Borrow, Renew, Return

For complete information about borrowing materials from LCC Library, view the Circulation Policy.

View the Patron Services Matrix for a list of available library services for each type of library user.


  • Books: Four weeks
  • Course Reserves: One hour - one week
  • Reference books: Library use only
  • Magazines: One week
  • Newspapers: Library use only
  • Audiocassette recorders: One day
  • Headphones: Due at end of day
  • Scientific calculators: Due at end of day
  • Videotapes: One week (exceptions: videos on reserve, teleconferences, and expensive videos)
  • Laptops: Two hours or two weeks

Faculty Loan Policy

  • Northwest Christian University: Credit students currently registered at LCC and employees with a current validated photo ID card may borrow materials from Northwest Christian University. Check with Northwest Christian University Library for details.

Books, magazines, and videos in the Library's circulating collection can be renewed online or by calling the Circulation Desk at (541) 463-5273. Other materials can not be renewed.

  • Books: up to 3 renewals are allowed if there are no holds.
  • Videos: 1 renewal is allowed if there are no holds.
  • Periodicals: 1 renewal is allowed if there are no holds.
  • Laptops, tablets, and other computer devices: must be returned to a staff member at the Student Help Desk (SHed).
  • Books and videos: when the Library is closed, please use the Library drop box. Books and videos can also be returned to any Summit Library.

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The drop box is located outside the Center Building's east entrance, second floor. 


Contact the Circulation Desk at (541) 463-5273.