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Curtin University
 Library

Borrowing from the Library

The staff at the Enquiry and Lending Services Counter will be pleased to give advice on borrowing facilities, access to the books and, or any other aspect of Library use. Your Curtin Sarawak staff/student ID card is your library card. You MUST present your staff/student ID card every time you wish to borrow the library items.

Borrowing Procedures:

Collections

Location

Library Users Category

Loan Period

Open / R&D Collection

2nd Floor

1. Foundation/Diploma/IEP
2. Undergraduates
3. Postgraduates
4. General staff
5. Academic staff

8 books for 2 weeks
10 books for 2 weeks
15 books for 6 weeks
10 books for 1 month
20 books for 1 month

Teaching and Learning
Collection

1st Floor

Academic Staff

1 semester

Reference Collection

2nd Floor

1. Foundation/Diploma/IEP
2. Undergraduates
3. Postgraduates
4. General staff
5. Academic staff

Non-circulating

Closed Reserved Collection

2nd Floor

1. Foundation/Diploma/IEP
2. Undergraduates
3. Postgraduates
4. General staff
5. Academic staff

3-days loan only

2 hours or overnight.
Overnight items must be returned at 10am the next day 

Borneo Collection

2nd Floor

1. Foundation/Diploma/IEP
2. Undergraduates
3. Postgraduates
4. General staff
5. Academic staff

The collection consists of materials on Borneo with prefix "BC". This collection can be borrowed for 7-days.

Borneo with prefix "BC" (with red dot) is strictly cannot be borrowed.

Audio Visual Collection (multimedia CD-ROMs, VCDs, DVDs, videotapes and audiocassettes)

Ground Floor

1. Foundation/Diploma/IEP
2. Undergraduates
3. Postgraduates
4. General staff
5. Academic staff

3-days loan. Users can
use AV Room to view the AV Collection.

 

Periodicals
Bounded Journals

1st Floor

1. Foundation/Diploma/IEP
2. Undergraduates
3. Postgraduates
4. General staff
5. Academic staff

 

Circulating for 1 week
Non-circulating

Newspapers

Ground Floor

1. Foundation/Diploma/IEP
2. Undergraduates
3. Postgraduates
4. General staff
5. Academic staff

Non-Circulating

Lecturers’ notes, Tutorial
Solutions and Reading
Materials

1st Floor

1. Foundation/Diploma/IEP
2. Undergraduates
3. Postgraduates
4. General staff
5. Academic staff

2 hours or overnight.
Overnight items must be returned at 10am the next day

Student’s Final Year
Project/ Theses collection

1st Floor

1. Undergraduates
2. Postgraduates
3. Academic staff

Non-circulating
(circulating allowed only
for LAN purposes)

Please Note:
User is not allowed to transfer library materials borrowed by them to another user’s account. The transaction must be made at The Circulation Counter.

All books on loan are subject to recall should other users require them.