How many items can I borrow?
|Research Postgraduates||no limit|
|Staff: University/UHS/NERC||no limit|
|NHS Staff from Local Trusts||10|
|External Borrowers (personal) / Alumni / SCONUL Access||10|
|External Borrowers (corporate)||10/15|
Long loan: items are issued to a date in June or September (unless recalled) depending upon the time of year.
One week loan
Short loan (course collections)
Reference - for use in the Library only
Borrowing over the vacation
One week loan items
One week loan items will continue to be issued for one week until Thursday 12 December.
From Friday 13 December items will be issued to the start of next term, Monday 6 January.
Course collection items
Course collection items borrowed from Friday 13 December will be due for return by 10:00 Monday 6 January.
Course collection items can be reserved in advance for the extended vacation loan via the WebCat Reservations option or with the assistance of loans staff.
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Who can borrow?
Staff and students of the University of Southampton.
University Hospital Southampton staff.
NHS staff from other local trusts (from Health Services Library only).
Members of the public - by applying for an External Borrower ticket. These are issued at the Librarian's discretion.
Graduates of the University of Southampton - by applying for an Alumni card.
As participating members of the SCONUL Access scheme, staff and students from participating higher education libraries can apply through this scheme to use higher education libraries throughout the UK.
How do I ...?
Information specific to you can be found under the tabs above, for example, Loans information for Undergraduates, Staff, etc
Libraries (including opening hours)
- Telephone: 023 8059 5405
- email: email@example.com
- Telephone: 023 8059 3452
- email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Self-issue / self-return