Delhi University Library System




Regulation no. 17 : Use of Library






        University Library is a place of individual study and research. It is necessary to maintain an atmosphere of quiet and dignity inside the library. Members are, therefore, reminded that conversation or consultation among themselves or noisy or demonstrative greeting of friends inside the library is not permissible.

        Library user are expected not to act in any way which disturbs the reading or study of other users or which also interferes with the proper functioning of the Library.

        Smoking is also not allowed inside the library.

        The users will deposit their personal belongings including personal books at the property counter in the specified libraries against a token.

        Library reserves the right to check the contents of the items deposited at the property counter.

        In case the property counter token is lost, the deposited article may be claimed with proper identification after producing a written request in the prescribed format.

        The Library on written request can permit the use of personal laptop and other electronic storage media inside the library subject to conditions mentioned at clause 7 of this rule and regulations.

        Use of mobile phone is prohibited, especially in the areas where the users are engaged in study and research.

        Eating and drinking is not allowed in the areas where the users are engaged in study and research.

        Damage to or theft of Library property will be referred to the University's Disciplinary authorities and other law enforcing authorities.

        Notices, publicity materials/ wall writings etc. are not allowed in any part of the Library building.

        The Library will not be responsible for any damage or loss to equipment plugged into power points in the library or to data stored thereon as a result of power fluctuations or any other cause.

        Library staff working in the Library will not be able to transmit telephone calls or other personal messages to library users.