RULES FOR BORROWING BOOKS

1. All AMU employees and students with a valid library account are entitled to borrow the Library resources on the following terms.

2. The ordered books should be collected at the Library Lending Room within 7 days from the day of the receipt of the confirmatory email in which the order is qualified as approved.

After the 7 days period the uncollected books will be withdrawn to the Library warehouse.


3. Quantity and time borrowing books:

a) Students faculties at the Ogrody Campus –
up to 10 vol. on loan for a period of 3 months; possibility of extension twice by 30 days,
b) PhD students faculties at the Ogrody Campus – up to 15 vol. on loan for a period of 6 months; possibility of extension twice by 180 days,
c) Academic teachers from faculties at the Ogrody Campus – up to 30 vol. on loan for a period of 1 year; possibility of extension twice by 1 year,
d) Other workers from faculties at the Ogrody Campus – up to 20 vol. on loan for a period of 1 year; possibility of extension twice by 1 year,
e) Readers from other faculties of AMU (students, PhD students, academic teachers, other workers) – up to 5 vol. on loan for a period of 30 days; possibility of extension twice by 30 days.

4. Fees:
a) 12 zł/academic year – opening/renewing a library account,
b) 0,30 zł/1 day for each volume – exceeding the return deadline,
c) 5zł/1 day for each volume – exceeding the deadline for returning material from the Reading Room.
d) Lost or damaged library material should be bought back (if this is not possible, the compensation rules are specified by the Library Manager).

5. Reading Room:
a) every Reader can use the entire book collection in the Reading Room without a prior signing up for the library account,
b) books from the Reading Room can be borrowed for classes/photocopy use provided they are returned on the same day,
c) in the Reading Room library materials can be used on the premises of the Reading Room only ( cannot be borrowed outside):
– prints issued before 1945 (Rez.)
– magazines and newspapers.