If you wish to connect to the internet using a laptop or mobile device, locate the GUEST network in your device's "network connection" settings. You will need to register every 24 hours.
Guests who wish to check out materials from Hekman Library may purchase a Guest User card for $20 ($15 for high school students), good for six months. Cards are available at the main (2nd floor) Circulation Desk.
Users who are exempt from the guest card fee include: Calvin College and Calvin Theological Seminary faculty, emeriti, staff, students, CALL members, and alumni. Spouses and dependent children of Calvin faculty and staff can also be exempt from the fee at the request of the employed faculty or staff member.
Contact Carla Moyer, Circulation Coordinator, with questions or for more information.
Alumni may request up to five ILL items per academic year and an additional five during the summer months. If a Calvin alum is enrolled at another institution, we ask that you use that institution's ILL service.
Guests should use their local public libraries or the services offered by the educational institutions where they are enrolled. The purchase of a guest user card at Hekman does not include Interlibrary Loan service.
A number of computers throughout the library do not require logging in. These are available for non-Calvin patrons to use in accordance with the Hekman Library Computer Access Policy. Number and location of public access computers:
Printing is available from the workstations on 2nd floor (print jobs can be picked up at the Circulation desk), and by means of the WebPrint program (printers designated on 2nd and 4th floors).