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What is short loan and how do I place bookings?

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To cope with the heavy demand for particularly popular books, a Short Loan Collection is available in each of the University branch libraries.  Please click here for further information


 The Short Loan collection consists of books that are set as essential reading by teaching staff for their modules. As these items are in heavy demand they have a shorter loan period than ordinary items. 


All short loan items are listed on the library catalogue as having “1 Day or 3 Day Short Loan" as their location and can be found on the regular library shelves in all branch libraries other than Deiniol, where they are held in the Short Loan room. Please ask for assistance if you are unable to find these.


Please note: Short Loan items do not automatically renew and incur heavy fees for late return.


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