Video and DVD policy

Video and DVD policy

Musselman Library houses a collection of videos for use by Bluffton University faculty, staff, and students and by community and alumni patrons.

Loan Rules:
The loan policy for videos and DVDs differs between our different patron populations.  Please see our borrowing policies for further information.  Videos are subject to recall after 3 days for use in class or on course reserve.

Reservation of videos

Videos may be reserved in advance for viewing during classes or campus activities. The availability of videos cannot be guaranteed; reservations for use should be made a minimum of 7 days in advance.

For reservations, please call x3271, visit the Circulation/Info desk, or e-mail Audra Oglesbee at Be prepared to give the video's title, your name, the class or campus activity for which the video will be used, and the date and time the video will be needed.

Videos may be placed on course reserve as appropriate.

Rental of videos
The library does not facilitate video rentals.

Request for purchase of videos to add to the collection
To order new videos for the library collection, use the same Materials Purchase form used for books. Only faculty members with departmental permission may place orders.  Others may make suggestions for purchase using our Suggestion form.