Nehru Memorial Library, MAHE Manipal

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Rules and Regulations

The rules and regulations of the library are as follows :

  • Bags, and handbags may be left at the property counter provided at the entrance of the library.
  • Users are advised not to keep their valuable things in the bag. The library is not responsible for the loss or damage of any valuable things.
  • Personal books are not permitted to be brought inside the library.
  • Books, magazines, etc. should be used with care and books taken from the shelves for reading should be left on the tables after use and “not” to be replaced on the shelves.
  • Sleeping, talking loudly are strictly prohibited in the library.
  • Mobile phones are to be switched off or to be kept on silent mode in the library.
  • Users are required to vacate the library at designated closing times.
  • Eatables and beverages are not permitted inside the library.

The rules and regulations of circulation are as follows :

  • The membership cards will be issued for those who are eligible to borrow the books.
  • Users can borrow maximum of 2 books at a time and the book should be returned by the due date (14 days of duration) stamped in the book.
  • Borrowers must bring the membership card while borrowing books.
  • Membership card is not transferable.
  • Borrowers are responsible for the damage of books.
  • The Annual Membership fee is Rs. 500.
  • The Life Membership fee is Rs. 1000.
  • Fine of Rs. 1/- will be charged per book/ per day for overdue.
  • Borrowers have to return the membership card when they want to discontinue the membership.
  • Borrowers must replace the book if lost/ damaged with the latest edition/ books will be charged as per the library rules.
  • Reissue of the books can be done only with the presence of the member.