Borrowing and ordering

[Translate to English:] Ausleihvorgang an der Bibliothestheke

Registration for borrowing media in the library

If you would like to borrow from the library, you must first register.

 

To do so, please fill out the registration form  and bring it to us in person, completed and signed (please do not send it by e-mail). In addition, please bring your valid identity card or, alternatively, your passport in combination with a confirmation of registration from the registration office.  

Student or employee at the TiHo (TiHo-Card)

For TiHo members, the library card is integrated into the TiHo Card. The registration is free of charge for you. Before borrowing or ordering for the first time, you must have your TiHoCard activated once at the frontdesk. After you have agreed to the library's usage regulations, you can access the library's holdings.

 

User of other libraries in Hannover (HOBSY-Card)

If you have already registered at another library in Hannover, you can also register for the TiHo library free of charge. After you have agreed to the library's usage regulations, you can access the library's collection.

 

new user without TiHo-Card or HOBSY-Card

You can have a user card issued for the library. In order to receive this user card, you once need to pay a fee of EUR 5,00. After you have agreed to the library's usage regulations, you can access the library's collections.

 

Library Account

Library Account

With your personal library account you can order literature online, reserve it, renew it yourself and check your loan periods. To log in, please enter the 10-digit number on your library card located above or below the barcode. Your first password is your date of birth in 6-digit form and without dots (DDMMYY).

General rules for borrowing

The loan period is usually 28 days. You can extend the loan period yourself via the library account. However, you can only extend the loan period if:

 

  •    there are no reservations for the items you have borrowed
  •    the maximum number of loan extensions allowed has not yet been reached
  •    your fee account has not yet reached the maximum amount set by the library, or
  •    you are not blocked from borrowing for special reasons.

How can I order books and other media?

If the desired literature is in our library magazine, it can be ordered via the libraty account . If the desired literature is in our library magazine, it can be ordered via the libraty account. You can pick up the ordered items at the frontdesk. It takes about 60 minutes within the opening hours. At the front desk you can also get media that you have reserved.

 

How can I extend my loans?

You can renew your borrowed media yourself in your library account.
Not possible?

  • The maximum number of renewals has been reached.
  • The item is on hold.

Return the borrowed item as soon as possible.

 

"reserved "?

  • Is your borrowed item "reserved"?
    Renewal is no longer possible, please return it within the loan period.
  • You would like to "reserve" a borrowed item?
    Select it in the library catalogue. After returning the item, you will receive an e-mail notification and the item will be available for you in the circulation desk for one week.

How high are the reminder fees?

If loans are not extended or returned on time, reminder fees will be charged.
Overdue fines:


1st reminder: 2,00€ per borrowed item.

2nd reminder 5,00€ per borrowed item, plus 2,00€ for the 1st reminder, in total 7,00€.

3rd reminder 10,00€ per borrowed item, plus 7,00€ for the 1st and 2nd reminder, in total 17,00€.

How will I be informed about my reminders?

You can leave your e-mail address with us.

 

How can I transfer the reminder fee?

Please send bank transfers to the following account:

 

Bibliothek der Tierärztlichen Hochschule Hannover in der Trägerschaft der Stiftung Tierärztliche Hochschule Hannover

Norddeutsche Landesbank Hannover

IBAN: DE10 2505 0000 0106 0310 99

SWIFT-BIC: NOLA DE 2H

Verw.-Zweck: 541 160/ 0702    

 

In case of a bank transfer, please send us immediately the copy/screenshot of the deposit slip (gladly also as an  e-mail attachment).

For transfers for other persons, please state the name of this person in addition to the reason for payment.

Campus delivery service

Document express delivery (currently free of charge). Only for members of the TiHo!

Articles from our holdings which are not available electronically (please check in the EZB beforehand) can be ordered from: biblio(at)tiho-hannover.de

Delivery usually takes place within three working days and is charged at EUR 5.00 per essay. However, this also applies if the essay is already available electronically.

It can be charged either via the library's user account or quarterly on the institute's or clinic's invoice.

The information on which the order is based must be complete and should not have to be reworked by the library.

Order literature from other libraries

If the desired literature is not available in the library, then you can order it from another library.

 

Interlibrary loan (order media to the TiHo library)

Interlibrary loan is a service of the TiHo library to get literature that is not available in the library for you. For ordering you need an active library card. Ordered literature (books or copies of articles) will be delivered to the TiHo library and can be picked up at the front desk. You will be notified of the arrival of the delivery via e-mail. Copies can also be delivered internally by TiHo in-house mail.

 

Your personal interlibrary loan account can be found in the  Gemeinsamen Verbundkatalog (GVK).

  • low-cost literature order (1,50 €)
  • delivery directly to the TiHo library
  • delivery time usually 1-2 weeks
  • Order via theTiHo interlibrary loan service TiHo-Fernleihe

 

Interlibrary loan order template by e-mail (for university members)

fernleihe(at)tiho-hannover.de

 

I order the following paper, the following book:

For article/paper:

Author, article title, pages / journal title, ISSN if applicable / Year, volume, issue, ISSN if applicable.

For books:

Book title, author / year, edition / place, publisher / ISBN.

I confirm the non-commercial use of the paper.

I / the clinic, the institute bear the costs.

Order name

OE / university institution

E-mail address

Interlibrary loan order template by e-mail (for students)

fernleihe(at)tiho-hannover.de

 

I order the following article, the following book:

For article/essay:

Author, article title, pages / journal title, ISSN if applicable / Year, volume, issue, ISSN if applicable.

For books:

Book title, author / year, edition / place, publisher / ISBN.

 

I confirm the non-commercial use of the paper.

I will bear the costs.

Order name

Semester

OE / university institution

E-mail address

Subito (order media to your home)

Subito is a delivery service of the German libraries that is fee-based and offers you the possibility to order literature independently from a Subito library and have it delivered to a private address. You can order articles from journals. You can borrow books or order an extract as a copy.

 

  • order literature for a fee (from 7,50€)
  • delivery directly to your home
  • very fast delivery
  • for self-order via the Subito-Homepage

How long does it take?

The guaranteed delivery time is:

 

Normal order: 72 hours
Rush order: 24 hours 

What does a delivery cost?

The prices depend on the status of use, the delivery time and the delivery route.

 

Subito price list