Loan policy

Library borrower is responsible for library materials checked out under his/her name, and for returning items in due time. If an item is damaged or lost, borrower must replace or reimburse it at the actual cost

Loan period vary for different categories of user :
- Permanent employees and post doctoral fellows = 20 items for 90 days
- Doctoral student : 15
items  for 60 days
- Student in master 1 (MAUCA & 3G) : 10 items for 14 days
Student in master 2 (MAUCA & 3G) : 10 items for 35 days
- Other temporary members (temporary workers, trainees,
visitors, volunteers)  :
a) stay egal or longer than 30 days = 3
items for 30 days
b) stay shorter than 30 days = 3 items for 7 days
Journals, reference books and historic collection do not circulate

Authorization access to electronic resources : limitations

Access to the library's licensed electronic resources, such as databases, electronic journals and electronic books is restricted to OCA staff. The authorization is strictly personal and may not, under any circumstances, be transferred to a third party. Authorized user may only use the online access in a way that conforms with all applicable laws and regulations. Authorized users may only download and print articles to personal use. The authorization shall be cancelled when the professional activity justifying such comes to an end.

About this library registration form


The above information will be used by the library for administering your loans. According to the French law "Informatique et Liberté" of January 6, 1978, modified on August 6, 2004, the library database is declared at the National data processing and Liberties Commission. Any member of OCA has, on line, the right of access and correction on the data relating to it : contact the library manager

admit having taken knowledge of the loan policies and the conditions of use for licensed electronic resources.

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