Visitors are welcome to use the library collections in the Sojourner Truth Library at SUNY New Paltz. Only registered library users may check out books from the library.

If a faculty member is a registered library user, his/her family members may become registered library users under the following conditions:

  • SUNY ID card is required for borrowing. The Checkout Desk will provide a permission card for College Auxiliary Services to issue a card. Faculty Family member must pay for the ID card.
  • Faculty Family member should be at least 14 years old and a member of the Faculty member’s household.
  • Book loan periods will be four weeks. One renewal period will be allowed.
  • Faculty family borrower will be responsible for payment for overdue fines(@ $0.25 a day per book), lost or damaged books (cost of book plus $10 processing fee).
  • Faculty Family members with delinquent accounts will be suspended from borrowing. The faculty member will be notified if payment is owed for lost or damaged books.