Borrowing Books & Other Materials

How do I find a book?

The AUM Library Catalog is available from the library's homepage. The online catalog is a computerized finding tool that is an index or listing of what materials the AUM Library owns and where they are located. It can be searched by keyword, title, author, subject, or call number. For more detailed searching instructions, refer to the guide AUM Library Online Catalog: Basic Search Features.

Does the library have textbooks for my classes?

No, the library does not purchase textbooks used by classes currently being taught. Most of the textbooks owned by the library are older editions that were donated by faculty.

How do I renew a book online?

You may renew a book online if it is not overdue. Refer to How to Renew Online, for the steps to follow.

How do I use electronic books?

Please read the information in the library guide, EBSCO eBook Collection @ AUM Library, for answers to FAQ's about electronic books.

How can I borrow books from other libraries?

Books may be obtained from other libraries for AUM students and employees through the following services:

Further Questions

For information or assistance consult our reference department at 334-244-3649 OR Access Services department at 334-244-3647, or e-mail Ask a Librarian.