Answered By: Dan Gall
Last Updated: May 04, 2020     Views: 82

  • If you can, please keep all items (including interlibrary loan) until our buildings reopen. Please renew materials online. The links for checking your account and renewing materials are at
  • The Libraries will waive all fines and automatically renew due dates. Materials currently checked out to:
    • Faculty and P&S staff are now due  June 7, 2021.
    • Graduate and Undergraduate Honors Students are now due June 28, 2021.
    • Undergraduate Students and Community Borrowers are now due June 30, 2020.
  • If needed, you may mail library materials to University Libraries, 125 West Washington Street, Iowa City, IA 52242-1420.
  • End of semester returns: To help our library patrons, especially graduating students, return library items, these options are available during the month of May:
    (Note: these options are still being developed. See for updated information.)

    • UI Libraries's dropboxes at Main Library and Hardin Health Sciences Library are available.
    • Scheduled drop off.  If have equipment, such as laptops or tools to return, we highly recommend scheduling a drop off to ensure the security and safety of the item.
    • Request a UPS shipping label, for those who do not have access to a library drop box and live 30 miles or more outside of Iowa City.
    • UI Libraries’ has partnered with other libraries across the country. UI library materials returned in participating libraries' drop boxes will be shipped back to the University of Iowa. Find a participating library near you -

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