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Who can borrow from OC Libraries

Olympic College Libraries extend borrowing privileges to:

All students, staff, and faculty of Olympic College.

All of the following groups (after obtaining a Community Patron account*):

  • Residents of Kitsap and Mason Counties who are at least 16 years old
  • Students enrolled with one of our university partners
  • Students at another Washington State Community College (reciprocal agreement regardless of address)
  • Enlisted military stationed in Bremerton or elsewhere in Kitsap County


*How to open a Community Patron account

What you need to check out materials

Borrowing materials requires photo identification, for example, a student ID card or a Washington State ID.  The library does not issue a library card.

Checking out In-Library Use Reserve items requires leaving your student ID or a Washington State ID.  Checking out laptops requires leaving your Washington State ID.   

What you can borrow

Material

Loan Period

Max. Item Limit

Circulating Books

14 days

25 

10 for Community Patrons

Reserve Books

Varies: Library-use only, 1 day, 3 days, 7 days

2

Reference Books

Students: library-use only

Faculty: as needed

na

Electronic Books

Download to device for 1-7 days

na

Magazines

7 days

5

Circulating Videos

7 days

3

Reserve Videos

Library use only

2

Telecourse Videos

Varies: library-use only and 1-day

2

CDs (music)

7-days

5

Laptops

Students: 2-hour library-use only

Faculty: 3 days (renewable)

Not available to Community Patrons

1

Headphones

Library use only

1

Need to renew items you already have checked out?

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