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Basement Floor Ground Floor
1st Floor 2nd Floor


Group Study Booths

The Group Study Booths are suitable for in-person, interactive, small group projects or meetings. Group members who gather around four-person booths can collaborate on a large 42" plasma screen which all group members can watch. The Study Booths in Suna Kıraç Library are available on a first-come first-served basis so do not require a reservation in advance. Reasonable low-level talking may be permitted at the booths but please respect the others in the learning environment. If you need help with the equipment, or to report a problem, please send an email to askalibrarian@ku.edu.tr

Equipment: LG 42" LED HDTV, Wireless Headphone (Available on Reserve Desk)
Location: Suna Kıraç Library, Second Floor

24-Hour Study Hals

One 24-Hour Study Hall is available in the Library. This room is open 7 days/ 24 hours. It is equipped with 8 computers and 2 printers.

All users can also access wireless network in this hall.

DVD Viewing Rooms

The Library has four separate rooms on the First Floor (Room 126, Room 109) and on the Second Floor (Room 206, Room 219) for group viewings of DVDs. Room keys and remote controls are available at the Reserve desk. ID card must be shown to the librarian at the desk.

A TV/VCR combo set is also available at the study carrels located on the Basement Floor where the Video Collection is.

Reading Hall (Atrium)

The users may find all current print journals, daily newspapers in this Hall.

The current issues can be checked out for overnight or weekends by faculty or staff. Their old issues are bound and placed on the shelves according to their subject areas.

SKL provides a number of Turkish and foreign newspapers. These newspapers can only be read in this Hall.

Computers and a printer are made available for users. This area is covered by wireless internet network.

Photocopy Machines

Two machines are available in the Library. They are located at the Basement Floor for self-service photocopying in the Library. They must be used in accordance with the provisions of copyright laws.

To take photocopy, users should use thier PlayCard. The cards should be activated before the first use. The Activation can be done at Copyland which is located at the Student Center. Only for the first usage, students should enter their T.C. identity numbers and KU mail passwords to be able to use the machines. The studenst who don't have a PlayCard can still buy a copycard from Copyland. The card deposit is 5 TL.

For conservation reasons, photocopies cannot be taken from rare materials, damaged or fragile books, as well as very lage or heavy volumes.

Self-Check Out Machines

The Library has 2 self-check machines through which the users can check-in/ out their books.

To check-out books, the users must have their PlayCard (University ID Card). The card is not needed for check-in.

Rare Book Room

Books categorized as rare books are those stored in the Nesteren and Fuat Bayramoglu Collection Room on the First Floor.

These books can only be used by appointment. An appointment can be set by an e-mail to libcirculation@ku.edu.tr.

All users of rare books are required to read and agree with the policy of Rare Book Collection.

Team Study Rooms

15 Team Study Rooms are available in the Library. 5 of them are on the First Floor, and the rest are on the Second Floor. Rooms must be used by goup of students. Advance room reservation is required and can be done at "Room Booking" page.

User must show their ID cards to the librarian at the Reserve Desk to get a key for the Room. The group is responsible for keeping room tidy and clean. The late return of the room key will lead to a fine of 2.5TL per hour.