Borrowing and Returning Items
How do I find a book?
What can I borrow?
- Undergraduate Students: 12 items plus 6 Short Loan items.
- Postgraduate Students: 18 items plus 6 Short Loan items.
- Non-Academic Staff: 12 items plus 6 Short Loan items.
- Academic Staff: 18 items plus 6 Short Loan items.
(Quick Service items are short-loan items).
Note: Loan periods vary, and you cannot borrow anything if you have a fine of £5 or more.
How do I borrow a book?
Use the self-issue machines to borrow library materials. Short Loan items and materials you have reserved may be borrowed using a dedicated self-issue machine located in the self-service room at the J. B. Priestley Library. Please watch our video guide for help using the machines.
How do I return my book?
Use the self-return machine in the wall to the left of the Welcome Desk outside the J B Priestley Library, or go to the counter at the Management Library. There is a video guide demonstrating the use of the self-return machine.