Short Term Loans (STLs): A loan that makes the e-book available for 1 day at a fraction of the book’s list price.
USC instituted two 1-day STLs before an e-book title is purchased on the third use in Fall 2014. STL fees range from 5%-40% of the ebook's list price.
Since Summer 2014 many publishers have begun raising their STL fees. Here is the most current list:
Publisher Short Term Loan charges - updated 7/1/2015