Loan periods

The loan periods for our media are:

  • books: 28 days
  • audio-visual media and bound journals: 7 days
  • unbound newspapers, journals and magazines: 1 day
  • eBook reader: 14 days
  • iPad: 7 days
  • USB flash drive: 1 day
  • Energy saving box: 7 days

The loan can be renewed up to eight times via eBib account, e-mail, telephone and personally at the information desk, if there is no reservation for another user.

The loan for journals and newspapers cannot be renewed.

A passing of the loan period will be charged per medium and week/day without any previous reminder.

Locations in the online catalogue

Location Explanation
Available soon The item is available in the library, but is currently in a working process; no detailed information can be given about when it will be ready for circulation.
Checked out The item is checked out. If no other issues of this item are loanable, the item can be reserved for you.
Holds The item is on hold for another borrower and is waiting to be picked up. You can place your reservation.
Lent to another library The item is currently on interlibrary loan, its return might be delayed. You can place your reservation.
Reshelving The item has recently been returned and may be waiting for reshelving.
New acquisition The item has just recently been acquired and can be found at the new acquisition wall unit until next Monday. You can place your reservation.
Reference The item is only available for on-site use.
Stacks The item is at its normal location and can be used or borrowed.

SelfCheck system

The SelfCheck system consists of two parts.

The SelfCheck terminals allow lending media by yourself as long as the library is open. You just need the password of your user account and your user ID.

The return station allows returning media even if the library is closed. Just drop your media into the slots.

SelfCheck System
SelfCheck terminal
Return system

eBib

Login: eBib ECB

- research the library stock
- online user account
- request the status of your loans
- renewals
- reservations
- summary of current charges

Please note:
Due to maintenance work the Online catalogue is not available between 03.00 and 04.00 am.


eCatalogue Trier UAS

Online catalogue of the FHTrier

Login: eCatalogue Trier UAS

Literature that is available at the library of the Trier UAS (location Trier) can be ordered for free via e-mail.