Distance and Off-Site Student Library Services

Distance and Off-Site Student Library Services


Overview of library services available to distance and off-site students

Eligible Students

Distance library services are only available to the following types of students:


Eligible students can fill out the Distance Learning and Off-Site Students Book Request Form by going to abtech.edu/library and selecting “Distance Learning and Off-Site Students Book Request Form” on the left of the page. Students may borrow up to three books at a time via mail, but media does not circulate through the mail due to shortened loan periods.

To check out books via mail, please follow the steps below.

Overdue fines are 25 cents per day with a maximum fine of $10.00 per book.  The charge for lost books is the replacement cost plus a $10.00 processing fee.

More Information

For more information or if the book you need is not in the Library catalog, contact the Don C. Locke Library directly at (828) 398-7301. For additional information, you can also visit libguides.abtech.edu/distancelearning or abtech.edu/library.


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Article ID: 511
Created On: Wed, Oct 3, 2018 at 12:56 PM
Last Updated On: Wed, Sep 25, 2019 at 6:50 PM

Online URL: https://info.abtech.edu/article.php?id=511