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Checking out Materials

Hamilton Library strives to maintain access to resources essential to your research needs.  Use your FC OneCard to check out resources from the library.

If Hamilton Library does not possess a resource you need, we can obtain many resources for your through interlibrary loan.

You can also renew checked-out materials online.  Click here to watch a video to learn how to renew your materials online.

Visit the library or contact us, reference@franklincollege.edu, for more information.

Loan Periods

Due dates for interlibrary loan materials may differ from the loan periods listed below.

Item TypeStudentsFaculty/Staff/AdminCounty/Alumni**
Books 60 days*60 days28 days
DVD/VHS14 days*14 daysNot loaned
 Reserves2 hours2 daysNot loaned
Periodicals (previous vol.)3 days*3 days3 days
Maps3 days*3 daysNot loaned
CD/AV Media/Sound Recording14 days*14 daysNot loaned

* Or last day of a semester
** County and Alumni patrons must register with Hamilton Library. County patrons must be members in good standing at the Johnson County Public Library and at least 18 years old. Library privileges are for one year and are renewable.

Reference materials do not circulate but may be checked out for special projects with staff permission.