Policies & Rules

In order to maintain a safe and welcoming environment for reading, learning and other library activities. Library requires all visitors to comply with the following policies and Rules. Any disorderly or improper conduct or breach of regulations will render the member liable to suspension from using the library or membership privileges.

  • No entry w /o valid Library Membership card.
  • Expired cards be renewed w/o delay.
  • No Co Male and Female members are to sit in respective study halls /rooms.
  • Show your bags/objects for inspection on demand of gate keeper / Library staff.
  • The library staff is not responsible for personal items which are lost, stolen or damaged in library premises.
  • Enter ‘Check in’ Time and ‘Check out’ time in IN / OUT register while entering / leaving the library.
  • Eatables and coffee / tea etc be consumed in Café.
  • Smoking is not allowed inside Library.
  • Leave personal bags / belongings at designated places of Library.
  • Guests / relatives of Library members are not allowed inside Library.
  • Misbehavior with Library Staff will tantamount to withdrawal of membership.
    • No Mobile phone calls or making noises inside Library.
    • Park your Cars/MCs/Cycles in parking area at own responsibility.
    • Damage to Library equipment / facilities will be charged.
    • Members are not allowed to take newspapers, journals and magazines away from prescribed area. Please read and return newspapers, magazines to their places.
    • Confine your reading and studies to your designated places. Do not disturb other members.
    • Library is meant for studies and should not be used as business hub. Business activities or online professional services, while using library internet facility, is strictly not allowed.
    • Political, religious or anti state discussions leading to conflicts / brawls must be avoided.

    NOTE:   Any violation of rules will lead to cancellation of membership at any time.

Internet Section

  • Library computers are meant for studies and not for online business services.
  • Internet section timings are 9:00 am to 5:00 pm.
  • No noise or use of Mobile phones inside internet section.
  • Library internet facility will not be used for immoral, illegal or anti Pakistan activity.
  • Watching movies, games and obscene material is not allowed.
  • Use of computers is allowed free, only to members with valid library card.
  • Use of internet by group of members is not allowed
  • Members are not allowed to interfere with library computers settings.
  • Members having outstanding fines / dues of library will be denied to use computer facility.
  • Food and beverages are not permitted near the computers.

Reading

  • Male and Female members are not allowed to sit together at one table. Upper floor will be exclusively reserve for ladies after 5:00 pm.
  • Members are not allowed to take newspapers, journals and magazines away from prescribed area.

Security

Security At Car Parking. Members to ensure :-

  • Secured parking of their vehicles at own risk in Parking Area.
  • Parking of vehicles in orderly manners allowing smooth IN / OUT of vehicles from entry and exit points.

Building Security.         Members to :-

  • Avoid smoking inside Library.
  • Report if observe fire / short circuiting or loose electric sockets / joints inside Library to Library CRO / Receptionist.

Ethical Security.   Members to ensure :-

  • Respect of each other.
  • No disturbance in any manner to other members.
  • No pestering or staring to female staff and members through direct or indirect approaches /

Eatables

Do not bring and eat your food inside library. You can eat on tables placed outside.

Dress Code

Male Members

  • Clothing – Lounge suit, Safari suit, pant shirt, shalwar qameez
  • Shoes     –         Shoes, sandals or Joggers but no chappal or sleepers.

Female Members

  • Clothing – Shalwar Qameez,  Kurta / Full sleeve T shirt with trousers
  • Shoes –        Shoes, joggers or sandals but no chappal / slippers

Book Borrowing

  • Submit any book or object for inspection, when requested by the library staff.
  • Do not write, underline or mark any library book and tables. The books are carefully examined on return and the borrower will be held responsible for the damage.
  • After reading leave books on the table. Please do not shelve the books.
  • Members are expected to return books on time and in good condition Or after due date promptly pay fines.
  • Lost material / book will be charged at replacement cost.

Smoking

Smoking is strictly prohibited in the Library.

Silence

Complete silence should be observed except for brief and subdued talk with library staff.

Mobile

Keep your mobile phones silent within the library.

Copyright

Some items in the Library cannot be copied because of copy right laws, poor condition or donor restriction.