Fines & Penalties

FINES AND PENALTIES FOR LIBRARY OFFENCES


  OFFENCE FINE/ PENALTY FOR STUDENTS
1.        Delays with long loan library book(s) 1.      Attract 5/= per day

2.      Can’t borrow or Renew another book

2.        Delays with Short loan library book(s) 1.      Attract 5/= per Hour

2.      Can’t borrow or Renew another book

3. Theft or attempted theft of library items, equipment, furniture or furnishings 1.   Twice the replacement cost of item

2.   Administrative fee of Ksh.500

3.   Suspension from the library for a maximum period of one academic year

4. Willfully defacing, mutilating or damaging library items, facilities equipment, furniture or furnishing or willfully altering or destroying identification marks  relating to the ownership or location of library items, equipment, furniture or furnishing 1.Replace cost of Item

2.Administrative fee of Ksh.500

3.Suspension from the library for a maximum period of one semester

5. Obtaining or using library card under false pretenses Suspension from the library for maximum period of one semester
6. Violating Suspension that is in effect Suspension from the library for maximum period of one academic year on top of current suspension.
7. Smoking, eating or drinking in library buildings (Including stairwells and decks) sleeping in the library. Suspension from the library for maximum period of one semester
8. Use of computers in a manner contravening university regulations Suspension from the library for maximum period of one semester
9. Rudeness to library Staff, including University Security The case will be heard by the university Librarian/ the deputy, who will determine whether it should be heard at the student disciplinary committee
10. Use of communication devices including cell phones, pagers, beepers radios, walkie talkies, earphones, etc Suspension from the library for maximum period of one semester
11. Noise making, discussions, consultations in the reading areas, staircases and clock rooms suspension from the library for maximum period of one semester
12. Contravention of intellectual property Stipulations of university such as photocopying limits suspension from the library for maximum period of one semester
13. Behavior which adversely impact on other individuals use or access to library facilities and resources suspension from the library for maximum period of one semester
14. Possession of items from other libraries that are either overdue or have evidence of having been removed without proper authorization Item will be confiscated, awaiting consultations with concerned library