Returning Library Materials

Most materials may be returned to any ASU Library location, regardless of which library they were checked out from. Interior book returns are located near the Information and Check Out Desk at each library. Mailing returns can be shipped to: 300 Orange Mall, Tempe Arizona 85287. For information on returning materials that were shipped to you, vist our Personal Delivery page.

Interior Return Required
Course Reserves Course Reserve materials must be returned to the Information and Check Out Desk of the library where they were checked out.
Multimedia Materials Multimedia materials (DVD, VHS, etc.) must be returned to an ASU Library Information and Check Out Desk or Interior Media drop in order to prevent damage to the material due to severe heat or other heavier materials falling upon them.
Interlibrary Loan ILL materials must be returned to any ASU Library Information and Check Out Desk, except for the ASU Law Library.


Exterior Book Return Locations (print items only)
Downtown Phoenix campus Outside the south entrance of the University Center building on Polk Street (Drive up)
Polytechnic campus

On the corner of Innovation Way West and Tiburon Ave (near the Quads)

At the east entrance to the Center Building

Tempe campus

Hayden Library at the top of the stairs to the courtyard, to the west of the elevator

Noble Library to the east of the front entrance

Design and the Arts Library, outside the entrance to the library on the first floor of the Design North building. (Building access restricted to Design School students overnight)

West campus Fletcher Library outside the east entrance (available only when Fletcher Library is closed)