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Bethel Libraries

Bethel Seminary San Diego Library: A Guide

Bethel Students and Staff

You must have a valid Bethel ID to check out material. 

The loan period for books is 6 weeks. Books may be renewed two times for 4 weeks each, unless someone has requested them. The loan period for media items is 2 or 3 weeks.

Reference books and journals may not be checked out.

Bethel Faculty

You must have a valid Bethel ID to check out material.

The loan period for books is 4 months. Books may be renewed one time for 4 weeks, unless someone has requested them. The loan period for media items is 2 or 3 weeks.

Reference books and journals may not be checked out.

Bethel Alumni

Bethel Alumni may register for a library card at no charge. The card allows you to check out up to 5 books from Bethel Seminary San Diego Library. The loan period for books is 6 weeks. Books may be renewed two times for 4 weeks each, unless someone has requested them.

Reference books and journals may not be checked out.

Terms and Conditions:

  • To continue to receive these benefits, you must register annually.
  • Your valid library card must be presented at each time of service.
  • A minimum of $65 will be charged per item not returned.
  • By registering for a library card, you agree to comply with the rules of the Bethel Libraries, to pay fees charged to you for overdue and lost/damaged materials and to give prompt notice of any change of address, phone number, or loss of card. You are responsible for all items checked out on your card.

SCATLA Members

Students, faculty, and staff from SCATLA Libraries may check out books according to the SCATLA Cooperative Borrowing Policy.

The loan period for books is 6 weeks. Books may be renewed two times for 4 weeks each, unless someone has requested them.

Reference books and journals may not be checked out.

ATLA Reciprocal Borrowing Program

ATLA Reciprocal Borrowiing

Graduate students and faculty from libraries participating in the ATLA Reciprocal Borrowing Program may register for a library card at no charge. The card allows you to check out up to 10 books from Bethel Seminary St. Paul or Bethel Seminary San Diego Libraries. The ATLA card may not be used at Bethel University Library.

Guests

Members of the community may register for a library card for $25  with a $10 annual renewal fee. The card allows you to check out up to 5 books from Bethel Seminary San Diego Library. The loan period for books is 6 weeks. Books may be renewed two times for 4 weeks each, unless someone has requested them.

Reference books and journals may not be checked out.

Terms and Conditions:

  • To continue to receive these benefits, you must register annually.
  • Your valid library card must be presented at each time of service.
  • A minimum of $65 will be charged per item not returned.
  • By registering for a library card, you agree to comply with the rules of the Bethel Libraries, to pay fees charged to you for overdue and lost/damaged materials and to give prompt notice of any change of address, phone number, or loss of card. You are responsible for all items checked out on your card.