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Due to a high demand, the LUMS library has decided to open its doors for the LUMS alumni, former employees of the University, researchers, international visitors, postgraduate students and other interested individuals through an External Membership programme. The Library offers following types of external memberships:

  • Gold (Individual/Alumni)
  • Classic (Individual/Alumni)
  • Temporary 

How to apply?

Step 1 Read the details of each type of membership and choose one that is appropriate for you

Step 2 Complete the External Membership application form

Step 3 Prepare a cheque/demand draft for the relevant amount, crossed and made payable to Lahore University of Management Sciences

Step 4 Mail the form, cheque/demand draft and necessary documents to the library on the address given below

Gad and Birgit Rausing Library
Lahore University of Management Sciences
DHA, Lahore Cantt. 54792, Lahore, Pakistan
UAN: +92 42 111 11 LUMS ( (8168) Fax: +92 42 35608307

1. Gold

Who may apply?

• LUMS/REDC alumni
• Former employees of LUMS (faculty and staff having more than 10 years of service with LUMS)

Membership Fee

Membership category Registration (Once) Annual Fee Per Person
REDC Alumni PKR   75,00  non-refundable PKR 18,000 per annum
LUMS Alumni PKR   0.00 PKR 9,000 per annum


Privileges

  1. Members can borrow 4 books at a time for 14 days or can renew the same for a further time period
  2. Access to the world’s best e-resources (Business Source Premier, IEEE xplore, JSTOR, SCOPUS etc.) just a click away
  3. Smart cards will be issued to all registered members in order to access all library facilities
  4. Information and reference services including reference questions, library orientations, trainings and workshops will be provided to all active members
  5. Subscription to the EMS information bulletin; a monthly publication of the LUMS library for external members (The EMS Bulletin carries a list of the latest added books, national press review, and the table of contents from the latest issues of journals subscribed by the library)

2. Classic

Who may apply?

• LUMS/REDC alumni
• Former employees of LUMS (faculty and staff having more than 10 years of service with LUMS)

Membership Fee

Membership category Registration (Once) Annual Fee Per Person
REDC Alumni PKR   75,00  non-refundable PKR 15,000 per annum
LUMS Alumni PKR   0.00 PKR 8,000 per annum


Privileges

  1. Members can borrow 2 books at a time for 14 days or can renew the same for a further time period
  2. Access to the world’s best e-resources (Business Source Premier, IEEE xplore, JSTOR, SCOPUS etc.) just a click away
  3. A Smart cards will be issued to all registered members in order to access all library facilities
  4. Information and reference services including reference questions, library orientations, trainings and workshops will be provided to all active members

Note: The library reserves the rights to accept or reject any application and to alter the membership fee and categories.

3. Temporary Membership

Who may apply?

• Individuals
• Researchers
• LUMS/REDC alumni
• Postgraduate students from other universities in the country

Membership Fee

Duration Membership fee Smart card security fee (refundable)
3 months PKR 18,000  non-refundable PKR 6,000 
2 months PKR   12,000  non-refundable PKR 6,000 
1 months PKR   6,000  non-refundable PKR 6,000 
 

Privileges

1.     Temporary members are not entitled to borrow any material.

2.     Payment is not refundable/transferable except PKR 6,000 for the smart card.

3.     Members are not allowed to use library computers.

4.     Members are not entitled to use any LUMS facility other than the library (Library Timings are 8:30 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.) mosque and PDC.

5.     All disciplinary fines will be applicable and will be deducted from security fee.

6.     Strict disciplinary action including Cancellation of Membership will be taken on violation of library rules.

7.     Members are supposed to get visitors pass from In-Gate against their identity card.

8.     Short pants are strictly not allowed in the library

9.    Please do not leave your personal belongings unattended, library is not responsible for any losses

10.  The smart card is a must for entrance and exit from the library

11.  Food and drinks are not allowed in the library

12. Set your mobile phones on silent mode within the library premises

Note: The library reserves the rights to accept or reject any application and to alter the membership fee and categories.

For further information and External Membership Form Please do contact at library@lums.edu.pk or Call at 04235608166