Spring Books Available

In an attempt to assist Marshall University students, Academic Affairs, in conjunction with University College, is proud to announce a new textbook loan program. Textbooks for several gateway and core curriculum courses that have high enrollment are now available in the Drinko Library for a short-term loan period of two hours. A list of textbooks that are part of the loan program can be found by clicking the link here.

You may also view the list from the Library website.  Click here and follow the instructions below:

  • Go to the search bar in the middle of the page

  • Choose the Library Catalog tab

  • Select Reserves, then enter “textbook” into the field

How the program works…

A student who would like to utilize the new textbook loan program simply needs to go to the Circulation Desk at the Drinko Library.

  • You need to know the title of the book.
  • You need to tell the librarian that it is part of the Textbook Loan Program
  • You need to have your student ID.

Request a book not currently available

If you would like for a textbook to be available for the loan program in Drinko Library, please click here.  Decisions on textbooks are made by a committee and are based on cost, enrollment and curriculum needs.