Borrowing from Howard-Tilton

Anyone is welcome to use Howard-Tilton. To check out materials form the library, you will need one of the following:

  • Splash: A Splash Card is a Tulane ID for active faculty, staff, and students.
     
  • Alumni: Any former Tulane student may get borrowing privileges with an active card from the Tulane Alumni Office.
     
  • TU/LU: A TU/LU Card is a card for Loyola undergraduates to borrow from Howard-Tilton.
     
  • CALL: A CALL Card is for faculty and graduate students from New Orleans universities to borrow from Howard-Tilton.
     
  • LALINC: A LALINC Card is for faculty and graduate students from Louisiana universities to borrow from Howard-Tilton.
  • Subscriber card: A Subscriber Card is for members of the public to borrow from Howard-Tilton.
    If you are not currently a subscriber, you can become one. Anyone may purchase a Subscriber Card, which entitles patrons not affiliated with Tulane to borrow books from the library. All books are checked out for 28 days, and are subject to recall after two weeks. There is a $250.00 annual fee for a Subscriber card. Cards cannot be renewed until all outstanding fines are paid. Please call the Circulation Desk at 865-5689 for more information. This card may not be used at the Law School and Medical School Libraries. It also cannot be used to access online databases off-campus.
Choose your affiliation:

Tulane Undergraduate:
Book Loan Period 4 weeks
Borrow Non-circulating Journals No
Cost of Membership N/A
Number of Items Allowed 50
Number of Book Renewals Allowed 3
Borrow Reserve Materials Yes
Borrow Tech Equipment Yes
Borrow Circulating DVDs Yes - 1 Week; Allowed 3 at a time
Borrow Circulating CDs Yes - 1 Week; Allowed 5 at a time
Assigned Carrels No
Tulane Graduate Student:
Book Loan Period 1 semester
Borrow Non-circulating Journals Yes - 2 Days
Cost of Membership N/A
Number of Items Allowed 50
Number of Book Renewals Allowed 3
Borrow Reserve Materials Yes
Borrow Tech Equipment Yes
Borrow Circulating DVDs Yes - 1 Week; Allowed 5 at a time
Borrow Circulating CDs Yes - 2 Weeks; Allowed 7 at a time
Assigned Carrels Yes - Via Carrel Application Form
Tulane Faculty:
Book Loan Period 1 year
Borrow Non-circulating Journals Yes
Cost of Membership N/A
Number of Items Allowed 100
Number of Book Renewals Allowed 3
Borrow Reserve Materials Yes
Borrow Tech Equipment Yes
Borrow Circulating DVDs Yes - 2 Weeks; Allowed 5 at a time
Borrow Circulating CDs Yes - 4 Weeks; Allowed 7 at a time
Assigned Carrels Yes - Via Library Administration Office
Tulane Staff:
Book Loan Period 4 weeks
Borrow Non-circulating Journals No
Cost of Membership N/A
Number of Items Allowed 50
Number of Book Renewals Allowed 3
Borrow Reserve Materials Yes
Borrow Tech Equipment Yes
Borrow Circulating DVDs Yes - 1 week; Allowed 3 at a time
Borrow Circulating CDs Yes - 1 week; Allowed 5 at a time
Assigned Carrels No
Tulane Alumni:
Book Loan Period 4 weeks
Borrow Non-circulating Journals No
Cost of Membership No fee; Must have alumni card from Tulane Alumni Office.
Number of Items Allowed 25
Number of Book Renewals Allowed 3
Borrow Reserve Materials No
Borrow Tech Equipment No
Borrow Circulating DVDs Yes - 1 week; Allowed 3 at a time
Borrow Circulating CDs Yes - 1 week; Allowed 5 at a time
Assigned Carrels No
Tulane Library Staff:
Book Loan Period 1 year
Borrow Non-circulating Journals Yes
Cost of Membership N/A
Number of Items Allowed 50
Number of Book Renewals Allowed 3
Borrow Reserve Materials Yes
Borrow Tech Equipment Yes
Borrow Circulating DVDs Yes - 4 weeks; Allowed 5 at a time
Borrow Circulating CDs Yes - 2 weeks; Allowed 7 at a time
Assigned Carrels No
Tulane Faculty/Staff Dependents:
Book Loan Period 4 weeks
Borrow Non-circulating Journals No
Cost of Membership N/A. Need a valid card, issued at Check-Out Desk
Number of Items Allowed 25
Number of Book Renewals Allowed 3
Borrow Reserve Materials Yes
Borrow Tech Equipment Yes
Borrow Circulating DVDs No
Borrow Circulating CDs No
Assigned Carrels No
Tulane Subscribers:
Book Loan Period 4 weeks
Borrow Non-circulating Journals No
Cost of Membership $250 annual fee
Number of Items Allowed 25
Number of Book Renewals Allowed 3
Borrow Reserve Materials No
Borrow Tech Equipment No
Borrow Circulating DVDs Yes - 1 week; Allowed 3 at a time
Borrow Circulating CDs Yes - 1 week; Allowed 5 at a time
Assigned Carrels Yes - Via Library Administration Office
Lusher & International School Students:
Book Loan Period 4 weeks
Borrow Non-circulating Journals No
Cost of Membership Agreement with School
Number of Items Allowed 10
Number of Book Renewals Allowed None - Can return books and recheck out for another 4 weeks
Borrow Reserve Materials Yes
Borrow Tech Equipment Yes
Borrow Circulating DVDs No - In-house use only
Borrow Circulating CDs No - In-house use only
Assigned Carrels No
CALL Cards:
Book Loan Period 4 weeks
Borrow Non-circulating Journals No
Cost of Membership N/A. Must have card issued by home library and barcode issued by Check-Out Desk
Number of Items Allowed 25
Number of Book Renewals Allowed 3
Borrow Reserve Materials No
Borrow Tech Equipment No
Borrow Circulating DVDs 1 week; Allowed 3 items at a time
Borrow Circulating CDs 1 week; Allowed 5 items at a time
Assigned Carrels No
LALINC Cards:
Book Loan Period 4 weeks
Borrow Non-circulating Journals No
Cost of Membership Must have card issued by home library and barcode issued by Check-Out Desk
Number of Items Allowed 25
Number of Book Renewals Allowed 3
Borrow Reserve Materials No
Borrow Tech Equipment No
Borrow Circulating DVDs 1 week; Allowed 3 items at a time
Borrow Circulating CDs 1 week; Allowed 5 items at a time
Assigned Carrels No
TU/LU Cards:
Book Loan Period 4 weeks
Borrow Non-circulating Journals No
Cost of Membership N/A. Must have card issued by home library and barcode issued by Check-Out Desk
Number of Items Allowed 25
Number of Book Renewals Allowed 3
Borrow Reserve Materials No
Borrow Tech Equipment No
Borrow Circulating DVDs 1 week; Allowed 3 items at a time
Borrow Circulating CDs 1 week; Allowed 5 items at a time
Assigned Carrels No
Other Borrowers:
Book Loan Period 4 weeks
Borrow Non-circulating Journals No
Cost of Membership Card issued by the library
Number of Items Allowed 25
Number of Book Renewals Allowed 3
Borrow Reserve Materials No
Borrow Tech Equipment No
Borrow Circulating DVDs No
Borrow Circulating CDs No
Assigned Carrels No