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UNIVERSITY OF SCIENCE LIBRARY
The University of Science Library was established on the foundation of the Graduate Library - This model of the modern library was a project supported by the Department of Post-Graduate, Ministry of Education and Training and the University of Ho Chi Minh city. The Foundation Day was May 11­­th 1995.
Address:
  • Campus 2:
       - 227 Nguyen Van Cu, District 5, HCM City, Vietnam
       - Tel: (84 28) 6288 4499 Ext. 3200
       - Fax: (84 28) 3835 0096
       - Email: thuvien@hcmus.edu.vn
       - Website: www.glib.hcmus.edu.vn
  • Campus 2:
       - Linh Trung Ward (Building C), Thu Duc dist, HCM City
       - Tel: (84 28) 3896 2822
View:
The value of a library is not in how many information resources it has, but in what services are crowded to the users through the use of new technologies and educated staff.
 
Objectives:
The University of Science Library has been built as a 21st century library using new technologies to assist patrons in accessing and retrieving information easily and to enable librarians to help patrons meet their information needs efficiently and effectively.
Functions:
  • To serve the studying, teaching and researching needs of the students, faculty and researchers of Vietnam National University at Ho Chi Minh City;
  • To meet the information needs of all patrons.
Organization:
INFORMATION SERVICES TECHNICAL SERVICES TOOLS AND TECHNONOLOGY

- Cirrculation
- Reference
- Journal
- Linh Trung Library Reading Rooms
- Learning Commons

- Information Resources
- Information Technology
- Digital Library

- Dewey Decimal Classification
- LC Subject Headings
- Cataloging Using Dublin Core
- Output in MARC and Dublin Core
- Greenstone Digital Library Open Source Software
- Portals

 
Digital library:
  • Uses Greentone Digital Library Open Source Software to create Soecialized Information Collections
  • Integrates portals to electronic resources
Reference services:
Meet the information needs of all students, faculty, researchers, businessmen, etc. Information is organized in Specialized Information Collections on CD-Rom in order to facilitate searching and browsing by author, title, keyword, subject heading, etc.
 
Collections:
PRINTING RESOURCES ELECTRONIC RESOURCES

 - Books
 - Reference Materials
 - Serials
 - Dissertations
 - Scientific Reports
 - Proceeding, etc...

- CD-ROM
- CD-ROM Databases
- Online Databases
- Digital Collections, etc...

 
In-service training:
Traning regularly:

 - The Organization and Management of Electronic Libraries
 - Classification Using Dewey
 - Assigning Subject Headings
 - Description Using AACR2  

- Data Entry in Cataloging Using MARC 21 and Dublin Core
- Refernce Work
- Digital Library