Borrowing

Undergraduates

Fines and Fees may apply

Books, Periodicals, and DVDs
Item Loan Period Max # of Items Max # of Renewals
Books 4 Weeks Unlimited 3
DVDs/Videos 7 Days Unlimited None
Periodicals 7 Days Unlimited None
3 Day Loan
Item Loan Period Max # of Items Max # of Renewals
3 Day loan item 3 Days 2 None
Equipment
Item Loan Period Max # of Items Max # of Renewals
Kindle 2 Weeks None None
Faculty

Fines and Fees may apply

Books, Periodicals, and DVDs
Item Loan Period Max # of Items Max # of Renewals
Books 1 Year Unlimited On-site renewal at the end of the semester
DVDs/Videos 7 Days Unlimited None
Periodicals 7 Days Unlimited None
Equipment
Item Loan Period Max # of Items Max # of Renewals
Kindle 2 Weeks None None
Staff

Fines and Fees may apply

Books, Periodicals, and DVDs
Item Loan Period Max # of Items Max # of Renewals
Books 4 Months Unlimited 3
DVDs/Videos 7 Days Unlimited None
Periodicals 7 Days Unlimited None
Equipment
Item Loan Period Max # of Items Max # of Renewals
Kindle 2 Weeks None None
Alumni

Fines and Fees may apply

To support lifelong learning Georgetown University offers its graduates continued library membership.

  • Qatar based GU Alumni can borrow a total of 5 items. Access is not provided to main campus materials.
  • Alumni memberships can be obtained by completing the Alumni Borrower Application Form and providing a QR200 refundable deposit.
  • Remote access to a selected number subscription databases is available to alumni using their NetID and password. Click here for additional information.
Books, Periodicals, and DVDs
Item Loan Period Max # of Items Max # of Renewals
Books 4 Weeks 5 3
DVDs/Videos 7 Days 5 None
Periodicals 7 Days 5 None
Visitors

Visitors are welcome to come in and use the library space. Resources can be used within the library only.

Sign-up with the Qatar National Library to access their extensive information resources in a wide variety of subjects.

UCL Qatar

The UCL Qatar library collections are located on the 2nd floor of the library. Use the self-checkout or take the items you wish to borrow to the combined UCL Qatar/GU-Q library circulation desk on the ground floor.

The UCL-Q community can also check out items from GU-Q Library.

UCL Qatar Faculty, Staff, and Students

Fines and Fees may apply

Books, Periodicals, and DVDs
Item Loan Period Max # of Items Max # of Renewals
Books 4 Weeks Unlimited 3
DVDs/Videos 7 Days Unlimited None
Periodicals 7 Days Unlimited None