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*Applicant must be at least 18 years of age.
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  • 1. Must be at least 18 years of age.
  • 2. Membership fee is $25 and valid for 12 months.
  • 3. You may not lend or transfer your card to another person.
  • 4. You must notify The Japan Foundation of a lost card or any change in contact/personal details.
  • 5. A maximum of 10 items may be borrowed for a period of 5 weeks.
  • 6. Loans may be renewed up to 2 times for a further 5 weeks (unless the item has been reserved by another library user) by contacting the library before the due date. The due date will be extended for another 5 weeks starting from the day that you contact us to renew the item.
  • 7. A postal loan service is available by written request containing specific item titles. The library will bear the expense of postage for sending the items requested.
  • 8. Use of library resources must be conducted within the guidelines of fair dealing with copyright works.
  • 9. All items must be returned in the same condition in which they were borrowed. Please rewind video and audio tapes and place them in their correct cases.
  • 10. You may return loan items by parcel post or courier at your own expense. Please retain your delivery tracking number until we confirm delivery.
  • 11. Returned items may not be re-borrowed on the same day that they are returned.
  • 12. You agree to pay any fees and charges prescribed by the library. The current overdue fine is 10 cents per item per day late.
  • 13. If you have outstanding overdue items and/or fines, you will not be able to borrow further items until the outstanding items are returned and/or the fines are paid.
  • 14. Loss of, or irreparable damage to library items, requires you to source the replacement or be invoiced for the full replacement value.
  • 15. The library reserves the right to terminate membership and/or use of the library for misconduct such as (but not limited to): vandalism; causing a disturbance, excessive/repeated overdue loan returns. Membership fee will not be refunded in any cases.
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I have read the above library regulations and agree to abide by the conditions of this library.
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8. Language / Japanese    9. Literature / Novels
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