Rules & Regulations

Library Lending Rules

I. Registered users must produce valid Lahore Leads University ID card for borrowing the library resources.
II. Borrowing must be done in person at the library circulation desk.
III. Overdue books will only be reissued after payment of late return fine.
IV. Reference material & CDs, are not issued.
V. Project, Thesis, Pamphlets, and Periodicals can only be consulted within the library.
VI. Books already checked out by some other user can be reserved. If the demanded books are not collected within two days, the reservation will be cancelled.
VII. If a member misplaces a book/ Library material and cannot find it even after a thorough search, he/she must report to the library immediately to avoid overdue fine.
VIII. Mutilation of library material is a matter of disciplinary action. Books accidentally damaged should be reported so that suitable assessment of their value can be made & damages paid.
IX. Books may be renewed in person at the circulation desk, provided they are not required by any other user.
X. The library staff may recall, or withhold the circulation of a book in the library at any time if required for special purposes.
XI. Our library staff is always at hand to help you in finding the desired material.

General Rules for the Library Users

Users are expected to observe the following rules while using the library services.

  1. They must leave their personal belongings such as handbags, briefcases, etc. at the library entrance, on their own risk. The library disclaims any liability for loss or damage.
  2. Only one Personal book is allowed in the library after the data entry process of the book at circulation Desk.
  3. Submit any book or object for inspection, when required by the library staff.
  4. Complete silence should be observed except for brief and subdued talk with the library staff.
  5. Do not write, underline or mark any book. Library books are examined on return and in case any damage is detected, the borrower will be held responsible for the damage.
  6. After reading, leave the books on the table or on the book trolley. Please do not put the books on shelf. Our library staff is deputed to do the job.
  7. Discussion and meetings are not allowed in the library.
  8. If case any library user disturbs the study environment, or for other library users, he\she shall be given a verbal warning, and if despite the warning, the user repeats similar attitude; he/she shall be debarred from entering the library premises for a day, at least.
  9. Books are liable to be recalled before due date, if required for some special purpose.
  10. The borrower card is not transferable.
  11. Books borrowed from the library are not transferable.
  12. Books will be issued strictly according to the priority of demand.
  13. A borrower who fails to return the library books or any other material on due date, he/she shall have to pay a fine of Rs. 20/- per day chargable after the due date.
  14. The Chief Librarian is authorized to withdraw the library services from any member who is found misusing the library material or facilities in any way.
  15. Cell phones should be on silent mode within the library premises.
  16. Smoking is strictly prohibited within the university premises, including the library.
  17. Drinks and eatables are not allowed in the library.
  18. Silence and order must be maintained in the library at all times. 0Any infringement of this rule will result in imposition of fine.
  19. Any user, who loses, defaces or in any way damages books, shall be liable to pay the cost for the replacement and in the event of the book being one of the set or series, the cost of whole set or series shall be charged.
  20. Only registered library users can use the library.
  21. The Library will be open on all working days.