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3. Borrowing

3.1.  The borrowing rules and procedures, loan entitlements, loan periods and fines applicable at each library site to the various categories of users and material are detailed on the library web site and in the relevant library guides and information sheets.

3.2. The Librarian may lend, refuse to lend, or restrict the circulation of any item, or recall any item from loan at any time.

3.3. Users may only borrow books when registered to do so and when able to comply with the regulations about returning books.

3.4. Items loaned to a user are for the personal use of that user only and remain the responsibility of the user until they are returned to the library site from which they were borrowed and the loans cancelled. Responsibility cannot be transferred to another user.

3.5. All items on loan shall be returned by their due date and time.

3.6. All items on loan may be subject to recall before their due date if requested by another user or the Librarian. Recalled items shall be returned without delay.

3.7. All items on loan shall be returned on expiry of membership of the Library. College staff and student membership expires when employment or registered attendance at College ceases.

3.8. A loan may be renewed on or before the due date of the item unless a reservation or recall applies. Items shall be renewed by the user to whom they were issued.


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