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Understanding Book Status.

On every entry in the Hiram College Library catalog you will find a section below the Title that looks like this:

image of catalog location

STATUS entry tells you if it is on the shelf or not and if not, why.


Status Codes

The book should be on the shelf and eligible to be checked out.

Due (date)

The book has been checked out and should be back by the date listed.


Materials have been declared lost and have not been reordered.

New Book Shelf

Brand new books are located to the right of the student computers as you enter the library.

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