Items to Borrow

Books - (Varies - usually 3 weeks for students & staff, longer for faculty)

DVDs (3 days)

  • Search for films by title, actor, or director in SOPHIA Library Catalog. Be sure to write down the DVD number or call number.
  • Browse the newest DVDs in McCain Library on Pinterest. Then find the call number or DVD number in SOPHIA Library Catalog.
  • All DVDs are located in the Main Reading Room.

CDs (3 weeks)

Laptops & Computer Accessories (4 hours, available at Circulation Desk)

  • Headphones
  • Flash drive
  • Laptops (for use within the library only)

iPads & Kindle Fires (3 days, available at Circulation Desk)

  • Five iPads and 2 Kindle Fires are available to borrow.

Phone Chargers (2 hours, available at Circulation Desk)

  • We have phone chargers available for most phones except iPhones (coming soon).  
  • Chargers are for use inside the library only.

Cameras & Recording Equipment (1 day, available at Circulation Desk)

  • Digital camera
  • 35 mm camera
  • Camcorder
  • Flip camera
  • Voice recorder
  • Microphone
  • CD player
  • Tripod

Purple Bikes, Helmets, & Bicycle Pump (sundown or library closing time, request at Circulation Desk)

  • Two bikes are available for Agnes Scott College students, faculty, and staff to use during the day. Click here to see what is available. 
  • Bikes must be returned by sundown on the same day.  If the library closes earlier than sundown the bikes must be returned by closing time. 
  • Helmets and bikes are always checked out together.
  • A bicycle pump is available to borrow for 2 hours.