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Borrow & Renew

Category Item Type
N° of Items Allowed to Check-Out Loan Period 
Full-time Faculty

Books 15
42 days
Audiovisual Material
5 days
Periodicals In-library use only
In-library use only
Part-time Faculty
Books 10
14 days
Audiovisual Material 1 5 days
  Periodicals  In-library use only In-library use only
Renewing of items is allowed once for an additional 14 days.

Interlibrary Loan Service

  • Obtain materials (books, articles and chapters) that are not available at the USEK Library from other libraries.
  • Full-time faculty can request up to 20 items.
  • Part-time faculty can request up to 10 items.
  • The loan period for books is 14 days, or according to the exceptions policy of the lending library.
  • Renewing of items is not guaranteed; renewals should be made one week prior to the due date indicated on the item.

Find Resources

  • Catalog for searching the USEK Library print collections including books, journals, newspapers, theses and dissertations, music recordings, etc.
  • Electronic Resources for searching a large and varied collection (article databases, e-book collections…) of electronic resources.
  • Find a title with this search tool to find a book or journal.
  • One Search for searching the USEK Library Catalog and databases simultaneously to quickly provide credible library results through a single search box.
  • Off-campus access to electronic resourcesto access online resources from anywhere off campus using your USEK username and password.

Teaching Support

  • Course Reserve : Place print course materials that are of high demand in the reserve section.
  • Research guides : Provide you with targeted information on a specific topic or tool to help you in your research.
  • Library Instruction: Reserve a session to instruct undergraduates and graduates on how to conduct effective library research.

Reserve a Study Room

  • Reserve a group study room in the Kaslik campus Library.
  • You can reserve up to 2 hours of study room use per day and up to 6 total hours per week.
  • You can reserve the multipurpose room for meetings and administrative sessions.
  • Reservations can be made up to two weeks in advance.
  • Reserved rooms must be claimed within the first 15 minutes of the reservation.
  • Rooms are available Monday-Friday during Library opening hours but not available on weekends, holidays, or during periods when the Library is closed.

Research Support

  • Ask Us for assistance with your research by contacting a librarian in person, by phone, by e-mail or chat.
  • Research appointments with a librarian for in-depth help with your research paper or assignment.
  • Research Workshops for workshops on how to learn about using the library resources. Electronic resources the scholarly research process, citation styles, plagiarism, and other topics.
  • Research guides provide you with targeted information on a specific topic or tool to help you in your research.
  • Cite your sources for how to cite your references properly.

Suggest a Purchase

  • Provide suggestions for the purchase of resources that would improve our collection.


  • To activate or recharge your account, ask for the Retail Cash Officer at the Registrar Office.
  • The minimal activation or recharge fee is 5,000LL.


  • Exhibitions for exhibiting your artwork (paintings, photos, etc.) in the Library.
  • Film, Photography and Recording for organizing your session with the Library to make use of the premises to film, photograph or record.
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