External Members & Alumni

APPLYING FOR LIBRARY MEMBERSHIP

One Day Membership

Users wishing to access the library on a day-to-day basis may pay an entry fee of 20 baht per day. The entry fee covers as many entries at as many branches as required in the course of the day stamped on the coupon. Borrowing books is not permitted under this class of membership.

Applying for One Day Membership:

  1. Purchase an entry coupon at the front counter of the library.
     
  2. At the Pridi Banomyong Library, please present your Thai National ID card to a library staff in order to record the entry information.

 

Alumni

TU Alumni must present a member club/association card of Thammasat University without paying an entry fee of 20 baht (One Day Membership fee). For borrowing books, please apply for Associate Membership.


Associate Membership

Applying for Associate Membership:

1.    To request external membership, contact the library through LINE: @tulibrary or by email: tulib@tu.ac.th
2.    A link will be sent to an online application form.
3.    Fill in the form and attach (upload) proof of membership application. 
4.    Pay membership fee of 4,000 THB/year and insurance of 2,000 THB by QR Code. Send payment receipt to LINE: @tulibrary or email: tulib@tu.ac.th
5.    TULib staff will be pleased to recommend how to download the TULIB application (app) and benefit from library privileges.


BORROWING RULES

External users who have applied for Associate Membership reserve the following borrowing privileges. 

No. of items No. of days Renewals allowed Holds allowed
5 30 unlimited 3 items

Note: Not more than 2 English books.


RENEWING MATERIALS

  1. Every Library Member may extend their borrowing period as many times as needed by accessing the Library Catalog website.

  2. Library Members may not renew an item for which another Library Member has placed a request. Once a hold has been placed, the system will automatically prevent the item from being renewed.

  3. Library Members may not renew items if they have outstanding overdue charges on their account. If they are unable to settle your outstanding fees but must renew an item, they may speak to a librarian who can make a one-time exception on their behalf. This one-time exemption will be recorded in the system.

  4. If a patron is unable to renew an item themselves, please contact a library staff at the counter.


RESERVING MATERIALS/PLACING HOLD(S)

Library members may place hold on item(s) when the online catalog shows the status of the item as “Checked Out”.
 


FINES/OVERDUE CHARGES

There is no borrowing fees at TU Libraries, But the overdue charges is applied in case your borrowing material(s) is overdue.

Type of Material Overdue Charges
General books, theses, documents, and accompanying materials 5          baht/day 
Reserved books and special accompaniments  10          baht/day