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Circulation Services
How long can I borrow different materials?

The length of the time you can borrow depends on your status and what you're borrowing.

 Faculty & StaffGraduate StudentsUndergraduatesCommunity
Missouri S&T books

 4 months

2 renewals

4 months

2 renewals

1 month

2 renewals

1 month

2 renewals

MERLIN books

 4 months

2 renewals

 4 months

2 renewals

1 month

2 renewals

 None

MOBIUS and Prospector books

 3 weeks

2 renewals

3 weeks

2 renewals

3 weeks

2 renewals

None

Unbound journals

 Overnight Overnight  Overnight Library use only
Bound journals  Overnight Overnight  Overnight  Library use only
Government documents

 4 months

2 renewals

 4 months

2 renewals

 1 month

2 renewals

 1 month

2 renewals

DVDs

 10 days

No renewals

10 days

No renewals

10 days

No renewals

 10 days (S&T DVDs

only) No renewals

Reference books  Library use only Library use only  Library use only Library use only
Laptops and iPads

 1 day

No renewals

 1 day

No renewals

1 day

No renewals

None
3D scanner

 7 days

No renewals

 7 days

No renewals

 7 days

No renewals

 None
Video cameras

 3 days

No renewals

 3 days

No renewals

3 days

No renewals

None
Projectors

2 hours

In-library use

 2 hours

In-library use

2 hours

In-library use

None

Maximum number of items

you can have checked out

 Unlimited Unlimited Unlimited 10
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DESERT EXPLORER

Michael Bouchard studies bizarre dome-like structures in Egypt's Afar Desert.

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CHAMPIONING STEM FOR MINORITIES

Emily Hernandez wants to see more diversity in the engineering fields, and is doing her part to help.

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SELFLESS ACTIONS, GLOBAL IMPACT

Melissa Elder’s travels to her mother’s homeland of Honduras have shaped her career path and research focus.

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D-DAY RE-EXAMINED

John McManus' latest book looks at the Big Red One at Omaha Beach.

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LIFE ON MARS

Melanie Mormile studies bacteria here on Earth that could survive on Mars.

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SPELUNKING FOR A CAUSE

Michael Bradford helps protect bats and cave formations in Missouri.

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PERFECT FIT

Hannah Frye is doing research that could lead to a treatment for diseases like Alzheimer’s or Parkinson’s.

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DANCING WITH CODE

Marquia Lewis studies computer science and is a member of the Gold Miners dance squad.

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PEOPLE PERSON

Cagatay "Ty" Atmaca has accomplished a lot since being sent to learn English in America by the Turkish Petroleum Corp. four years ago.

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PRINTING THE FUTURE

Jonathan Bopp used his 3D printer to create parts for the Mars Rover’s robotic arm.

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A PHILOSOPHY OF ADVOCACY

Kate Burns is proof that students in every major can find success.

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PHYTOFORENSICS

Joel Burken's research team use trees to detect soil and groundwater contamination.

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SAYING GOOD RIDDANCE TO SOGGY BUNS

Tyler Richards has designed a cap that keeps separated liquid from escaping ketchup bottles.

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'DOWN-TO-EARTH' SCHOLAR

Krista Rybacki studies soil samples from an area near a lead recycling smelter.

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MINERS ABROAD

Delancey Rougely studied the effects of war in France and blogged about it.

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