Borrowing

COVID-19 Update:
Any current Brandeis faculty, staff, and students can request materials for Pick Up or Ship to Home. The building is currently open to the Brandeis community with reduced hours. The Library continues to operate many online portions of our services in support of the Brandeis Community. Please view the most current information regarding the borrowing and returning of Library materials in our Library Remote Services FAQ.

A staff person at the information and borrowing desk helping someone check out books

Need to know how long you can borrow a book for? Wonder what the overdue fines are on a reserve book?

The Library has short-term loaner laptops and equipment available for checkout to the Brandeis community at the Information and Borrowing desk.

Need an item unavailable at the Brandeis Library? Request it through Interlibrary Loan (ILL).

Need a digital copy of an article or book chapter from something the library owns? Request a Scan on Demand.

Looking for course textbooks and materials? Check out course reserves.

Learn about the different types of requests you can place or submit a form here. Have a missing book? Think you returned something? This is the place for you.

Frequently Asked Questions