To access the reading rooms you'll need to borrow a study place. To do this, head to the Self Check stations in the Reference Room or the Welcome Desk, and follow the instructions on screen.
You'll be assigned a specific seat in one of the Reading Rooms, for a 4-hour period. You'll also receive a confirmation email indicating the assigned seat.
Important: remember that before leaving the Library you'll need to return your study place, again using one of the Self Check stations.
To access the reading rooms, please ask at the welcome desk in the Library entrance, where you'll be assigned a study place.
You'll be assigned a specific seat in the Reading Room, for a 4-hour period. You'll also receive a confirmation email indicating the assigned seat.
Important: remember that before leaving the Library you'll need to return your study place.
To make use of this service, the user will accept the terms and conditions as detailed below:
By signing in to Océano and going to "My Loans" it's possible to renew the loan for an additional 2 hours.
Number of resources on loan
Borrowing a study place will count towards the maximum number of items you can have on loan, together with books or a laptop.
|Type of user||Maximum number of items|
|Postgraduate and PhD students||20|
|Friends of the Library / Alumni||10|
Blocks derived from the late return of any kind of resource (study place, laptop or book) will affect the borrowing rights of all resources, regardless of their type.