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Kendall College Library
Kendall College of Art and Design
17 Fountain Street NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
616-451-2787 ext 1121

Fall & Spring Semester Hours
M-Thur - 8:00AM - 8:00 PM
Fri - 8:00AM - 4:30 PM
Sat - Closed 
Sun - 4:00 - 8:00 PM

Library Circulation Policies for KCAD Students

You must present your KCAD/FSU ID Card to check out all Library materials

Books - Books circulate for 3 weeks

Books may be renewed 1 time for an additional 3 weeks, provided that no holds or requests have been placed.

You may renew books online via your Library Account.

You may renew books at the Library circulation desk. You do not need to have the items with you.

Media - CDs, CD-Roms, DVDs, and Videocassettes circulate for (7) days and May NOT be renewed. If you need the item for additional time, please bring the item to the Library so it can be re-circulated to you.

Course Reserves have varying circulation rules and may NOT be renewed. 

If your books are OVERDUE, you must call or come into the Library to renew

Graduate Students have the same circulation policies as undergraduate students.

If you are a Graduate Student AND a KCAD Adjunct Faculty member, your classification with the Library is Graduate Student.
You will be fined and billed for overdue and unreturned materials.

Off Campus Access

As a KCAD student you have 24/7 access to many online resources including: Encore, Article Databases & MELCAT

When you attempt to use any of these resources from off campus you will be asked to login.

  • To use ENCORE & the Article Databases login with your MYFSU & Password

  • To use MELCAT login with your NAME, BARCODE & PIN

If you have any problems attempting to login, please contact the library during daytime hours.