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Borrowing White Library: Community Patron Services


Community Patron Services

Library visitors not associated with SAU ("community patrons") may borrow White Library material by bringing their driver’s license (or other form of photo I.D. containing a current address) to the Circulation Desk and completing a library user form.

There is a $20.00 per year borrowing fee for community patrons.  The borrowing fee is waived for SAU alumni, visiting faculty, and for spouses & children of current SAU faculty & staff.

Community Patron Loan Periods

Item Type Loan Period Renewals
Books, CDs, Music Scores 3 weeks 0
DVDs 3 days 0
Puppets & Manipulatives Not available for community borrowers 0
MeLCat & Interlibrary Loan Not available for community borrowers 0
Newspapers, Magazines & Journals In-Library Use Only 0
Study Rooms 3 hours 0
Laptops, headphones & other equipment Not available for community borrowers 0
Reserves Not available for community borrowers 0
MeLCat Visiting Patron Service

Spring Arbor University participates in the Michigan eLibrary Visiting Patron program.  If your home library also participates, you can bring your home library card to SAU to check out material for free from the White Library.  Check to see if your home library participates in the Visiting Patron program.

Computer Use & Printing

The computer lab on the main floor of the library has several computers available for public use.  Printing is not available on these computers.  However, users may send print requests via email to the library Circulation Desk.  See more info on printing, scanning, and faxing in the library.

Contact Info

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Kami Moyer
Hugh & Edna White Library
106 E. Main St.
Spring Arbor, MI 49283
(517) 750-6439