Library F A Q

  1. What are the normal working hours of the library?
    On regular days
    From Sunday to Thursday: 7.30 a.m. to 8.30 p.m.

    During Examination
    From Sunday to Thursday: 7.30 a.m. to 9.00 p.m.
    Saturday: 3.00 P.m. to 8.00 p.m.

    During vacation
    From Sunday to Thursday : 8.00 a.m. to 4.30 p.m.
  2. How can COE students become members of the library?
    Students should produce their student identity card to become a member of the library. 
  3. How many books can a student borrow?
    Level 1, 2 & 3 students  of engineering program may borrow a maximum of four books at a time for a period of three weeks. It is mandatory to produce identity card for issue of Books from the library. Level 4, Special Part-Time and MSc students of engineering may borrow a maximum of five books for three weeks.
  4. What is the lending period of a book?
    The normal lending period of a book is three week only. For special Part-Time students books are issued based on their leave schedule. 
  5. Library F A Q
    Yes. Students should pay fine for late return. 100 baiza per book per day is the rate.
  6. Is there any reservation facility available in the library?
    Yes, students can reserve book, which are currently issued to other members. Students will be informed when the reserved books are returned to the library. Books will be kept for three days only.
  7. What are the activities that are prohibited inside the library?
    Noisy behavior, using GSM, damaging library property and eating are strictly prohibited inside the library. (refer to Library Rules)
  8. What is the Discussion Group Area?
    Students can discuss in this area without making much noise and disturbing other students.
  9. How can I distinguish reference books from other books?
    Reference books are kept separately under Reference Sections. Also, the ‘Reference Only’ seal  and red colour sticker can be seen on reference books.  
  10. How can I find out whether a specific book is available in our library?
    The Library catalogue is available on the college portal under the library section. It can be used to find whether a specific book is available in the library or not.
  11. Where can I find the library rules?
    After Login: College Support & Services -> Library -> Library Rules) and also on the library notice board.
  12. How can I access the ProQuest journals database?
    After Login: College Support & Services -> Library ->Digital Information ->Electronic Resources -> ProQuest
  13. How can I access open access -Journals?
    After Login: College Support & Services -> Library ->Digital Information ->Electronic Resources ->E-Journals
  14. How can I access  ProQuest  E book central  (electronic book)?
    After Login: College Support & Services -> Library ->Digital Information ->Electronic Resources -> ProQuest  E book central 
  15. Where can I return books?
    Please returned books to the circulation desk.
  16. Does the library provide tours, orientations, instruction or workshops?
    The college of engineering library introduce new users to the library staff, services and resources. This includes academic Staff and students.
  17. What is Inter library loan?
    Inter library Loan is a service for college of engineering faculty, staff and registered students.It allows college of engineering Library users to borrow electronic resources from Main library- SQU.
  18. Do I have to pay for inter library loan services?
    No, you do not have to pay. It is a free service.


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