Access Services is a term that varies from library to library, but usually incorporates several public services departments. In the BHS Library this department includes sub-departments: *Circulation *Document Delivery (includes Interlibrary Loan and Photocopy Services) *Reserves
This department is responsible for staffing the library on nights, weekends and finals hours.
LIB-3rd Floor Service Desk 405-271-2285, opt.1 or x48751
LIB-2nd Floor Circulation Desk 405-271-2285, opt.4 or x48701
Borrower's Information (Circulation)
Monographs: two weeks Non-print Media: one week Journals: non-circulating
Renewals. Renewals may be made in person or by phone at 271- 2285 as long as no "holds" have been placed on the materials by another patron.
Reciprocal library privileges for faculty
OK SHARE Cards. Students, Faculty, and staff of OUHSC may fill out an application for the OK-Share program. This program allows those eligible to borrow up to 2 items from other participating academic institutions for two weeks at a time.
Recall. Library materials are subject to immediate recall if needed for class reserves.
Overdues. No fines are charged for overdue materials. Under a reciprocal policy extending to the University of Oklahoma, Norman campus, holds are placed on enrollment and transcripts for students who have not returned materials. Individuals with flagrant overdues will lose all library privileges.
Lost books. The borrower is responsible for paying for book replacements which is the cost of the item being replaced and a $20 processing fee.
Return of borrowed materials. All items except non-print media, rotation items and interlibrary loan books may be returned to the following book drops
Non-print media items should be returned to the non-print media area on the third floor of the library building. Interlibrary loan materials and Rotation Books should be returned to the Service Desk on the third floor of the library building.
Reserve Collection. Reserve materials include books, reprints, and non-print media. These are usually readings required by instructors or materials needed by the reference staff to supply reference service.
Requesting Course Reserves
To place items on reserve use one of the following processes:
Lost and found is located at the third floor Service Desk.
Printing is available in the library through Papercut. Students may use their personal campus Papercut logins. HSC Faculty and Staff and Public Patrons will need to register for a library Papercut account.
Typewriters are available for student use. For more information they may visit NPM.
Telefacsimile (FAX) Service
Binding of personal copies of OUHSC student thesis/dissertations is $12/copy. Patrons will provide printed copies of their thesis/dissertation and payment at the 3rd floor service desk. Copies submitted for binding will be available within 6-8 weeks.