The Profile of the Library of Guizhou Institute of Technology

Guizhou Institute of Technology is a full-time undergraduate technical college, established on April 18, 2013. The institute is required for applied technical talents to implement the strategy of industrial strong province and the strategy of urbanization driven by Guizhou Provincial Party Committee and government. The institute is located in the former Caijiaguan campus of Guizhou University. The library was built in 1986 with an area of 5,915 square meters. It has an E-reading room, a self-study area for readers, a reading room, a newspaper reading area and two seminar rooms and so on. There are 1062 reading seats. We will build a new library with an area of 47,000 square meters in the GuiAn campus.

The library has four management and service agencies: Office,   Information and Technology Department, Acquisition and Cataloging Department and Circulation Department. There are 24 librarians, including 1 senior titles, 4 vice-senior titles and 11 intermediate titles.

The library has 1,008,106 books in its collection, more than 350,000 kinds and 1,049 kinds of Chinese periodicals, 8,227 volumes.

The library has 1.49 million kinds of electronic books, 19 electronic resource databases, such as the foreign language databases:Elsevier Science Direct, Springer, EI, PQDT, ACS and Chinese databases: CNKI (standards, yearbooks and academic journals), Wan Fang Database (doctor and master's dissertations, periodicals, important conference papers), New Oriental English, software, engineering training database, etc. There are 8,327 kinds of electronic periodicals. The amount of local mirror data is 42TB. The library has kinds of literature including science, engineering, management and the humanities, covering geological resources and geological engineering, environment, mining, metallurgy, machinery, materials, urban planning and environmental design, management science and engineering, electrical automation, computer information technology, civil architecture, transportation, aerospace, chemical engineering, pharmaceutical engineering, etc.

The construction of library network has initially realized service networking, resource digitization and management automation. It has configured with the basic network equipment, the central computer room backbone bandwidth 1000 megabytes, desktop bandwidth 100 megabytes, Wi-Fi full coverage, and equipped with relatively perfect service facilities, such as a touch-screen newspaper reading machine, a LED display screen, ten bibliographic retrieval machines and RFID Book Self loan and return system, providing readers with dynamic information about the library in resources, services, management; The off-campus access system of digital resources has been introduced to authorize readers to use library electronic resources without IP and geographical restrictions. In addition, the library also has introduced the mobile library, Duxiu Knowledge Search Database, WeChat service and other document information service platform to achieve mobile reading services.

The library is currently open 98 hours a week. Open-shelf borrowing is adopted as the main service mode, taking reader service as the basic principle, taking reader demand as the starting point of all work, providing equal service to readers, embodying humanistic care in service and management, and providing high-quality, efficient and professional services to teachers and students. By means of standardized management, we will constantly improve infrastructure and network environment, strengthen the construction of library resources, pay attention to characteristics, and provide strong literature support and guarantee for teaching and scientific research. In addition, we will take full advantage of electronic literature resources and network book resources, carry out information resources co-construction and sharing, carry out the training seminars of literature propaganda and reader literature retrieval, guide students to make full use of the library. In the meant time, we organize reading promotion activities, such as "4.23 World Reading Day" and "Autumn Reading Season", striving to reading promotion, guiding teachers and students to improve reading quality and humanistic quality, providing a high level of intellectual support for the school teaching and scientific research work .

 

Deputy curator: Lin Wei

Address:  No. 1 Caiguan Road, Yunyan District, Guiyang

Zip code: 550003
Telephone:  0851 – 84734863

EMAIL:  tsg@git.edu.cn