Reading Instructions

Reading Instructions for the Capital Library of China (the Children’s Library)

1 All books can be read without a reader’s card, while the lending of the books can only be done with valid reader’s card.

2 Please do not put the book back to the shelf by yourself after finishing reading.

3 Children can only apply for the reader’s card and borrow and return books in the Children’s Library.

4 The returning of books not belonging to the Capital Library of China with the “all-purpose card” should be done in the general returning counter on the first floor of Building A.

5 Readers for the literature of Taiwan, Hong Kong and Macao should carry the Level E “all-purpose card” and the introduction letter, which lists the purpose of reading the literature, the needs for the literature and so on, the letter should be issued within a month.

6 Please take care of the literature, any damages and loss of the literature and devices should be compensated according to the regulations of the library.

7 Literature of reading only cannot be brought out of the library, otherwise it will be considered as theft.

8 All the devices in the library (including the computer, TV, DVD, CD, PAD and so on) can only be used to read the literature provided by the library, no downloading or installation of the self-brought materials can be done without special application and permission.

9 The reproduction of books and journals should be done after application and abide by rules and regulations such as the Copyright Law of the People’s Republic of China. The reproduction amount cannot exceed one third of the total pages of the literature.

 

The borrowing and returning of the literature

1 The borrowing and returning of book can be done in the self-service devices.

2 The borrowing and returning of disks, portable reading devices and U-read audiovisual devices can only be done in the audiovisual service counter in Building B.

3 The lending of foreign literature can be done on the seventh floor in Building B.

4 The amount, type or duration of borrowing for each card corresponds to the function of the reader’s card. The borrowing duration for the “all-purpose card” is 42 days without renewal.

5 Books should be returned in due date otherwise the reader will be fined. The overdue fees start from the solar calendar for 0.2 yuan per book each day, and the maximum is 30 yuan per book. The fine for children’s book is 0.1 yuan per book each day and the maximum is 20 yuan per book.

6 Please check the domain and number of the literature borrowed and finish all the procedures before leaving the library and take care of the receipt.

7 Literature without being checked out cannot be brought out of the library.

8 Readers with overdue books should return the book and pay for the overdue fees before borrowing books.

9 The overdue fees can be charged by the overdrawing function of the reader’s card in the self-service device with the maximum of 10 yuan, or be charged with cash in the service counter in Building B. (This function is not valid for the children’s reader’s card)

10 The function of book borrowing will be suspended if the overdrawing maximum is exceeded, the fees can be paid at the service counter on every floor in Building B. (This function is not valid for the children’s reader’s card)

11 Please take care of the book and check whether there are dirty or marked places or lost page(s), any of the above-mentioned situations should be reported to the staff members for seals. When returning the book, if there are any dirty or lost situations of the book without the seal, fines will be issues according to related regulations.

12 The compensation for the damages or loss of the literature should be dealt with according to Measures for Infringements of Library Regulations. Please complete the compensation with the reader’s card in the service counter.

13 For any of the above infringements of the regulation, if the reader is reluctant to pay for the overdue fees, the compensation and so on, the library can halt or cancel the reader’s card (the deposit will be used as the compensation) until the issue is settled through legal means.

 

Reading Instructions for the Capital Library of China

1 All books can be read without a reader’s card, while the lending of the books can only be done with valid reader’s card.  

2 Please do not put the book back to the shelf by yourself after finishing reading.

3 Literature in the model room for digital culture community, Chinese and foreign newspapers, Beijing local literature, literature from Taiwan, Hong Kong and Macao, literature marked with blue (with [untitled-1,jpg] inserted) can only be read. The bringing out of such literature will be considered as theft.

4 The reading and lending service for Chinese books produced between 2011 and 2013 is provided in the “Reading and Lending Room of Chinese Books” on the fourth floor in Building A.

5 All the devices in the library (including the computer, TV, DVD, CD, PAD and so on) can only be used to read the literature provided by the library, no downloading or installation of the self-brought materials can be done without special application and permission.

6 Please take care of the literature, any damages and loss of the literature and devices should be compensated according to the regulations of the library.

7 The reproduction of books and journals should be done after application and abide by rules and regulations such as the Copyright Law of the People’s Republic of China. The reproduction amount cannot exceed one third of the total pages of the literature.

 

The borrowing and returning of the literature

1 The borrowing and returning of book can be done in the self-service devices.

2 The borrowing and returning of disks, portable reading devices and U-read audiovisual devices can only be done in the audiovisual service counter.

3 The lending of foreign literature can be done on the seventh floor.

4 The amount, type or duration of borrowing for each card corresponds to the function of the reader’s card. The borrowing duration for the “all-purpose card” is 42 days without renewal.

5 Books should be returned in due date otherwise the reader will be fined. The overdue fees start from the solar calendar for 0.2 yuan per book each day, and the maximum is 30 yuan per book.

6 Please check the domain and number of the literature borrowed and finish all the procedures before leaving the library and take care of the receipt.

7 Literature without being checked out cannot be brought out of the library.

8 Readers with overdue books should return the book and pay for the overdue fees before borrowing books.

9 The overdue fees can be charged by the overdrawing function of the reader’s card in the self-service device with the maximum of 10 yuan, or be charged with cash in the service counter.

10 The function of book borrowing will be suspended if the overdrawing maximum is exceeded, the fees can be paid at the service counter on every floor.

11 Please take care of the book and check whether there are dirty or marked places or lost page(s), any of the above-mentioned situations should be reported to the staff members for seals. When returning the book, if there are any dirty or lost situations of the book without the seal, fines will be issues according to related regulations.

The compensation for the damages or loss of the literature should be dealt with according to Measures for Infringements of Library Regulations. Please complete the compensation with the reader’s card in the service counter.

13 For any of the above infringements of the regulation, if the reader is reluctant to pay for the overdue fees, the compensation and so on, the library can halt or cancel the reader’s card (the deposit will be used as the compensation) until the issue is settled through legal means.

 

Reading Instructions for the Capital Library of China·the Children’s Library

1 All books can be read without a reader’s card, while the lending of the books can only be done with valid reader’s card. 

2 Please pay attention to your behavior. Please take no more than 2 books each time and do not put the book back to the shelf by yourself after finishing reading. 

3 Newspapers, magazines, literature from Taiwan, Hong Kong and Macao, and original foreign books (with “no lending” on the cover back) can only be read.

4 All the devices in the library (including the computer, TV, DVD, CD, PAD and so on) can only be used to read the literature provided by the library, no downloading or installation of the self-brought materials can be done without special application and permission.

5 Please take care of the literature, any damages and loss of the literature and devices should be compensated according to the regulations of the library.

6 The reproduction of books and journals should be done after application and abide by rules and regulations such as the Copyright Law of the People’s Republic of China. The reproduction amount cannot exceed one third of the total pages of the literature.

 

The borrowing and returning of the literature

1 The borrowing and returning of book can be done in the self-service devices.

2 The borrowing and returning of disks, portable reading devices and U-read audiovisual devices can only be done in the audiovisual service counter.

3 Books should be returned in due date otherwise the reader will be fined. The overdue fees start from the solar calendar for 0.1 yuan per book each day, and the maximum is 20 yuan per book.

4 Please check the domain and number of the literature borrowed and finish all the procedures before leaving the library and take care of the receipt.

5 Literature without being checked out cannot be brought out of the library.

6 Readers with overdue books should return the book and pay for the overdue fees before borrowing books.

7 Please take care of the book and check whether there are dirty or marked places or lost page(s), any of the above-mentioned situations should be reported to the staff members for seals. When returning the book, if there are any dirty or lost situations of the book without the seal, fines will be issues according to related regulations.

8 The compensation for the damages or loss of the literature should be dealt with according to Measures for Infringements of Library Regulations. Please complete the compensation with the reader’s card in the service counter.

9 For any of the above infringements of the regulation, if the reader is reluctant to pay for the overdue fees, the compensation and so on, the library can halt or cancel the reader’s card (the deposit will be used as the compensation).

 

The renewal of literature

1 Books borrowed can be renewed once with the duration of 30 days.

2 It is recommended to renew the book at least one day in advance, so that in case of failure, the reader can go to the library for renewal or returning.

3 Disks cannot be renewed.

4 Renewal means 

(1) Online renewal: log in the website of the library http://www.childlib.org, and click on the “library renewal” column.

(2) Phone renewal: 87325791 (9:00 to 17:00 between the second day of the borrowing and the returning date)

(3) In the self-service borrowing and lending devices or the service counter on every floor.

5 Any of the following condition will result to the failure of renewal:

(1) The input of the wrong password.

(2) The book borrowed is due.

(3) The book has been renewed once.

(4) The reader has violated the regulations and the fees have not been paid for compensation.