Nicolás Salmerón Library 

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Borrowing

If you are a member of the university community, you can take books out of the library, as well as renew your lendings or make reservations.

Self-service checkout

  • What is it?

Self-service checkout allows you to make your loans, returns and renewals without going through the room counter.

  • Who can use it?

All users who have access to Virtual Campus; to use the service you only have to enter  Virtual Campus and identify yourself with your username and password.

  • What documents can be lended?

All documents approved for home lending; the loan conditions are identical to those of the loan made at the room counter. All documents on magnetic media are excluded from the loan (DVDs, videos, cassettes, diskettes, etc.).

  • What documents can be returned?

All home loans. Those documents reserved by other users, or documents on magnetic media (dvd, videorecordings, cassettes, floppy disks, etc.) cannot be returned.

  • What documents can be renewed?

All those remaining on loan, according to the Loan Service Regulations  Loan Service Regulations (in Spanish).

  • How to use it?

It is very easy to use, just follow the instructions.

More info on self checkout: loans, returns, renewals (in Spanish)  (800 KB) 

More info on Virtual Campus (in Spanish) (313 KB)

Summary table of lending allowance


 GENERAL LOAN RECOMMENDED READINGS 1 DAY
HOURLY LOAN SPECIAL LOAN RESEARCH LOAN SEMINAR LOAN
BACHELOR'S DEGREE STUDENTS 5 items, for 7 days, 5 renewals and 4 reservations 2 items, for 1 day, no renewals, no reservations        
MASTER AND PhD STUDENTS 10 items., For 14 days, 5 renewals and 4 reservations 2 items, for 1 day, no renewals, no reservations        
FACULTY AND RESEARCH FELLOWS 20 items., for 21 days, 5 renewals and 4 reservations 2 items, for 1 day, no renewals, no reservations 10 items, returning on the same day, no renewals, no reservations 60 items. per 1 year, automatic renewal, no reservations Unlimited, for 1 year, no reservations For the duration of the Seminar
TEACHERS FROM AFFILIATED CENTERS AND COMPLEMENTARY STUDIES AND VISITING PROFESSORS 10 items., For 14 days, 5 renewals and 4 reservations 2 items, for 1 day, no renewals, no reservations        
RESEARCHERS (FROM OUTSIDE UAL) AND EMERITI PROFESSORS 20 items., for 21 days, 5 renewals and 4 reservations 2 items, for 1 day, no renewals, no reservations        
ADMINISTRATION AND SERVICES STAFF 10 items., For 14 days, 5 renewals and 4 reservations 2 items, for 1 day, no renewals, no reservations        
AUTHORIZED EXTERNAL USERS  5 items., For 7 days, 5 renovac. and 4 reservations 2 items, for 1 day, no renewals, no reservations        

ATTENTION:

  • The loan of "recommended readings" is for a period of 5 days for any type of user. These books can be reserved and renewed if there is no reservation from another user.
  • Books must be returned to the library within the prescribed period. Otherwise, the user will be blocked for any type of loan.
  • Special loan and research loan will be applied to documents acquired by the Department, Research Group or Project the person making the loan belongs to.

 
REMEMBER that you can check the status of your loans and renew them from the Library WEB option "MY RECORD: renew, reserve..." or from Indaga: the search engine of the Library, by clicking on "Sign In" to access your library user account.


DO NOT FORGET to provide an email address to be informed about the status of your loans, available reserves, etc.

Book-drop

In the book-drop placed in the hall of the Library you can return home loans avoiding queues at the room counter; the rules are the same as for returns in the room counter. In the web and catalogue option My record: renew, reserve ... (Mi registro) you can verify the check-in.
 

 

Buzón devoluciones

Test Collection - Docimoteca

The Test Collection of the University of Almería is a collection of psycho-technical and psychological evaluation material (tests, scales, batteries, questionnaires, etc.) deposited in the Library (Room 1) to support teaching and learning activities.

  • Users

The Test Collection material can be consulted by all members of the university community and other external users, who must be duly authorized by the College of Psychology.

Psychologist's Code of Ethics (General Council of Associations of Psychologists) (In Spanish)

  •  Use 
    • Consultation inside the Library: Limited to 5 hours. (Individual consultation in consultation rooms or group work rooms).
    • Teaching seminars loan: during the duration of the seminar (limited to Faculty and Research Staff).
    • Special loan: The material acquired by the teaching and research staff from the budget of a department and deposited in the Test Collection may be required to be lended as a special loan.