Teachers and students of the international campus who have the readership can borrow books.
Get Your Readership
Full-time students: your readership is automatically given when enrollment.
Faculty: your readership is given at the end of the month of your employment as the HR Department will send us your information.
Activate Your Library Account
If your library account is not activated, you cannot be able to borrow books. How to activate your library account
In My library, functions like borrowing history, making changes of mobile phone number, email, and password, and reserve books are included. If you want to Log in to my library, the account number is your student number or staff number, and the initial password is the last six digits of the ID card (except letters) or 9999.
Library Card (campus card) Loss
Please keep the library card (campus card) properly. If you lose it, you should report the loss to the campus service center immediately. After the card is replaced, the readership does not need to be given again and will take effect automatically the next day.
The holder shall be responsible for the loss of book property because of the loss of library card (campus card).
Cancel Your Readership
When the faculty and students go through the school-leaving procedures, they need to return the borrowed books, pay the overdue fines before canceling the account.
Open the OPAC home page of the library, enter keywords (or book title, author and other information), set search options to narrow the search scope, and click search to display the search results.
Book Reservation and Request
If the book search result page shows that the book branch is not an international branch or it has been borrowed, the book can be obtained by reservation and request.
Number of Reservation / Request
Full-time postgraduates, undergraduates, faculty and visiting scholars can book up to 3-30 volumes, and other faculty or staffs can reserve up to 1 volume.
Full-time postgraduates, undergraduates, faculty and staff shall request 1-3 books at most and visiting scholars and other personnel in the school shall request 1 volume at most.
For the specific policy, please refer to Reservation and Request Policy of Zhejiang University Library (updated on January 1, 2021)
Reservation / Request Process
Receive Your Books
The arrival time is generally about 3-5 days. Once arrived, readers will receive email or SMS reminders. Please pick them up at the service desk on the first floor of the library within three days. After three days, the books will be delivered back.
Renew Your Books
Lost and Compensation