Circulation & Media


Supervisor:  Angie Brown, 102 Parks Library,, 515 294-0448

Services available:

  • Check-out and return library materials and course reserve items
  • Renew library materials
  • Help and Information (research) help
  • Library account and password help
  • Group study room reservation help and pick-up of room keys
  • Laptop checkout
  • Lost and found for the library
  • Report accidents, emergencies, and disturbances in the building

Media Center

002 Parks Library,, 515 294-0448

Maps, media, and microforms are located in the Media Center.

  • The map collection contains all types of maps, atlases, charts and globes
  • The media collection covers a wide range of subjects in a variety of formats

Services available:

  • Check-out and return DVDs and videos, CD-ROMS, compact discs, audiotapes, computer software, microfiche, and maps and related book items
  • Renew library materials
  • Audio/visual equipment for in-house use of non-circulating material
  • Equipment for viewing and scanning microforms, slides, and negatives
  • Scanning and printing of microforms by staff (fee-based service)
  • Multimedia computer workstations (8) with read only versions of Kurzweil software
  • Chess sets check-out.

Circulation and Media are part of the Research & Instruction Division.