Borrowing and Returning
  • Current students and staff of MJII automatically registered as Shizuoka Library members who may borrow library materials. Individuals not affiliated with the MJII may use the library but may not borrow materials unless they have been granted special borrowing privileges.
  • Library members must present a current library card in order to borrow library materials
  • Library cards are not transferable.
  • Library materials must be returned in good condition at the circulation desk. Patrons need to ensure librarian returned your membership card.
 
Loan Periods
 
 

LOAN PERIOD

 

STUDENT

SENSEI

ADMIN

STAFF

OPEN SHELVES

3 WEEKS

4 WEEKS

4 WEEKS

MAGAZINES

7 DAYS

7 DAYS

7 DAYS

REFERENCE

5 HOURS

1 DAY

1 DAY

AUDIO VISUAL

5 DAYS

7 DAYS

7 DAYS

TEACHING AND LEARNING MATERIALS

-

1 SEMESTER

-

 

Overdue Charges
 
Patrons are responsible for returning the materials they borrow by the due date. As a courtesy, reminder notices are sent to patrons when material becomes overdue.
Regular overdue charges are 10¢ per day per item for students and 20¢ per day per item for staffs.
Fines may be paid at the circulation desk at the time overdue materials are returned.
 
 
Library Items Lost
If any item is lost, the library should be notified immediately in writing overdue fines continue to be assessed until notification is received and/or until the maximum fine is reached.
All items not returned before the maximum fine is reached will be considered lost.
 
 
Renewal
  • Items borrowed from Shizuoka Library may be renewed for an additional loan period up to ten times. After the tenth time the items must be returned to the circulation desk from which they were checked out.
  • The following materials may not be renewed:
  • reserve materials, including electronic items
  • items on hold
  • items held by a borrower whose ID is blocked
  • materials that have been renewed up to ten times
Non-reserve items may be renewed at the circulation desk by presenting the items for renewal along with a current ID membership.