Persons not connected to the college must apply to the Librarian for permission to use the Library or take a letter from the institution that they are attached to, requesting permission to use the library. Such persons may be admitted only at the discretion of the Librarian.
The Librarian (In consultation with the Principal) from time to time determines the Library opening hours. Whenever possible, information regarding changes will be posted in the library.
A warning is sounded at 30 minutes and again at 15 minutes before closing time. All loans must be completed during this time, because at the third and final signal for closing time all readers must leave the library.
Materials must be returned on or before the last date stamped on the label in the book. Failure to comply will result in fines being levied. Overnight books are due at 10:00 am on the following day. They become overdue after that time and a fine will be charged. (See page 12 for the fines).
Borrowers who are persistently late in returning books may be deprived of borrowing privileges.
Borrowers are responsible for materials on loan to them and must pay for any loss or damage. You should ensure for your own protection that All materials returned are recorded in the logbook. You will be held responsible for missing or hidden items if they are not logged out when returned.
G.C. Foster College retained the male and female titles at the NCB Intercollegiate Track and field Championships yesterday at the National Stadium. In the women's section they amassed 178 points to finish ahead of the University of Technology (UTech) 161, University of the West Indies (UWI), 116, Mico University College 73, and Montego Bay Community College, 21. G.C. Foster's men were runaway winners of their section with 186 points. They were followed by UTech 147, UWI 114.4, Mico 34.5 and Knox Community College, 34. G.C. Foster's Tissana Hickling and Demar Murray were the outstanding athletes on the final day of the two-day meet. Both completed double wins.
Hickling won the triple jump to add to the 100m title she captured on Friday evening. Her winning mark in the triple jump was 12.82 metres. Ave Anna Venier, also of G.C. Foster College, was second with 12.38m. Donna Ewers of UTech was third with 11.67m. Following his triumph in the 400m hurdles the previous day, Murray defeated a strong field to capture the 400m in a personal best 46.09 seconds. UTech; s Terry Thomas, 46.88, and Devaughn Baker, 47.21, finished second and third respectively. The vastly improved,Derriann Hill of UTech was an impressive winner in the women's 400m clocking 53.01. Mico's Dawnalee Loney, 53.75, was second with third going to Candice McLeod of UWI in 57.21. UTech dominated the sprint hurdles. Shimarya Williams clocked 13.73 to capture the women's event, getting the better UWI's Okahalia Buchanan 14.63 and Melissa Walker, 15.80. UTech then bagged the first two places in the men's 110m hurdles. Rohan Cole clocked 14.08 to get the better of Marcus Brown (14.39). Odario Phillips of UWI was third in 14.58. In other finals, Daniel Glave of G.C. Foster College captured the men's 1500m in a record 3:56.76 while his teammate, Kellyann Beckford, won the women's race in 4:52.36. Beckford completed a the middle distance double by taking the 3000m in 11.17.39.