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About the CSI Library: Borrowing

Mission, policies, services, staff, and contact information


Borrowing & Circulation

General Information

  • The library is open to all visitors for reference use. Currently registered students, CSI faculty, and staff have borrowing privileges. Any adult who is a permanent resident of the Magic Valley may purchase a one-year courtesy card at the front desk.
  • Photocopy machines are available in the library and black and white copies can be made at $.10 per page. 
  • Reference books and magazines may be used only in the Library.
  • Items may be renewed twice.

‚ÄčBooks (Main, Large, & Fiction)

  • 1 month

eBooks (EBSCO eBook Collection and ebrary)

  • All titles can be viewed directly online

Audiobooks (Libby / Overdrive)

  • Downloading a title allows access to it on your computer or portable device for 7,14, or 21 days; make "renewals" by logging onto your account three days before expiration.
  • Limit: 3


  • 2 weeks
  • Limit: 3


  • 3 days
  • Limit: 3

Compact Discs

  • 2 weeks
  • Limit: 3

Board Games

  • 1 week
  • Limit 2


  • 1 week