About Borrowing

Borrowing Privileges You cannot borrow if...

  • You need valid membership to borrow books and other documents from the library;
  • Borrowing is possible at the circulation desks or by using the Self-Service Kiosks;
  • Loan privileges vary according to patron type;
  • You can borrow only one copy of the same document;
  • Books must be returned or renewed by the due date;
  • You must pay fines for overdue items;
  • You can reserve documents that are currently on loan;
  • If you cannot find the document in the DEENK, you can make an Interlibrary Loan Request

Please note: You can borrow books only from their "Home location". Cross Loan is not possible within the DEENK Libraries.


Borrowing Privileges

Patron type Number of Items (per library) Type of items Loan Period (days) Renewal
Overnight Loan

UD Student



Restricted Loan

30 5 yes

UD Academic staff, Ph.D. students



Restricted Loan

30 5 yes
DRHE faculty/students, summer university students 5 Borrowable 30 5 -
External Member No Loan Privileges


You cannot borrow if: 

Updated: 2019.10.16.