member libraries and check out any circulating books!