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Cabell Library Basics

You can borrow more than books at Cabell!

  • laptops (kiosks near the 1st floor desk)
  • iPads (1st floor desk)
  • calculators (1st floor desk)
  • phone chargers (1st floor desk)
  • cameras, camcorders, mics (Workshop on Lower Level)

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Checking out books is easy!

Use your VCUCard to check out books, DVDs, CDs and other materials. You can check out books at the Information Desk on the first floor.

The chart below will show you how to find a book on the shelf and how to check it out. For other questions related to checking out materials at Cabell Library, ask at the Information Desk.

Find books on the shelf

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You'll use the VCU Libraries Search (gold box on main page) to find books and other materials. If the book is available at Cabell, the floor the book is on will be displayed in green below the call number. Use the guide below to find books on the shelf. If you need additional assistance, ask at the Information Desk on the first floor.