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*LIST of Library Information

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Interlibrary Loan: Borrowing items from other libraries when we do not have it in our collections.
Loan Period: Length of time an item can be checked out (borrowed).

OPAC: (Online Public Access Catalog): Library catalog.

Patron: Library user (You)
Renewal: An extension of the original loan/borrowing period.
Recall: When the library requests the return of an item that is currently checked out.

Loan Periods

DVDs, Newspapers, Magazines, and Journals – 1 week

Books, Audiobooks, TV Series – 4 weeks

Reserve Materials –  Mostly "In library use only" (may vary with material)

Recalled Materials – Due 10 days after a recall is placed.

May I eat and drink in the Library? Me tidy and clean up after yourself.

We do allow covered food and drinks. However, please do not spill them on the computers! 


Be considerate and clean up after yourself.

Thank you!

Off-campus Proxy Login

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Username is your MyFVTC (EX: )
Password is your network MyFVTC password.


Patrons are Responsible for having a photo ID to check out any material.


You should get a courtesy email reminding you that your item is due. You can click the link in the email to renew, renew the item through our online catalog, or contact us through email, phone, or chat.

By phone: (920) 735-5653

Online: Please email us at

Items that have been recalled or placed on hold by another patron cannot be renewed.

Returning Library Material

All materials should be returned or renewed by the due date (or the recall due date).

Please return items to:

FVTC Library - Room G113
1825 North Bluemound Dr.
Appleton, WI 54912-2277

Users Policy

Off-campus access to and use of the content of our electronic databases is limited by contractual licenses to authorized FVTC associated faculty, staff, and students.

The general public can access electronic resources on campus only.

Visitor Information

Anyone can use the library!

Our guest login for the computers is:
ID:              student
Password: student

To ask about checking out materials as a visitor, please call us at (920) 735-5653 or email us at

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