[Blueboard] Opening of the New Rizal Library - November 16, 2009

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Sun Nov 15 12:33:26 PHT 2009


OPENING OF THE NEW RIZAL LIBRARY AND THE RIZAL LIBRARY SPECIAL COLLECTIONS

The New Rizal Library Building will open on November 16, 2009. The new  
five-story building consists of two wings, the North Wing and South  
Wing.
Below are the location and services of the different sections in the  
new building.

1st Floor    (Service hours 7:30am - 9:30pm)

(Lobby)
Circulation Section Counter
   - Loaning and returning of loaned out books
   - Printing services available from 7:30pm - 9:30pm

(North Wing)
Reserve Section (Undergraduate and Graduate)
   - Reserve materials for both undergraduate and graduate students

(South Wing)
Reference and Information Services Section
    - Print and online reference materials / Online databases
   - Reading Area

2nd Floor   (Service Hours : 7:30am - 7:30pm)

(North Wing)
Multi-Media Area
   - Contains the library's multimedia collection and three screening areas

(South Wing)
Director's Office

Periodicals Section
   - Access to print Foreign Periodicals

3rd Floor   (Service Hours : 7:30am - 7:30pm)

(North Wing)
Information Commons
   - Repair Service and Server Room

(South Wing)
Circulation Section
   - Consists of circulation books from call numbers starting with A-J

4th Floor

(North Wing)
Computer and Audio Visual Services
   - Tentative Printing and Scanning Services
   - Computer Lab / Foyer

(South Wing)
Circulation Section
   - Consists of circulation books from call numbers starting with K-Z
   - Curriculum Lab
   - Japanese Collection

5th Floor

(North Wing)
Technical  Services
     Acquisitions Section
       - In charge of the development and acquisition of the library's  
collection
      Cataloging Section
        - Classification and labeling of the library materials
Staff Lounge

(South Wing)
Open Reading Area

Rizal Library Special Collections

The former Rizal Library will now be known as the Rizal Library  
Special Collection. It will hold the Microform Reading Center, Art  
Book Collection, Filipiniana Section, The American Historical  
Collection, The Ateneo Library of Women's Writings, Pardo de Tavera,  
and the Theses and Dissertations.

Their service hours will be as follows:

Microform Reading Center (MRC)
Mon - Fri  7:30am - 6:00pm
Saturday 8:00am - 6:00pm

Filipiniana Section
Mon - Fri 7:30 am - 7:30 pm
Saturday 8:00am - 6:00 pm

The American Historical Collection  (AHC)
Mon - Fri 8:00am - 5:00pm
Saturday 8:00 am - 12:00nn

Ateneo Library of Women's Writings (ALIWW)
Mon - Fri 8:00am - 12:00nn / 1:00pm - 5:00 pm
Sat    8:00am - 12:00nn






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