Answered By: Arts & Sciences / Philosophy & Theology Liaison Librarian
Last Updated: Aug 27, 2018     Views: 12

"Checked in" means the item (book, DVD etc) is available to borrow and you can find it on the shelf.  If the item you want is "checked in" but not on the shelf, it may be missing or another student may be using it in the library.

"Checked out" means the item has been borrowed.