Library Rules & Regulations

General Rules

  • Users must show a valid University or Approved Reader’s I.D Card when entering Library premises.

  • Readers are expected to observe silence in the library. This enables a quiet study environment for all users. Use of cell phones is not allowed. All phones must be switched off or set on silent mode.

  • Damage or mutilation of any library material is strictly prohibited.  Users should alert the Librarian on duty as soon as they discover such an act.

  • Smoking and consumption of food and beverages within the Library is strictly prohibited.

  • No bags, umbrella, parcels, large coats and raincoats may be brought into the library.

  • Unauthorized removal of any library items is strictly prohibited. All items coming in  or out of the library are subject to security checks.

  • Users are expected to behave in a manner, which will not disturb other library users.

Borrowing rules

  • A valid staff/ student I.D should be presented to the security guard when entering the library. The same applies when borrowing library materials from the library.

  • All items taken from the library should bear the current due date stamp. They shall be returned on or before the stamped due date. Books can be renewed once provided they are not in demand by other users.

  • Fines are charged on all overdue materials.

  • Library cards are not interchangeable.

  • If fines are outstanding, borrowing rights may be withdrawn until the fine is settled.

  • Periodicals, Reference Books, Theses, Dissertations, Electronic materials are used within the library and may not be taken out of the library.

  • Students who leave the university without settling their fines, their results will be withheld until the fines are settled in full.

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Banking Details

ZB Bank
Account Number 4564-679129-200,
Masvingo, Branch

Contact Details

Physical Address
Morgenster Mission
Morgenster, Zimbabwe
Postal Address
P.O Box 80, Masvingo
Tel: +263 772168102-5