Cumberland University

Emergency Announcements

There are no emergencies at this time.

Due to the threat of severe weather this afternoon all classes starting after 3:30 pm are canceled.
Use caution and be safe.

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Thank you.

Borrow and Renew

Only currently enrolled Cumberland University students and Cumberland faculty and staff may check material out of the library. Patrons must have their ID to check out materials. Students may borrow books for three weeks and DVDs and videocassettes for three days. Faculty and staff may borrow books for four weeks and DVDs and videocassettes for one week. The following materials are for library use only: Periodicals (magazines, journals and newspapers), Reference books, Reserve items, CDs, Microfilm and materials in the Tennessee Room.


You may renew materials by coming in the library, calling over the phone, or by emailing. Our contact information can be found on our Ask A Librarian page.