Alumni Borrowing

Borrow from Wheaton College Library

Wheaton College alumni may obtain an Alumni borrowing account.

  • Alumni must live within commuting distance of the college.
  • Library account costs $30 for 12 months.
  • Up to 10 items may be borrowed concurrently.
  • DVDs and CDs may not be borrowed.
  • Privileges do not include I-Share and ILLiad borrowing.

Loan Policies

  • Books, music scores, most other circulating items - 4 week loan period, 8 weeks maximum
  • Journals, reference books – non-circulating, in-library use only
  • Permanent reserves and technology/equipment – varies

Library Account Access

Alumni borrowing accounts cannot be accessed online, so it’s not possible to view due dates or accomplish renewals online.
Please pay particular attention to email communications from the library to avoid lost item issues or fees.
Renew items by replying to an email notice, by emailing, or by calling the circulation desk at 630-752-5354.

Network Access

Your student network account automatically becomes an alumni account if you matriculated in August 2008 or later. If you were a student before then, you must request an account. If you have problems with your network account, please email or call (630) 752-4357.
You can use this account anywhere in the world to access Atla Religion Database with AtlaSerials (alumni must use this link only). (About Atla Religion Database)

Payment Options for Wheaton College Fees

  • Cash (in person)
  • Check payable to Wheaton College; if mailing, address to Circulation Supervisor, Library, Wheaton College, 501 College Avenue, Wheaton IL 60187
  • Credit card (Visa, Mastercard, Discover); to provide credit card information by phone, please call 630.752.5610


Call the circulation desk 630-752-5354