FAQs

How do I renew a book?

How do I pay a fine?

I've lost an item, do I have to pay for it?

How do I top up my card for printing/photocopying?

Where can I get help with Harvard Referencing?

What is my Athens account?

How do I access my Athens account?

How can I forward college emails to my private email account?

How do I set out my assignment?

How do I set out my dissertation?


How do I renew a book? 

You can renew your items in person, by 'phone or online via iPAC - My Account. You may renew items that are not required by another borrower as long as they haven't reached their renewal limit. If you are renewing online, you cannot renew overdue items, please phone your LRC.

How do I pay a fine? 

Fines are charged at 10p per item per day to a maximum of £2 per item. You can pay in person at any LRC by cash, or if over £5, by credit card.

I've lost an item, do I have to pay for it?

If an item has been lost or damaged beyond reasonable repair whilst on loan to you, it must be paid for or replaced. Speak to LRC staff and they will calculate the cost of replacement for the item in question.

How do I top up my card for printing/photocopying?

You have a £10 credit per academic year to cover printing and photocopying costs. Once this is used up, you must top up your ID card by using one of the kiosk machines in the LRC. Local notices on the kiosks explain how to do this.

Where can I get help with Harvard Referencing?

Make sure you read the guidance on referencing, drop in to one of the LRCs lunchtime workshops or ask your tutor to book a referencing tutorial with LRC staff.

What is my Athens account?

Your Athens username and password, which is separate to your college network account, gives you access to the LRCs online resources, such as eBooks and online journals and databases. It can also get you discounts on some online shopping websites.

How do I access my Athens account?

Your Athens account details will have been sent to your college email account. If you cannot find the details, or your activation code has expired, contact the LRC in person or by email.

How can I forward college emails to my private email account?

If you would prefer to receive all your college emails to your private account e.g. Yahoo, Hotmail etc., just follow the step-by-step instructions in our guide.

How do I set out my assignment?

There is a standard format for setting out your assignments, particularly if you are working at higher education level. For guidance, please see the procedure

How do I set out my dissertation?

There is a standard format for setting out your dissertation or major project. For guidance, please see the procedure


Last modified: Tuesday, 17 July 2018, 2:23 PM