ACCESS and BORROWING POLICIES
following access and borrowing privileges at ADA University Library are
accorded to anyone who presents a valid personal ADA University campus
identification card with photograph.
University students may borrow up to 5 books at one time.
Collection—3 weeks; Reserve Collection—2 hours
University faculty and Instructors may borrow an unlimited number of books.
Period: Faculty ~
Semester loans—all books will be due back by the end of the current semester.
University Staff, Researchers and Fellows
University Staff, Researchers and Fellows may borrow up to 5 books at one time.
Period: 3 weeks
Out of campus usage of ADA Library is only granted to ADA students, faculty and staff members.
Policy: All books
are subject to recall after one week if requested by another borrower
of books: You may
renew your books twice, if another borrower has not requested them. Books may be renewed in person, via the My
Library section of the Library website or via e-mail.
Resources: Library privileges for ADA University card holders include:
Off-campus access to reference databases On and
Off-campus access to full-text e-books via EBL.
of Foreign Affairs Employees
class of users is allowed access to the Library with an official MFA ID card.
borrowing privileges include: Access to ADA University databases on and
off campus. Access to full text electronic books upon
registration and approval.
University Alumni, Visiting Research Scholars and Executive Education students
class of users is allowed access to the Library with a Library visitor card
issued by the Library. A registration form must be submitted and approval given
for access with a Library visitor card.
class of users does NOT have borrowing privileges but may use the Library
resources on site upon being granted access via the ADA University Security
procedures at the entrance of the ADA University, and after registering at the
Library Circulation Desk. They may use Library materials in the Library ONLY.
ADA University Foundation Donors and Partners
ADA Foundation donors and partners are entitled to receive an Exclusive ADA Library Card. If the card is issued for a company/institution, any of its employees can benefit from it. Only one person can use the Library Card at a time of being at ADA Library. When accessing ADA campus, Library Card should be presented together with the relevant ID card and the document indicating the workplace of the cardholder to the Welcome Center of the ADA.
Library services for donors possessing the card include the following:
Access to ADA Library and its facilities
On campus access to all books
On campus access to electronic reference databases
On campus access to full-text e-books
Access to ADA University databases on campus.
consultation with the Dean of Libraries and Information Services, access to the
Library and/or Day Passes may be granted.
A user with lost or damaged materials may bring a copy of the item to the circulation desk for replacement consideration by the Library.