Number of items that may be borrowed
20 items for the entire Réseau des bibliothèques genevoises (RBG).
Length of time an item may be borrowed
28 days normally (or by semester, through special dispensation; other varying lengths of time exist according to the type of material borrowed).
Renewing a borrowed item
3 renewals of 28 days if the item has not been put on hold.
Online or by telephone:
- Bastions T: +41 22 418 28 16
- Musicale T: +41 22 418 35 80
Requesting an item
You can request an item before your visit to the library through the online catalogue. You can retrieve your requested item at the Circulation desk (the Prêt à domicile office) at the Bastions main branch or at La Musicale.
Placing an item on hold
You may put an item that has already been borrowed on hold through the online catalogue, or at the Circulation desk. You will be notified when the item becomes available.
Fines for overdue items
CHF 0.50 per day per item
Replacing your lost library card