Books located in the Closed Stacks (Magazzino)
Books located in closed stacks and whose location shelf code begins with the indication Mag., BEV, Fag., Ved., Sidic, FW, can be requested by completing the specific form. This form should be placed in the request box at the Distribution Service.
Each person is allowed to request a maximum of 12 books per day (cfr..
Books located in the Reading Rooms
Books located in the reading rooms can be consulted directly from the shelves.
They are about 70.000 books and are mostly reference books, such as encyclopaedias, directories, dictionaries, textbooks, commentaries, handbooks.
Books located in the different Reading Rooms have location shelf code beginning with the indication S.L., Soc. (ex Social Sciences Seminario), Arte (Arte Reading Room), SIDIC/S.L.
All above mentioned books are exempt from Maneat Service (cfr..
Books located in the Riserva
Books located in the Riserva, whose shelf list code begins with the indication Ris. (ancient, precious books and rare editions, precious books of every historical period and books published before 1800), are to be requested from authorized personnel on completing a special form (cfr.) .
The Riserva books can only be consulted in a designated reading room. (cfr.).
Periodicals: current and back issues
All the periodicals, current and back issues, are directly available to users.
They are located in the various reading rooms and grouped by disciplinary domain (cfr.).
After consultation, single issues or the bound volumes are to be returned to their proper place on the shelves (cfr.).