Library Rules and Regulations

Library rules and regulations should be followed to enable fair access and use of library facilities by all users. Failure to do so may result in the withdrawal or suspension of library rights.

  1. All persons entering the library must show their University ID or other authorized identification.
  2. Students’ University ID serves as a Library card. If the ID is lost, PLEASE REPORT IMMEDIATELY.
  3. Library items should not be taken out without proper authorization. Theft or attempted theft of library items, equipment, furniture or furnishings is proscribed. Appropriate action will be taken.
  4. All communication gadgets including cell phones, radios, beepers, etc should be in silent mode before entering the library. No call should be made or received in the library.
  5. Briefcases, bags, overcoats, hats, water bottles, umbrellas, etc., are not allowed in the library unless permitted by the College University Librarian.
  6. The library is a place for silent, private study. Consultations, discussions, group study, etc. should not be held in the library unless in the designated areas.
  7. Smoking and sleeping are prohibited in the library.
  8. Foods and drinks should not be taken in the library.
  9. Cell phone usage is prohibited in the library. If caught one is required to vacate the library premises for the duration of that day.
  10. Use or possession of items from other libraries that are either overdue or have evidence of having been removed without proper authorization will be confiscated.
  11. Reference and special collection items should not be taken out of the library.
  12. Damage of library materials, equipment, property, or building is prohibited
  13. Users shall not obtain or use another user’s ID.
  14. All persons leaving the library must show all their documents and be subjected to the necessary security checks.
  15. Appropriate action shall be taken against users who inconvenience others in any way while in the library.
  16. Information materials borrowed and not returned on the due date will be charged as follows:

Long loan – Ksh5/= per book per day

Short loan – Ksh5/= per book per hour

Chrome Book – Ksh5/= per chrome book per hour