The Library serves the following categories of users.
|User Category||Borrowing Privileges|
|Students||Max. 6 items|
|Members of SIM Society|
A friendly reminder to return loaned items will be sent three days before the due date to the same E-mail address.
Renewal of loans is a free library service and can be done via My Library Account. A maximum of two renewals is allowed for books unless there are prior reservations for the items.
Books from the Recommended Course Collection (RCC) are not renewable as they are for short-term loan only.
|Recommended Course Collection (RCC)||3 Days||Not renewable|
|Course Collection||7 or 21 Days||Max 2 renewals|
Kindly return all items on time. Overdue items will incur fines.
When items are overdue, reminder notices will be sent via E-mail to notify the library user.
Payment method is via PayNow at the library counter. If you are not in SIM campus, please E-mail us to settle fines via PayNow.
Overdue Fines Are Specified Below
|Collection||Loan Duration||Overdue Fees|
|Recommended Course Collection (RCC)||3 Days||$0.50 per day|
|Course Collection||7 or 21 Days|
Damage/Loss of Library Materials
Library users are required to report damaged or loss of library materials immediately to the library. Users are liable to pay for the current cost of the book plus an administrative fee of $16.20 (inclusive of 8% GST).
Out of print books will be charged at a flat rate of $100 (inclusive of 8% GST).
Loan of Laptops
Laptops are available for loan from the library. Each user is allowed to loan a laptop for free for only six hours per day. Thereafter, a charge of $2.00 is applicable per hour.
There are a limited number of laptops so loans are on a first-come-first-served basis.