We have rules to help maintain and improve the quality of our services. Our services, including electronic ones, are for educational use only. Our Directors may change them, and our opening hours, any time it is necessary.
We hold information about our members under the terms of the Data Protection Act, 1984. These groups of people can join our library:
There is more information about membership on our web pages.
You need a matriculation/library card to borrow items. Some of our material is for reference use only. Our Directors can take away your right to borrow.
You are responsible for:
There is more information about borrowing on our web pages.
To keep a good working environment for everyone, we do not let you:
If the Director, or the senior member of staff present, thinks that your behaviour is not acceptable, they can suspend you from using our services. We will use the code of student discipline or the staff discipline policy for more serious bad behaviour.
When you use our equipment, you agree to keep to our IT regulations.
We have electronic security systems to stop theft. If the alarm sounds, please check you have had all your borrowed items issued to you. If it is a false alarm, go to the Base on level 0. (Our staff can ask you to open bags, briefcases or other containers, and can check any library items you have, whether or not the alarm has sounded.)
If there is an emergency, leave the building immediately, following any instructions you have been given or see on notices.
You must keep to the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act, 1988 when making copies. There is more information on the copyright web pages.