Checkout Room rules, hours and processes for Spring 2024

Wednesday, January 10, 2024 - 3:15pm

The College of Journalism and Mass Communications has made important updates to the Checkout Room rules, hours, and special request procedures for the upcoming Spring 2024 semester. Please take note of these changes:

Changes to Rules:

The checkout room rules have been updated to reflect that fines and fees of $100 or more will now be added to the borrower’s consolidated bill through Student Accounts.

By using the Checkout Room, borrowers agree to adhere to all the checkout room rules. To see the full checkout room rules, visit

Hours for Spring 2024

  • Andersen Hall Location: Monday to Friday, 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Virtual Zoom Room: Monday to Friday, 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Agency Location (Lincoln Children's Museum):
    • Monday: 2 to 3 p.m.
    • Tuesday: 3 to 5:30 p.m.
    • Wednesday: 2 to 3 p.m.
    • Thursday: Closed
    • Friday: 2 to 3 p.m.

Please note that during the first week of the semester, student holidays and breaks, and the summer, the Checkout Room will be open by appointment only. To make an appointment, email

Changes to Procedures:

The procedures for requesting an extended duration, advanced equipment or a drone have been updated. Authorization is now exclusively online, and previous paper forms (Sushi cards) will no longer be accepted. For detailed information on these updated procedures or to submit requests, please visit

Stay informed and make the most of the resources available in the College of Journalism and Mass Communications Checkout Room. If you have any questions or need further assistance, please reach out to