Circulation Policies
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Information about the Harvey Library's collections
Last Updated: Jan 12, 2016 URL: Print Guide RSS Updates

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    Overdue Fines

    • Overdue fines are $ 0.20 per day per item
    • Maximum fine is $10.00

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    Circulating Collection

    The Harvey Library circulating or “Stacks” collection is arranged in Library of Congress Classification order on the 3rd and 4th floors of the library, with a Juvenile Collection on the 2nd floor.

    The collection of over 440,000 titles supports the instructional, research, and service needs of the Hampton University community.

    Checkout Limits
    Undergraduates15 items4 items
    HU Staff15 items4 items
    Honors Program Undergraduates30 items4 items
    Graduate Students30 items4 items
    Faculty 30 items4 items
    Administrators30 items4 items
    Alumni4 items4 items
    VTC Borrowers4 items4 items

    The Harvey Library's Circulation Policies include detailed information on overdue fines, renewals, consortium borrowing, and course reserves.


    Library of Congress Classification

    Library of Congress Classification system with examples
    AGENERAL WORKSAE Encyclopedias, AM Museums, AY Almanacs
    CHISTORY: AUXILIARY SCIENCESCC Archaeology, CD Archives, CS Genealogy
    DHISTORY: WORLDDA Great Britain, DT Africa
    E HISTORY: AMERICASE 184.5- E 185.98 African Americans
    FHISTORY: AMERICASF 221- F 235 Virginia
    GGEOGRAPHY, ANTHROPOLOGY, & RECREATIONGE Environmental science, GR Folklore, GV Sports
    HSOCIAL SCIENCESHA Statistics, HG Finance, HT101-395 Urban communities
    JPOLITICAL SCIENCEJF2011-2112 Political parties, JZ International relations
    KLAWKF United States Law
    LEDUCATIONLC 2851 Hampton Institute History
    MMUSICMT 85 Conducting, MT 820-915 Singing
    NFINE ARTSNA Architecture
    P LANGUAGE & LITERATUREPN4699-5650 Journalism, PS American Literature
    QSCIENCEQA Math, QC Physics, QD Chemistry
    RMEDICINERS Pharmacy, RT Nursing
    SAGRICULTURESD Forestry, SF600-1100 Veterinary medicine, SH Fisheries
    TTECHNOLOGYTH 845-895 Architectural engineering, TL 500-777 Aeronautics, TR Photography, TT 490-695 Dressmaking, TX Cooking, TT 950-979 Hairdressing
    UMILITARY SCIENCEUC10-780 Maintenance and Transportation, UG622-1435 Air forces
    VNAVAL SCIENCEVE7-500 Marines, VM1-989 Shipbuilding

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