Student services

Type of service

Description

Hold period

Remarks

Reading rooms

5 rooms in the Main Library for 261 seats;
1 room International Studies sect. for 16 seats;
1 room CEDOC SPS for 9 seats.

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Free entrance.
Max. 30 minutes break.

Course collection loans

3 volumes with the location TESTO.

Loans cannot be renewed.

15 days

When loan is 4 or more days overdue a suspension of borrowing rights for twice as long is provided.

Loans

A reasonable number of volumes may be borrowed from all library collections, except for materials with the location TESTO (i.e. Course Collection) and CDs. Loans must be renewed within 3 days before due date, if necessary.

30 days

When loan is 4 or more days overdue a suspension of borrowing rights for twice as long is provided.

Self-service loans 

-2 floor

10 volumes with the location SP. And CDE.

To be renewed within 5 days before due date, if necessary.

 30 days

When loan is 4 or more days overdue a suspension of borrowing rights for twice as long is provided.

Journal consultation

-2 floor
Current year issues available in the reading room.

Closed stack periodicals may be requested at the service counter.

Same day

e-Journals are available from Milan University Digital Library also off-campus (connection through username and password of your personal institutional e-mail).

Copying and Printing service

Self-service copy and print machines on floors +1, -1 and -2. Print from any library PC.
Copying/printing cards are available at dispenser

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Reproduction is restricted to Library materials.

Copying must be made according to the Italian copyright law (up to 15 % of each item). Breaching copyright law is an offence. You are legally responsible for any copies made.

PC and Internet

Wi-Fi provided  in all reading rooms.

Connections to power supply.

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Personal Computers are available in the entrance hall and in the ‘Infolab’ room.

Reference services

We have information specialists who can help you with your researches (information retrieval, research strategies, bibliographies etc.) also for your final dissertations.

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To use the service you must make an appointment at one of reference points of Political Science Library:

Inter-library loans

3 items for each request. A fee may be charged for this service.

20 days

Interlending request form,

otherwise mail spill@unimi.it.

Once the material has arrived you will receive an e-mail to collect it at the Library service counter. When loan is 4 or more days overdue a suspension of borrowing rights for twice as long is provided.

If applicable charges are not settled, you will no longer be able to access inter-library loan services.

Remote document supply

3 items for each request. A fee may be charged for this service.

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Interlending request form,

otherwise mail spill@unimi.it.

Once the material has arrived you will receive an e-mail to collect it at the Library service counter. If applicable charges are not settled, you will no longer be able to access document supply services.

New

acquisitions

You can suggest  monographic material to be purchased by the Library.

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e-mail spacq@unimi.it

Library courses

To improve your bibliographic research skills.

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As per agenda published in the University Library System website.