EOP Lending Library
About Lending Library
The Lending Library program is designed to assist all EOP students in obtaining required textbooks that they would not be able to purchase on their own. These books have been donated by EOP students and can only be checked out to EOP students.
To participate in EOP’s lending library, students must meet ALL of the following criteria:
- Must be currently enrolled at Cal Poly with 12 or more units
- Must be enrolled in the course that you are requesting a book for
- All books awarded in prior quarters must be returned
- Maintain quarterly contact with an EOP counselor
For the list of books available, view our inventory. (An updated list will be available Winter 2022.)
As soon as you are registered for your next quarter you may request book(s). Students can request books through our application process. Books are loaned on a first come first serve basis, so the sooner you submit your request, the greater your chance of being able to borrow the book(s) you want. Requests can take 1-2 business days to process.
If you would like to request a book, view and fill out our application.
Book Return Instructions
Books must be returned by the end of the quarter. This allows other students to benefit from this service. All books must be returned to the EOP office, Bldg. 52, Rm. E-7 during regular hours of operation, 8 am - 5pm. If you were loaned textbooks in previous quarters and did not return them, you will not be able to request books for the quarter and a hold will be placed on your account. Any damaged or lost books will be replaced at the expense of the borrower. For more information, please email email@example.com.