General

Main purpose of our library is to support our instructors’, students’ and other staff’s works and collect and present every source of information to its users.

 

Sakarya University Central Library serves 1,300 people on 7/24 to 10,000 m2. On the first floor are periodicals, a study room, reference section and a lounge. On the second floor, books, CD ROMs, dictionaries and a collection of Atatürk’s Library’s pieces are located. Third floor includes a reading hall, computer room and Audio-Visual materials room. An individual study room is also available on the fourth floor. In addition, free wireless internet access is provided in the library.

Our university faculty and vocational school libraries in the Central Library; 209.426 books, there are 2.807 pieces of magazines with CD-DVD 4.130 units. Electronic databases of e-journal subscriptions by 59.068 units, 3.486.690 e-books, e-thesis on 2,000,000. In the 200 years of time newspaper archives electronically is provided access to the full text (Data updated on: 31.12.2015 is).

Through electronic database subscriptions, a thorough electronic access to 58.765 e-journals, 3.416.670 e-books, over 2.000.000 e-thesis, and two-century-old archive of renowned journal, “Time”, has also been made possible to users.

All materials in the library have been uploaded on electronic media by using a Procedural Documentation and Automation Program and made available for online use. Materials in our library, excluding reference resources, can be lent to our students and academic and administrative staff. Copies of books and several articles can also be attained from other national universities upon user’s request.

More information is available on our web site www.kutuphane.sakarya.edu.tr