Locating Library Materials

Access the library’s Online Resource Center to locate materials in the Tabor Library.

Eligible Users

Any currently enrolled TCW student and faculty member with a valid student ID.

Delivery and Return of Materials

Materials will be routed to TCW through intra-campus courier and made available for pick-up at the TCW front desk. Please allow a minimum of 3-5 working days for materials to arrive. Materials should also be returned to the front desk to be routed back to Tabor.

Loan Periods

  • Regular loan period: 28 days
  • Books: 28 days
  • Music Scores: 28 days
  • Records: 28 days
  • AV Materials: 28 days
  • CDs and DVDs: 3 days
  • Periodicals: in-library use only
  • Reference Books: in-library use only
  • Interlibrary Loan: varies by lender
  • Reserves: 2-hr overnight, 2-hour in-lib use, 1-day, 3-day or 7-day


Materials will be renewed for an additional loan period if a hold has not been placed on that item. Renewals may be made in person, via telephone (620) 947-3121, ext. 1201 or via e-mail

Fine Policy

The overdue fine for regular circulating materials is 20 cents per day. There is a 3-day grace period in which materials may be returned and no fine will be charged.

Overdue Notices

Notices are sent as a courtesy when materials are overdue. Borrowers are responsible for returning or renewing materials on time whether or not a notice has been received. Patrons with an email address in their record will receive notices by email.