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Circulation Desk

A man borrowing a laptop

Within Bizzell, you can find circulation desks at both the west and south entrances to the library. Here, employees are on hand during all hours of operation to process materials, answer questions, and connect you with services throughout University Libraries. The main circulation desk is also the primary contact point for departments like Billing and ILL, and where you can check out materials on short-term loan, ranging from textbooks to laptops to even bike locks!

Today's Hours

This unit is accessible whenever the Bizzell Memorial Library is open.


Bizzell Memorial Library
401 W Brooks St
Norman, OK 73019
United States

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Main Desk Services

  • Contact point for fines and fees questions and billing appeals
  • Hold Shelf and contact point for ILL and Sooner Xpress
  • Processing desk for permits and proxy authorization
  • Assistance contacting other departments and specialists
  • 24-hour hold service
  • Item return receipts and other forms
  • Location and contact point for Reserves and AV materials
  • Contact point for Security
  • Lost and found desk
  • Directions and NavApp assistance
  • Self-check machine
  • Resources for submitting feedback

Please check the All Services page for any service not listed here. Offerings may vary at branch libraries.

Circulation Policies, Privileges, and Permits



Computer Stations

Room with separated computer stations

Patrons have access to Windows and Apple computers. The computers come with a variety of software applications that are available to students.


Copy Machine

Copy machines are available throughout the library. Patrons have access to scan and produce copies of documents using the copy machines.


iPad held by hands with calendar app open

iPads are available for checkout for instructors and students. iPads are a mobile computing tablet that have touch screen qualities of a smartphone and the qualities of a laptop.


laptop from Pixaby

Laptops are available in Windows or Apple options. These devices are portable and come with a variety of software applications.


Printer with paper on table

Printers are available for instructors and students throughout the library. The printers can be used to print documents by accessing a library computer that is wirelessly connected to the device.


Flatbed Scanner

Scanners are generally located in computer stations in the library. The flatbed scanners are a great way to scan and deliver documents through a computer.

Virtual Reality Headsets

Child wearing virtual reality headset

Virtual reality headsets are available at the Library MakerSpace. These devices allow non-technical users to analyze and manipulate 3d models in a virtual reality.

Wi-Fi Access

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Wi-Fi access is available in all rooms of the library. Instructors and students can access the internet by wirelessly connecting to the University's wi-fi network.