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Faculty and Staff

My Account

Log into your Library account to

  • View and renew items you have checked out and when they are due
  • Check the status of your reserves.

Borrow and Renew

There are two options to borrow books:

  1. Use Self Check-out/in Stations in the Reading Rooms.
  2. Ask a Librarian at the Circulation Desk.

Notes:

  • You need to have with you ID card, which is also your library card.
  • Make sure that you have no books overdue, otherwise, you will not be able to borrow. 

If the due date has not expired, you can renew the book online.

  1. Go to the library website to log into your account on the top right of the page
  2. Click on the little arrow beside your name and go to "My Account".
  3. You should now see the books you have checked out.
  4. If the title of the book is still in green, click on the "Renew" button.

Attention! If however, the due date has expired, your book will appear in red and you will not be able to renew it online. In this case, you have to bring the book to the library with your ID and the librarian can check it out for you again.

Borrowing Short Loans

Short loans can be borrowed as follow:

  • for two hours in the reading room;
  • two hours before the closing of the reading room, a short loan book can be borrowed overnight with obligatory return on the next day until 11.00am.

Book Return

There are three ways to return books:

  • through the Self Check-out/in Stations;
  • using Book Drop Terminals;
  • at the Circulation Desk.

If you do not have access to the University Campus, please contact us at library@nu.edu.kz.


General Rules

  • Faculty and Researchers - 25 items
  • Staff - 10 items

Items past the due date cannot be renewed and must be returned.

Item Borrow Time Number of Renewals
Book

6 Months (Faculty and Researchers)

2 Weeks (Staff)

1 - with My Account or at the Front Desk (Faculty); at the Front Desk only (Researchers)

3 - with My Account or at the Front Desk

CD/DVD 3 Days Renew at the Front Desk
Magazine 3 Days

Renew at the Front Desk

Audiobooks 3 Days Renew at the Front Desk
E-Readers  2 Weeks

Renew at the Front Desk pending availability

CD Players 2 Weeks

Renew at the Front Desk

Library use only

  • Microfiche
  • Newest issue of a magazine
  • Reference items such as encyclopedias and dictionaries

Book Delivery

Fill out this form to have books from the Medical Library brought to the Main Library or vice versa.

Reserve a Book

Are all the copies of a book you want checked out? Follow these instructions to reserve the book. 

Visiting Researchers

Visiting faculty and researchers are provided with access to electronic resources and other library materials with permission from their affiliated school or research center. Contact reference@nu.edu.kz

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