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From September 2021 we have a new "loans and automatic renewals" policy for BU students and staff.

Borrower How many How long
Students
(undergraduate & taught postgraduate)
 
12 items (including a maximum of 6 DVDs/multimedia)

All book loans: 1 week, with automatic renewals (up to 99 times) unless reserved

DVD/multimedia loans:  1 week, with automatic renewals (up to 99 times) unless reserved

Students on specified distance learning courses

12 items (including a maximum of 6 DVDs/multimedia)

All book loans: 1 week, with automatic renewals (up to 99 times) unless reserved

DVD/multimedia loans: 1 week, with automatic renewals (up to 99 times) unless reserved

Research Students

26 items (including a maximum of 6 DVDs/multimedia)

All book loans: 1 week, with automatic renewals (up to 99 times) unless reserved

DVD/multimedia loans: 1 week, with automatic renewals (up to 99 times) unless reserved

Staff

26 items (including a maximum of 6 DVDs/multimedia)

All book loans: 1 week, with automatic renewals (up to 99 times) unless reserved

DVD/multimedia loans: 1 week*, with automatic renewals (up to 99 times) unless reserved

*Extended loans for teaching purposes may be arranged on an individual basis. Please enquire at the Help Zone

External library members and visitors

See Visitor loan allowances for full details of borrowing entitlements.

Items that cannot be borrowed or removed from the Library include journals, newspapers, microfilm, items held in Archives & Special Collections and books marked as Reference only (with blue tape).