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General Services Desk (L1007; 403-329-2265)
Self-check Terminals (at General Services Desk)
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As a University of Lethbridge Library Borrower, you are responsible for:
For specific details on borrower categories and privileges consult the corresponding Borrowing Privileges Package.
"I can't find what I am looking for and I have been searching for days!"
If the item required is not on the shelf and is not checked out, ask for assistance from a Library staff member. If the item is still not found, inform the General Services Desk staff who will place a trace/hold on the item. The item will be searched for and if it is still not located within three working days, the status is changed to MISSING.[NOTE: Interlibrary Loan requests are accepted for items whose status is listed as MISSING or LOST in the online library catalogue and will not be charged against an individual's yearly quota.]
$0.50 per item per DAY overdue for first 14 days; $1.00 per item per DAY overdue for day 15+
Serials (bound and unbound journals/magazines):
$1.00 per item per DAY overdue
$1.50 per item per DAY overdue
Reserve hourly loans: (2 hour, 4 hour, 24 hour, 48 hour)
$1.00 per item per HOUR overdue
Reserve seven day loans:
$1.00 per item per HOUR or DAY overdue (circulation varies depending on item demand)
Cost of replacement/repair plus $25 processing fee for lost items
The Fines Appeal process applies to fines incurred by the borrower. If you feel a fine was applied unfairly, then you have the right to appeal the fine.
Content Revised: January 17, 2019