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This guide describes the procedures for requesting library material be paged for pickup. It also links to the forms where users can select how they want to pick up their items, either curbside or walk-up.

Library Material Pick-Up Information

University of Mississippi Libraries is offering two options for contactless pick up of library materials.

  1. Curbside delivery – pull up next to the bookdrop and someone will bring the books out to you. The bookdrop is located at the corner of Dormitory Row North and Dormitory Row West.
  2. Walk-up – your books will be placed on a table by the main doors on the West (fountain) side of the J.D. Williams Library

Hours for Pick-up are Monday-Friday 10:00 a.m. –  4:00 p.m.

Walk-up

Request Material for Walk-up Pickup

Requested materials will be available for pickup inside the J.D. Williams Library.

What do I need to do?

  1. Use OneSearch or the library catalog to identify the material you want to check out.
  2. Go to the paging request form at https://libraries.olemiss.edu/paging-request-form/
  3. Include your contact information so we can confirm your request.
  4. List the items you want.
  5. Look for a confirmation email that your item(s) are available.
  6. Pick up your materials from the table near the Access Services Desk on the first floor of the J.D. Williams Library.  Your material will be already be checked out to you.
  7. Material not picked up after 48 hours will be checked in and reshelved.

 

 

 

General Information

What else do I need to know about this service?

  • There is a limit of one request per person per day.
  • There is no limit on the number of items you can request.
  • Use your @olemiss.edu or @go.olemiss.edu email address when submitting the request.
  • Requests can be made up to 7 days in advance of pickup.
  • If you do not arrive at the selected time you will need to schedule another time. Your material will be held for 24 hours then checked back in.

 

Curbside Pick-Up

Request Curbside Pick-Up

Requested materials will be delivered to your vehicle by the bookdrop. The bookdrop is located at the corner of Dormitory Row North and Dormitory Row West.

What do I need to do?

  1. Use OneSearch or the library catalog to identify the material you want to check out.
  2. Go to the request page at https://calendar.lib.olemiss.edu/reserve/pickup
  3. Select the time you want to pick up your materials. Please allow 24 hours.
  4. Complete the curbside request form.
    • Include your contact information so we can confirm your request.
    • List the items you want.
  5. Look for a confirmation email that your item(s) are available.
  6. Arrive at your pick-up location at the selected time and call 662-915-5858.  Your material will already be checked out to you.
  7. If you are unable to pick-up your items please reschedule or cancel your reservation.

Safety Information

Safety information

  • If you request curbside, the employee bringing the items to your car will be wearing a mask.
  • If you request walk-up, the material will be placed in a bag with you name and left on a table for you to retrieve.
  • Library employees cannot accept returned items.  If you no longer want your material after pick-up please return it in the bookdrop. 

 

Questions

Questions?  Contact 662-915-5858 or libadmin@olemiss.edu