Course Reserves and Books on 7-day Loan

(Podium Floor)

Reserve Books :  During their course of study, students are required to read a number of supplementary materials in addition to their basic textbooks. These supplementary materials, usually recommended by teaching staff, together with books listed in the Textbook and Reference Book Lists form the basis of the Reserve Collection which can be borrowed as follows:

Categories of Users in
Library Regulations 5.4
Loan quota Loan Period
(i),(ii),(iii),(iv) &(v) 3 60 hours
(vi),(vii)&(viii) 2 24 hours

Reserve books must be returned to the Circulation Counter (P/F) during opening hours, or via the 24-hour Book Drop during Library closing hours.

Books on 7-day Loan : In addition to the basic Reserve Books, some textbooks, recommended readings and highly demanded books on 7-day loan period are kept in the Reserve Collection on the Podium floor. Users are required to return the 7-day loan books to the Circulation Counter (P/F) on or before the due date during Library Opening Hours. The 7-day loan books must not be returned via the 24-hour Book Drop.