Affiliated Patron Borrowing Policy

(This patron type includes: Alumni, Clergy, Board of Associates)

The Library exists to meet the needs of the students, faculty and staff of Muhlenberg College.


28 Days    
  Books (Main Collection)  
  Government Documents  
21 days    
  Audiobooks  (max. 6)
  New York Times Bestsellers  
7 days    
  CDs (max. 6)
  Films (VHS/DVD/BLU) (max. 6)
3 days     

Maximum checkout:  100 items

Non-circulating materials available for use in the library include reference works, periodicals, reserves, rare books, archives and manuscripts. 


Trexler Library Materials:  Affiliated patrons are permitted one renewal.  To renew materials, patrons may:       

  • call extension 3500

Interlibrary Loan Materials:  ILL (white straps) materials, contact the ILL office as instructed on the cover strap.


  • Fines are $2.00/day for interlibrary loan.  
  • Unreturned, lost or damaged items will be billed.
  • $100 in billed items will result in suspension of library privileges.


If a book is lost or damaged, the borrower is responsible for paying the cost to replace the item, including a processing fee.

Reviewed 2019