Other Library Users

Library access, circulation, and request services and policies for other library users including Kansas Residents, KU Alumni, Haskell Indian Nations University, Kansas School Groups, and Summer Camps.  Includes information about the KU Library Borrower Card, checking out library materials, fines and lost book charges, and the code of conduct for library users.  For information about electronic resource access provided by the KU Alumni Association for active members, see KU Libraries Access.


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