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For general information please visit the page dedicated to on-site reading and loans
All books and journals can be read on-site.
Ask the librarians for assistance or if you need more information.
Borrowed items must be handed back to staff or placed on dedicated returns trolleys before the library closing time.
| Type of user ||Modern books 1916 onwards||Set books
|Students: bachelor's, master's, single course, professional masters, specialisation school, authorised external users, graduands, internal users, users from other universities
||Standard loan: up to 4 volumes for 1 month (renewable up to 4 months)||Short loan: up to 4 volumes for 15 days (renewable unlimited times but for a maximum of 120 days total)|
|Tech/Admin staff - internal and from partner institutions, teaching staff, PhD students, research fellows, subject specialists, Unifi pensioners
||Standard loan: up to 25 volumes for 1 month (renewable up to 2 years)||Short loan: up to 4 volumes for 15 days (renewable unlimited times but for a maximum of 120 days total)|
Reference books can be borrowed overnight and during week-ends or public holidays.
Items can be borrowed a few minutes before closing time and must be returned by 9.30 am the next business day.
External users (i.e. that are not part of the University as staff or students) can have temporary borrower status by having an authorisation form signed by a manager or teaching staff.
Authorisation Form for External Users
Users must return items by the due date. Later returns will incur in suspension from borrowing for the same amount of days the items were outstanding. If more than one item was outstanding the days will be summed up automatically by the system.
|Type of loan ||Duration of loan||Notes|
||renewable unlimited times but for a maximum of 120 days total
|Short loan - renewable||15 days
||renewable unlimited times but for a maximum of 120 days total|
|Reference items - open shelf and overnight
1 day (until 9.30 the next morning)
2 or more (week-end and public holodays)
|On-site reading during opening hours and loan during closing hours
||-||On-site reading only during opening hours
||Ask the single departments
||-||Ask the librarians