Loan Policies


Identity Volumes Loan Periods Times of renewal
Faculty of the five institutes 500 180 days 1
Academicians 30 90 days 1
Visiting scholars 50 90 days 1
Faculty outside the five institutes 30 90 days 1
Officers of the five institutes 30 90 days 1
Officers outside the five institutes 20 30 days 1
Full time research assistants 20 30 days 1


(1) Patrons whose identities are not listed above, please contact the circulation desk.
(2) Extended Leave: If you will be away for an extended leave (above 6 months), please return library materials two weeks before your departure.
(3) Fines: Borrowing privileges are blocked for failure to return books on time.
     Overdue fines: NT$5 each working day. Please return items promptly to avoid fines.
(4) Patrons should return all the borrowed items when they left the Academia Sinica.