Interior of the Sandor Teszler Library

Library Use and Access Policies

The Mission of the Sandor Teszler Library is to be an active, collaborative partner in the educational endeavors of Wofford College by providing expert service, an evolving array of information resources that support the educational programs of the College, and diverse, innovative spaces for the ever-changing nature of patron interaction with technology. The Library also houses, preserves, and provides access to the Fine Arts Collection, the Littlejohn Collection, and the archives of the College and of the South Carolina Conference of the United Methodist Church. The information below describes our basic use and access policies.

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Wofford Students
Wofford Faculty and Staff
Wofford Alumni and South Carolina Methodist Clergy
Students, Faculty and Staff at PASCAL Institutions
Fines

Accessing Your User Acount
Computer and Internet Access and Printing
Remote Access to Online Library Resources

Checkout Privileges:

 

Wofford Students

 

 Books circulate for 21 days or three weeks
 DVD, VHS, and CD materials circulate for 7 days
 There is no limit on the number of items that can be checked out
 Unlimited renewals unless an item is on hold or recalled; item must be returned by the due date in that case

 

Wofford Faculty & Staff

 

Books circulate for 180 days or six months
DVD, VHS, and CD materials circulate for 30 days
There is no limit on the number of items that can be checked out
Unlimited renewals unless an item is on hold or recalled; item must be returned by the due date in that case

 

Wofford Alumni and South Carolina Methodist Clergy

 

 Books circulate for 21 days or three weeks 
 DVD, VHS, and CD materials circulate for 7 days 
There is a limit of three items that can be checked out.This can be waived on a case-by-case basis.
 Unlimited renewals unless an item is on hold or recalled; item must be returned by the due date in that case 

 

Students, Faculty, and Staff at PASCAL Institutions

 

 Books circulate for three weeks 
 DVD, VHS, and CD materials tend not to circulate; however, this can be waived on a case-by-case basis 
There is a limit of three items that can be checked out.This can be waived on a case-by-case basis.
 Appropriate ID is required.  List of eligible schools.
PASCAL borrowers can renew one time for an additional three weeks.

 

Fines

 

Wofford students, courtesy borrowers, Wofford alumni and SC Methodist clergy all have a two-day grace period before fines start accruing at 25 cents per day.
Wofford faculty and staff have a 30-day grace period before fines start accruing at 25 cents per day.
PASCAL borrowers have a 2-day grace period before fines start accruing at 25 cents per day. The accrued fine will stop at $100.00
 

Other Access Policies and Information:

Accessing Your User Account

To access your user account, please use this link: My Library Account, which is also found on the library's main web page.
The login is your last name and your library barcode # or your W# with the W replaced with a 9.
This will allow you to view your checked out items, see what fines you owe, and renew your materials online

Computer and Internet Access and Printing

 

Wireless internet access is available throughout the building. Wofford users should log on to the "Terrier" network, and guests should use the "Wofford Guest"network. For more information, please view these wireless network access instructions
Public computers are available on each floor of the library
The computers provide access to a web browser and standard office productivity applications such as word processing, spreadsheets, presentation software, and more.    
The computers automatically logon, but for printing users will need a Wofford College domain username and password. For more information, please see these printing information and instructions
The library also has a limited number of computer peripherals that you can check out. These include laptop adapters, external DVD drives, and ethernet cords. Just ask at the circulation desk for any of these items. 

 

Remote Access to Online Library Resources

 

Wofford students, faculty, and staff can access almost all online library resources from off campus.
The logon screen will automatically appear when you click on an electronic resource from off campus.
The login is the same as you use to access your library account - your last name and barcode # or your W# replacing the W a 9. 

 

Contact Us

For questions, please call the Circulation Desk at 864.597.4300, or email the Circulation Coordinator.