All members are required to deposit their personal belonging at the property counter at their own risk. The library is not responsible for any loss or damage to the same. Taking a briefcase or bag inside the library is strictly forbidden. Users should let the security; check their personal belongings, like books, files, etc. before they leave the library premises.
Library resources such as books, journals, and electronic materials, etc. are costly and are often rare. These resources are for the benefit of the present and for the future members of the library. Therefore, library users’ are requested not to write upon, damage, turn down the leaves or mark on any library materials. Tracing or copying of any is prohibited by copy right policy and users shall be solely responsible for any violations. Before leaving the Issue counter, member should satisfy themselves as to whether the library material lent to them is in sound condition. If not , they should immediately bring the matter to the knowledge of the library staff at the Issue counter; otherwise, they are liable to be held responsible for replacing the material or paying such compensation as fixed by the Librarian.
Library members/users’ who are leaving the institution, must surrender their membership card to the library, and obtain a "Clearance" certificate/ NO Dues from the librarian, in order to ensure that they owe no dues to the library including any overdue charges etc.
The e-resources are provided by both the e-SHODHSINDHU, DELNET, J Gate of the Sant Baba Bhag Singh University which incorporates thousands of electronic journals and bibliographic databases for use. The terms and conditions for using these resources are spelled out in electronic resource license agreements with each publisher. It is the responsibility of individual users to follow the usage policy for using electronic resources. The general principles for using e-resources are as follows:
|Viewing, downloading, copying, printing and saving a copy of search results||Use of robots or intelligent agents to do systematic, bulk or automatic downloading is not permitted|
|Viewing, downloading, copying, printing and saving individual articles||Systematic downloading or printing of entire journal issues or volumes, or large portions of other e-resources is not permitted|
|Using e-resources for scholarly, educational or scientific research, teaching, private study and clinical purposes||Using e-resources for commercial gain is not permitted (i.e. reselling, redistributing or republishing licensed content)|
|Sending a copy of an article to another authorized user (i.e. current faculty, students or staff)||Transmitting, disseminating or otherwise making online content available to unauthorized users (i.e. sending to mailing lists or electronic bulletin boards) is not permitted|
|Posting the URL to the publisher's version of the article on a class website (publisher links will allow only authorized users access).||Posting the publisher's version or PDF of an article to an open class website is not permitted (instead, post the URL to the article which will allow only authorized users access).|
Breaches of the license agreement with publishers could result in the suspension of access to the resources for the member institutions. For more information, please contact Librarian at firstname.lastname@example.org