Library is considered as the heart of any educational institution. This is why, from the beginning, UIU is giving a great emphasis to provide an excellent library service to its users. UIU Library is carrying out various activities to meet multidimensional needs of its users.
The library authority is committed to its users to meet their all kinds of demands related to library services. The library is well-furnished with modern equipment and reading materials.
(a) Books, CDs, weekly, monthly, Magazines, daily newspapers etc. are available in the library. You can borrow them for a maximum of one calendar week (i.e.7 days) except reference books and reserved materials.
(b)You may use reference books and reserved materials inside the library or borrow only for two hours to photocopy them.
(c) The library is offering internet browsing facility to its members so that they are able to connect themselves with the information super high way and get the best opportunity to up-date themselves.
(d) You are also given reference service according to your need.
(e) Besides these, News clipping service, Current awareness service etc. are also given to the users, if necessary.
3. Opening hours: Library services are available from 9.00A.M. To 9.00P.M. Library will remain closed on Fridays and other public holidays.
Dewey Decimal Classification System is followed to classify library resources.
Anglo-American Cataloging Rules, second edition (AACR-2) has been followed to catalogue the materials.
All students of the university will be able to be a member of the library. To become a member of the library, one has to follow the following procedures:
(a) Each student must have a valid authorization from the authority of the university.
(b)Each student must have to fill up a library membership form which is available at the library.
(c)Fines: Fines will be calculated if somebody doesn’t return books on time. Per day Tk. 3:00 only will be charged for each item.
(d)Penalty: *Books which won’t be returned within two months will be considered as lost and he/she must be obliged to pay the full replacement cost.
(e)Renewal: Each student will have to renew his/her member ID at the beginning of each semester.
# Each member will be able to borrow two books at a time only for one week.
# Nobody will be able to borrow books with other’s member ID.
# The borrower will be completely responsible for safe keeping of the materials borrowed and their return on time.
#To borrow books, all members will have to sign on the Book Cards.
# The Library authority will be able to change any rule at any time, if necessary.
7. Mandatory: Before leaving United International University everyone should have a clearance from the library.
# (a) All personal books, bags, umbrellas etc. must be left with the gatekeeper.
#Group study, discussion and gossiping are forbidden inside the library.
# Eating, drinking and smoking are strictly prohibited inside the library.
Library is a very important organ of an educational institution as well as a sacred place. That is why, no activity should perform that will disrupt the environment of the library.