Most material can be borrowed from the library providing you are a member and have a current Student, Staff or Library External Membership ID card with you.
Library material can be checked out at the Library Issue Desk or at the Self Issue machine for the following borrowing periods:
Long Loans: 14 days (except for full time postgraduates, master students and staff who get them for a little longer).
Short Loans: One week. (There may be exceptions to this rule for some patron categories)
2 Hour Loans: All users can borrow/consult this material but it cannot be removed from the library.
Restricted Material: Reference material, journals and some official material cannot be borrowed but can be consulted in the Library.
Material not held in the library can be requested from other libraries on interlibrary loan. Requests can be sent to the following email account: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Midlands PAL & Pathways to Learning:
Library cardholders may renew their own materials online. All material may be renewed except for materials with reserves and materials on which you owe fines.
YES Indeed. You can place a reservation or hold on any item which is out on loan to another borrower/patron. Check with the Library desk for more details or possible alternative titles if you are seeking material for a assignment with a looming deadline.
20c per day for Long Loans. 20c per hour for 2 Hr Loans. One EURO per day for Short Loans
It is library policy to invoice/bill for lost items.
You can return books at the library desk or on the Self Issue Machine. If the library is closed then use the book bins outside both the Main and Nursing libraries.
Please note that you are responsible for all material borrowed on your Library Account until the item is returned and cleared.