Community

Library Use

Members of the community are welcome to use the library. Individuals under the age of 16 must be accompanied by a parent/guardian. The library closes every Monday, while classes are in session, from 10:00-11:00AM for community chapel. Hours may vary so be sure to check our website for current information.

Library Cards

NNU Alumni Upon completion of a registration form and presentation of a photo ID and upon verificiation from the Alumni Association, a borrower's card will be issued to alumni. When checking out material a photo ID and the NNU library card must be presented.

Reciprocal Agreement Users
Through a long standing reciprocal borrowing agreement, the faculty and students of The College of Idaho, Boise State University, and Northwest Nazarene University have reciprocal borrowing privileges at these institutions. Additional reciprocal borrowing agreements have been established for persons associated with selected colleges and universities in the Northwest and with Boise Bible College. A borrower's card will be issued to the individuals from these other institutions upon completion of a registration form and presentation of a valid institutional photo identification. When checking out material a photo ID and the library borrower's card must be presented.

Area Clergy and Teachers
Upon completion of a registration form and presentation of a photo ID, a borrower's card will be issued to area clergy and teachers. When checking out material a photo ID and the NNU library card must be presented.
 
Area High School Juniors and Seniors

Upon completion of a registration form and presentation of a valid high school photo ID, a borrower's card will be issued to local high school juniors and seniors. When checking out material the high school ID and the NNU library card must be presented.

Paying Users
Anyone not included in the above categories who wishes to check out materials from the library must purchase a library borrower's card by paying an annual fee. Upon completion of a registration form and presentation of a photo ID, a library borrower's card will be issued. The annual fee for the borrower's card is $15.00, $10.00 for Senior Citizens (65+). Cost for a replacement card will be $10.00. When checking out materials, a photo ID and the NNU library card must be presented.

NOTE: No individuals under the age of 16, other than dependents of NNU employees, will be issued an NNU library card.

Exceptions
Any exceptions to the above will be made by the library Director and on an individual basis. Possible exceptions might be visiting scholars, guests of the University, and requests of the President.