Loan Periods

 

Who No of items Standard loan * SL High Demand Loan** HDL Fines on overdue recalls & HDL

UG

PGT f/t

20

40

6 weeks

Reduced to 7 days if recalled

Can renew if not reserved

2 days

1 renewal

50p per day per item

Max of £5.00

PGT p/t 40

6 weeks

Reduced to 7 days if recalled

Can renew if not reserved

7 days

1 renewal

50p per day per item

Max of £5.00

Staff &

 

PGR

50

 

40

365 days

Reduced to 7 days if recalled

Return, re-issue if not reserved.

7 days  - No renewal

 

2 days 1 renewal

50p per day per item

Max of £5.00

External 4 SL

6 weeks

Reduced to 7 days if recalled

Can renew if not reserved

 N/A 50p per day per item on overdue recalls

*Standard Loan : Print book, CD                                                                 ** High demand Loan: Print book, DVD/Video, Vinyl

Standard loan

Undergraduate and postgraduate students: 6 week loan, subject to recall

Staff and Research Postgraduates: One year loan, subject to recall

Standard loans may be recalled to a 7 day loan. 

High Demand Loans (HDL)

2 day loan (excluding weekend) with 1 renewal

Videos/DVDs

High demand (2 day loan) with 1 renewal & weekends                 

CDs

6 week loan

Vinyl

High demand (2 day loan) with 1  renewal & weekends

Vacation loans

  • Standard loans will be issued for Vacation periods from 4 weeks before the end of term.
  • Videos/DVD remain as High Demand loans during  the vacation.
  • Books borrowed during the Summer vacation will be issued until the first week of the Autumn term.
  • Books borrowed by staff are now issued for one year irrespective of whether they are borrowed during the vacation.