DBS LIBRARY RULES

 

  1. Strict silence and order must be observed by all in the library.

 

  1. Every student of DBS, in school uniform, has access to the library during the library hours.

 

  1. All articles, personal belongings and bags must be left outside when entering the library. Only an exercise-book and library book, if to be returned, may be taken into the library.

 

  1. Library Card needs to be surrendered to borrow book from the library. Only one book will be issued per card and no student can take a book on another’s card A book can be kept for one week only. No renewal will be allowed. Books overdue may be returned on any day with a fine of Rs. 5 per day. No fine if one had been absent for a valid reason.

 

  1. Books exclusively meant for consultation area not to be taken out of the library. They remain available to all students all the time.

 

  1. Before leaving library every student must submit for scrutiny the books borrowed.

 

  1. All magazines, reference book or books used while in the library must be put back in the proper place after reading.

 

  1. Books borrowed from the library must be returned directly to the librarian. They must not be circulated. A student who circulates books borrowed from the library may have his library card withdrawn and may be fined as well.

 

  1. Any defect noticed in the book that is being borrowed, the librarian should be notified. Failure to do this checking renders one liable to be considered responsible for the defect noticed on the return of the book. Fines will be imposed for damages done to books and articles in the library.

 

  1. Books lost must be replaced by the borrower.

 

  1. A remark will be entered in the library page of the School Diary for every book returned late. Three such remarks will result in the withdrawal of the lending card and a fine of Rs. 50/- may be imposed.

 

  1. No fine will be charged for books overdue if a letter can be produced showing that the borrower has been absent for valid reasons.

 

  1. Library cards are distributed once a year, in April. A lost card may be replaced by a new one but a fine of Rs. 50/- will have to be paid.

 

  1. No books shall be retained by the students during the summer, autumn and winter vacations.

 

  1. Library hours:

Class days               :        As per schedule

Saturday      :        8.00 a.m. to 11.00 a.m.

 

  1. During class hours, classes will be allowed into the library only according to the time-table published by the Principal. Permission to enter the library during these class-hours must be obtained from the Principal.