Library Use and Conduct


Computer Use Policy

  • This facility and the equipment in the Library are provided to further the educational mission of GUST. 
  • The Library computers are for users conducting course-related searches using databases subscribed by the Library or available through the Internet.
  • Use of a computer is limited to 30 minutes when others are waiting.
  • The Library is not responsible for computer viruses or loss of data.
  • The following are prohibited in the Library:
              •Using computers for personal e-mails, chatting, and social networking.
              •Playing games.
              •Attempting to make changes to computer settings or installing software.
              •Downloading programs.

Responsibilities of Library Users

  • Users must not abuse borrowing privileges by lending ID’s or borrowed items to others.
  • Users are held responsible for checked-out materials until they are returned to the Library.
  • Users must keep track of their checked-out Library materials and act immediately upon receiving recall or overdue notices.
  • Materials may be recalled to be put on reserve for classes or for use by another user.
  • Users are not allowed to check-out any new materials until overdue items are returned and fines paid.
  • Library resources are meant to be used by all users. Hence, proper care is strongly urged. It is forbidden to cut, tear, or deface (mark by pencil, pen, or highlighter) Library materials.


Conduct in the Library

  • Food, drinks, and the use of mobile phones are not permitted in the Library.
  • The Library is a place for study and reflection, so talking is discouraged.
  • Reserving seats is not permitted.
  • Books and other articles left for any length of time on chairs and tables will be removed by Library staff.
  • The Library does not accept responsibility for the loss of any personal belongings.
  • Users would be requested to leave the Library if they are violating any Library rules and regulations.