Borrowing & More

Loan Policy

Status  Book DVD&CD
Number of Books Loan Period(days) Maximum Loan Period(days) Number of Items Loan Period(days)
Faculty 30 60 180 3 4
Staff/Researcher 10 30 90
Graduates 10 30 90
Undergraduates 5 15 45
Spouse 5 15 45
General Public Membership 3 7 21

How to Borrow

Self-Service Machine

    • Users can borrow books through Self-Service Machines on the 1st and 3rd floor.
    • To use the machine, you should have your ID card.
    • Follow the screen directions to borrow a book.
    • Password is 6 digits of your birth date.
    • Please check the due date and status on the screen after you borrow the book.

     

    ※ You can only borrow DVD&CD materials at the Information Desk on 2nd floor.

If you cannot borrow a book with the machine

    You may not be able to borrow a book for the following reason.

    • A student on leave of absence, Alumni
    • If you have overdue books
    • If you have a loan block for a specific reason
    • System error
    • Course Reserve, Basic Science books, Reserved books
    • etc.

    ※ If you cannot borrow a book with the machine, please visit 3F Information Desk.

2, 3F Information Desk

    • Business hours:  9 a.m. ~ 6 p.m. (except lunch time: 12 a.m.~ 1 p.m.)
    Location Item
    2F Information Desk CD & DVD
    3F Information Desk Book

How to return

Self-Service Machine

    • Users also can return books through Self-Service Machines on the 1F and 3F.
    • Please check returning receipt after return the book.

     

    ※ Associated materials should be returned 3F Info desk separately from the original books. (If users lost associated materials, they must compensate.)

    ※ You don’t have to bring UNIST ID card when you return a book.

Information Desk

    • If you cannot return a book with the machine, please visit 3F Information Desk.

     

    ※ Associated materials should be returned 3F Info desk separately from the original books. (If users lost associated materials, they must compensate.)

How to Renew

  • Users can renew books that has been on loan if there is no reservation.
  • Library Website > MY ACCOUNT> Loans·Renewal·Holds
  • Renewals begin from the day of users request.
  • Each material may be renewed anytime until the maximum extension date.
  • ex) If you renew a book three days after from the loan date, your due date will be extended to three days.

In cases renewal is unavailable

  • If you have overdue items
  • If another user reserved the book
  • DVD & CD
  • Course Reserves

How to Reserve

  • If a book in need is borrowed checked out, users can make a reservation to get first when it is returned.
  • If a user have an overdue item, he(she) cannot reserve other items.

  • 01 Reservation
    Make a reservation a borrowed or in process books
  • 02 Receive a e-mail or SMS when the book returned or ready
  • 03 Borrow
    Visit 3F INFO Desk to borrow the book

Overdue

  • If you return materials late, you cannot borrow other items for the same number of days that the item were late.
  • Suspension period is calculated as follows: If you return 1 book for late 3 days , you can not borrow materials for 3 days.
  • If you need further information, please visit 3F INFO Desk or contact to the library. (052-217-1417)

Lost

  • If you lost library materials, you should compensate by purchasing the exact materials.
  • If you cannot purchase the materials, for certain reasons, you should contact to the library.

Damaged

  • If you damage library materials, you should compensate by purchasing the exact materials.
  • If you cannot purchase the materials, for certain reasons, you should contact to the library.

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