Specker Library

Circulation Information      

Library Loan Periods:

Books (Regular Collection)

3 Weeks


1 Week


Library Use Only

Reserve Material

See Below

Most materials may be renewed in person, over the phone, or on the library's web site on Pegasus, the library's online information system.


Regular Collection Material

$0.25 per day*

Reserve Material

$2.00 per day

Lost Items (more than 30 days late)

Replacement Cost Plus $10.00 Processing Fee

*Items in the regular collection that are returned before they are 3 days late will have the fines waived.

Library Cards:

The CCSJ photo ID card also serves as your library card and must be presented in order to check out library materials. Cards may be obtained through the Library Circulation Desk. ID cards must also be obtained in order to activate CCSJ’s network and email accounts.

Reserve Material:

Instructors may place items on Reserve for use by students which may be obtained from the Circulation Desk. Reserve materials may be used in the library or can be checked out either in house, overnight,or for three or seven day loan periods. To insure that students have equal access to Reserve items, Reserve material fines are $2.00 per day for each overdue item. Please see Specker Library’s Reserve procedures for forms and additional details.


Contact the library at 219-473-4373.

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Library Contact Information

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday: 8:30 AM - 7:00 PM
Saturday: 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Closed Sunday
Telephone: (219) 473-4373
Email: library@ccsj.edu