A Guide to DUET Central Library

Content

  1. How to get a Library Membership?
  2. Library Hour
  3. Online Resources
  4. How many books can be issued?
  5. How to get Books from the library?
  6. Late fee
  7. Photocopy Service
  8. Contract Address

How to get a Library Membership?

Students are required to collect the prescribed form from the academic branch for the library card and submit the application form attested by the teacher of their department and the head of the education branch and with one copy photograph (attested).

MSC students will be able to collect the form from the administrative branch on the first floor of the library. In the case of re-admission in the same class, a new card has to be issued.The teachers have to collect the prescribed form for a library card from the Teachers’ Book Issue Branch (3rd floor), fill it, and submit it there with a copy of the photograph signed by the head of the department.

Library Hour

  • Activities start: Sunday to Thursday from 9.00 AM to 5.00 PM.
  • Reading Hall: Sunday to Thursday from 9.00 AM to 9.00 PM (Exam time 10.00 PM).
  • Friday: 9.00 AM to 12.00 noon.
  • Saturday: From 4.00 PM to 9.00 PM (Exam time 10.00 PM).

Note: The library is closed for lunch and prayers from 1.30 PM to 2.30 PM.

Online Resources

Online resources of the library such as IEEEs can be accessed from any IP address within the duet. However, in order to enter the Research 4 Life Consortium, one has to collect the password from the 3rd floor of the library.

How many books can be issued?

First-year students will be able to issue 2 books, 2nd and 3rd-year students will be able to issue 3 books, 4th-year students will be able to issue 4 books and postgraduate students will be able to issue 3 books for a maximum of 15 days.

To issue the thesis paper requires the permission of the supervisor.

How to get Books from the library?

Books are being arranged according to the Dewey Decimal Classification 23rd edition. Please see the first summary of DDC 23rd edition:

  • 000 Computer science, information & general works
    • 000   Computer Science
    • 020   Library and information sciences
    • 050   Journals
  • 100 Philosophy & psychology
  • 200 Religion
  • 300 Social sciences
    • 310   Statistics
    • 330   Economics
    • 340   Law
  • 400 Language
    • 420   English Language
    • 490   Other Language
  • 500 Science
    • 510   Mathematics
    • 530   Physics
    • 540   Chemistry
  • 600 Technology
    • 610   Medical
    • 620   Mechanical
    • 621   EEE
    • 624   Civil
    • 670   Industrial and Production Engineering
    • 677   Textile
  • 700 Arts & recreation
    • 710   Landscape Architecture
    • 730   Architecture
  • 800 Literature
  • 900 History & geography

Late fee

A fine of 25 paisa per day for the first 15 days and 50 paisa per day after the prescribed time for each copy of the book has passed. The next year’s book is not issued until a year’s fine is paid.

Photocopy Service

Parts of the library books can be photocopied. Photocopies are made at the rate of 50 paisa per page. Photocopies can only be made during office hours.

 

Complied by Tania Sultana
Cataloguer
Dhaka University of Engineering & Technology, Gazipur
1st Edition 2020.


Contract Address


Address

Library Bhaban

Dhaka University of Engineering & Technology, Gazipur

Gazipur – 1707.

Phone

PABX: +88-02-49274034-53  Extn:1301
(Librarian in Charge)
PABX: +88-02-49274034-53 Extn:1305
(Deputy Librarian)

Email

rahmananisur1962@yehoo.com
awal.siddique@gmail.com
mnurunabi@yahoo.com
mustafaduet1973@yahoo.com
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