Renew Your Library Materials

Undergraduate Students End-of-Summer Semester Library Reminder
All materials checked out to undergraduate students need to be returned or physically presented for renewal by the end of the semester due date.  Renewals begin 8/2/13.   See your library account for all due dates at  Online renewals do not work at the end of the semester for undergraduate students.

Graduate students and Staff
Graduate students and university staff may renew online for the end of both Summer and Fall semesters.  Graduating students should return their borrowed items.  As of Friday 8/2/13 continuing graduate students and current university staff can renew online.   All eligible materials (not on hold, not recalled, etc.) may be renewed online at that time.  See your library account for all due dates at for due dates.  Double check due dates after online renewal that renewals are accomplished.

Once library materials are overdue, online renewal is no longer available. The window of opportunity for online renewal will run from 8/2/13 through 8/26/13.  After materials are overdue, items must be renewed: 

  • by phone (419-372-2133) – articulating the barcode and brief title
  • via email to – providing at minimum the barcode and brief title
  • in person with the material and your BGSU ID.