Library FAQs

Can I check out a laptop?

Yes. The library has laptops available for Brownwood campus students to check out. The loan period is 24 hours. Fill out a loan agreement form at the Information Services desk in the library to borrow one.

Can I download E-books from the library?

Yes. Visit the “EBSCOhost Ebook Collection” link on the library homepage.

Does the library have a color copier or color printer?

Unfortunately, no.

Does the library have a scanner I can use?

Yes, the library has two photocopier/scanners. Photocopies are 5-cents per page; scanning is free. You will find one copier/scanner located on the main floor in the Lobby area. The other copier/scanner is located on the main floor, in the Multi-purpose Room.

How do I get a library card?

  • Your HPU ID serves as your library card.
  • Community residents may purchase a Community-Resident Library Card for $10 per year, which enables them to check out up to two books at a time from our library.

How do I get access to electronic resources from off campus?

  • From the library website, HPU Students will log in with their Gateway Username & Password when prompted.
  • Community residents must come to the library to access our resources.

How many books can I check out?

  • Up to 60 books at a time if you are an HPU ID card holder.
  • Community card holders may check out up to two items at one time.

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