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Membership and Rules

You are automatically become a library member once you are registered as a student of Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM). As a student you will be given STUDENT CARD containing patron ID to qualify you to use all the facilities and services at the library. In addition, the card is your identification as student in UPM. So please display your STUDENT CARD all the time while in the library.

LOAN ELIGIBILITY

CATEGORIES

Loan Eligibility / Loan Period

Pre Diploma

6 items / 14 days

Diploma / Degree (Bachelor)

6 items / 2 days

Post Graduate / Tutor

15 items / 30 days

Distance Learning (Post Graduate)

15 items / 30 days

Distance Learning (Degree)

4 items / 21 days

Academic Staff / Professional

30 items / 60 days

Support Staff

4 items / 14 days

External Member

2 items / 14 days

RULES AND REGULATIONS

1.     Library operating hours can be amended & the announcement will be displayed on notice board.

2.     Student card must be presented / displayed all the time while in the library.

3.     Users must be decently dressed and conduct themselves properly in the library.

4.     Smoking and consumption of food and drinks are forbidden in all parts of the library.

5.     The Prayer Room is to be used strictly for prayers only.

6.     Silence must be observed strictly in the library.

7.     Reservation of seats is not permitted. Books and other articles left for any length of time on chairs and tables may be removed by the library staff.

8.     Books and other articles left for any length of time on chairs and tables may be removed by the library staff.

9.     No bags, umbrellas, parcel, etc except files and books may be brought into the library. Adequate storage facilities are provided at the library entrance for users to keep their personal belongings.

10.    A buzzer will be rung ten minutes before the closing time and all users must vacate the premise.

11.    On leaving the library, users are required to produce books and items for inspection.

12.    The library staffs on duty have the right to request a user to leave the premises if he or she is found to be violating any of the library rules.

13. The Chief Librarian is empowered to withhold library facilities and services to users, for any infringement of these rules.

14. The library will not accept responsibility for any lost or misplacement of personal belongings.

15. The Chief Librarian may amend or change the Library Rules and Regulations as and when deemed required.

Notes: The main purpose of these rules is to safeguard the common interest of all users and to enable the library to carry out its functions smoothly and efficiently. Students are reminded that these rules have the force of the Regulations for Discipline by the Disciplinary Committee.

OFFENCES AND PENALTIES

OFFENCES

PENALTIES

1.  Stealing / tearing / smudging library materials.

  • Membership will be suspended for one (1) semester.
  • A fine of not more than RM200.00.
  • Deputy Dean (Student Affairs) UPMKB will be informed for recommendations of further actions.

2.  Leaving books in mess on the table / shelves.

 

 

 

Membership will be suspended for four (4) weeks for the first offence and eight (8) weeks for the second offences.







3.  Have more than 3 books / journals on table / carrel in a 

     moment.

4.  Shift / misuse of library furniture / materials.

5.  Transferring material from one collection to other collections.

6.  Bringing consumption of foods or drinks / smoking in the  

     library.

7.  Making noise / use cell phones in the library.

8.  Misuse of facilities and services.

9. Making any damage of audio visual equipments / materials.

10. Misplaced of library materials.

  • Pay item’s current price and the processing

fee

or

  • Replace with the same materials and pay the processing fee.

Updated:: 16/10/2013

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97008 Bintulu, Sarawak,
Malaysia

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