General terms for lending
Only registered patrons are allowed to borrow library material. Lending cannot be made by patrons who had their membership suspended. Patron membership may get suspended due to a number of reasons such as unpaid fine, over limit lending, unreturned materials as the due date stated, discipline action taken to patrons or suspended from the university.
Open shelve collections
All patrons may lend materials from the open shelves collections depending on their category of membership. Patrons may renew their loaned materials 2 times in a row depending on the noted terms and conditions.
Red Spot collections
All patrons may lend this materials for 1 day only. All Red Spot collections must be returned on the next corresponding day.
This service is provided only to academicians and post degree students. Other staff or patrons required to request by approval from their own department head or unit supervisor. They also need to have approval for the payment of photocopies, posts, telephone bills, facsimiles, internet access and other getting.
|Categories||Open Shelve Collection||References & Media Collection||Red Spot Collection|
|Undergraduate/Diploma Student||10 items / 14 days||2 items / 7 days||1 item per day|
|Post Graduate Student||15 items / 30 days||2 items / 7 days||1 item per day|
|Academic Staff||20 items / 90 days||2 items / 7 days||2 item per day|
|Non-Academic Staff||8 items / 14 days||2 items / 7 days||1 item per day|
|Part-time Academic Staff||10 items / 14 days||–||–|
|Part-time Non-Academic Staff||4 items / 14 days||–|
|Institutional||4×2 / 14 days||–|
|UNITEM Students||2 items / 14 days||–|
|Public Personal||3 items / 14 day||–|
|School Students Personal||2 items / 14 days||–||–|
The amount of overdue fines are stated below :
Open Shelve Collection
|First Week||RM0.10 per day|
|Second and subsequent weeks||RM0.20 per day (without maximum limit)|
Red Spot Collection
|Per Day||RM0.50 per day|
|First Week||RM15.00 per day|
|Second Week||RM20.00 per day|
|Third Week||RM25.00 per day|
|More than 4 week||RM30.00 per day|
References & Media Collection
RM1.00 per day
Fines compounded to lost or damaged materials
The patron will be required to pay the price of the lost or damaged material. The payment amount is based on the highest amount between the current price for the material and the price that the library pays for it during acquisitions. In addition to that, he/she will have to pay the reprocessing fee of RM25.00 per item.
Fine compounded to lost or damaged materials which had no price attached to it.
Pay approximately a maximum of RM50.00 and reprocessing fee of RM25.00 per item.
Pay approximately a maximum of RM150.00 and reprocessing fee of RM25.00 per item.