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Memorial Library offers borrowing privileges to individuals who are not current Berry College faculty, staff, or students.

 

Berry alumni may apply for borrowing privileges.

  • Complete an application form following graduation.
  • Address verification is required annually to maintain an active account.

Borrowers must provide one of the following forms of identification when applying for borrowing privileges:

  1. Current, valid Driver’s License or State Identification Card with current address.
  2. Another type of photo identification (passport, student ID card, etc.) plus a utility bill or lease agreement with current address.

CIRCULATION INFORMATION

  • Books, Government Publications, and New Titles – 4 week Loan Period (no renewals)
  • Alumni may NOT check out Media, Reference Materials, Periodicals, or Lending Technology 
  • Limit 8 items per patron

**The borrower is responsible for any materials borrowed and for any fees assessed as a result of overdue, lost or damaged items.

Employees or students of a GPALS institution may apply for borrowing privileges.

Borrowers must provide the following forms of identification when applying for borrowing privileges:

  • GPALS Card and Institution Identification 

CIRCULATION INFORMATION

  • Books, Government Publications, and New Titles – 4 week Loan Period (no renewals)
  • Community Patrons may NOT check out Media, Reference Materials, Periodicals, or Lending Technology
  • Limit 5 items per patron

**The borrower is responsible for any materials borrowed and for any fees assessed as a result of overdue, lost or damaged items.

Spires Residents may apply for borrowing privileges.

  • Complete an application form
  • Show official documentation of Spires residency

Borrowers must provide one of the following forms of identification when applying for borrowing privileges:

  1. Current, valid Georgia Driver’s License or State Identification Card with current address.
  2. Another type of photo identification (passport, student ID card, etc.) plus a utility bill or lease agreement with current address.

CIRCULATION INFORMATION

  • Books, Government Publications, and New Titles – 4 week Loan Period (no renewals)
  • Spires Residents may NOT check out Media, Reference Materials, Periodicals, or Lending Technology 
  • Limit 5 items per patron

**The borrower is responsible for any materials borrowed and for any fees assessed as a result of overdue, lost or damaged items.

Individuals from surrounding communities who are not currently enrolled students or current employees at Berry College may apply for borrowing privileges. 

  • Borrowers must be at least 18 years of age to apply.
  • Borrowers between the ages of 16-18 may apply for borrowing privileges but a parent or guardian must be present to sign the borrowing agreement.
  • Address verification is required annually to maintain an active account. 

Borrowers must provide one of the following forms of identification when applying for borrowing privileges:

  1. Current, valid Georgia Driver’s License or State Identification Card with current address.
  2. Another type of photo identification (passport, student ID card, etc.) plus a utility bill or lease agreement with current address.

CIRCULATION INFORMATION

  • Books, Government Publications, and New Titles – 4 week Loan Period (no renewals)
  • Community Patrons may NOT check out Media, Reference Materials, Periodicals, or Lending Technology
  • Limit 5 items per patron

**The borrower is responsible for any materials borrowed and for any fees assessed as a result of overdue, lost or damaged items.

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