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Faculty Use of Library Resources

All library resources, including books, periodicals, media, software, equipment, and study space are available to faculty for use in the library. A barcoded Wesleyan I.D. is required for all library circulation transactions. Barcodes are registered at the time of the faculty member’s first loan. Faculty may borrow library materials under the following loan rules:

Circulating Materials

  • Circulating materials are loaned for three weeks.
  • Items may be renewed if no other patrons have requested them.
  • Faculty may borrow up to fifty circulating items at one time.

Reference Materials

  • Reference books circulate to faculty for one day.
  • Faculty may borrow up to five reference books at a time.

Teachers' Collection/Curriculum Lab

  • Teachers Collection materials are loaned for twenty one days.
  • Teachers Collection materials are included with the circulating items limit of fifty at once.

DVDs & VHS Recordings

  • DVDs and VHS Tapes are loaned for one week.
  • Faculty may borrow up to seven DVDs and/or VHS tapes at one time.


  • Current issues of any periodical are for use only in the library.
  • Faculty may borrow up to five past issues of periodicals for one day.

Overdue Materials

Faculty will receive notices of overdue items. No fines are assessed, however, items overdue more than sixty days are assumed lost. Faculty will be billed for replacement cost of the lost material. Faculty with more than $200.00 in outstanding charges will have their borrowing privileges revoked until such time as they return the lost materials or reconcile their account balance.

Contact Us

E-mail general inquiries and reference requests to:
Circulation Desk: 304.473.8013

Staff Directory 

Annie Merner Pfeiffer Library
59 College Ave.
Buckhannon, WV 26201