The MUSM Skelton
Medical Libraries circulation policy is designed to make library materials
equally accessible to all eligible borrowers. Full borrowing privileges are
extended to faculty, staff, students, and residents of MUSM.
assistance is requested, such as for checkout or renewal, the library staff
requires that you have your Mercer ID card (BearCard) with you.
- Reserve Textbooks
Reserves 6 Hours or overnight (MUSM faculty & students only)
Reserves 30 Days or length of rotation (MUSM faculty & students only)
- National Board
review books 3 days - check out to
MUSM students, faculty, & residents only. MS Year 3 & 4 may check out
Board books for the length of their clinical rotations.
- Regular Books
- All other
materials such as reference materials and journals are non-circulating.
Materials may be
renewed up to 5 times if no other patron has placed a hold on the item(s).
Overdue Or Lost Materials
Lost or misplaced
books should be reported to the Circulation Desk. Borrowers are responsible for
payment of replacement charges for lost or damaged materials. Replacement
charges include the current price of the item plus a $15 processing fee.
Refunds cannot be made for any lost and paid materials which are subsequently
located and returned.