The Loans function includes all tasks related to loans, renewals, returns and overdues, and requests and reservations.
- renewals and returns can be carried out in the user record part of the application
- loans and request processing can be carried out from the copy record
The Loans function requires certain system settings to be defined:
- definition of loan periods
- definition of the maximum number of loans allowed - this is defined in Access Permissions
- you may also wish to define non-working days for the purpose of calculating due dates