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The Library of the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine SGGW

1. Pełna nazwa biblioteki.
The Library of the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine

2. Opening hours.
Monday - Friday 9.00 – 18.00

3. Contact.
The Library of the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine
Warsaw University of Life Sciences
Building No 24
Nowoursynowska St 159
02-776 Warsaw

phone: (+48) 22 59 35 782
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4. Staff.
Manager: mgr Agnieszka Adamiec
Staff:        mgr Elżbieta Krauze
                lic. Agnieszka Wardaszko

5. History.
This faculty is the largest and oldest faculty of the veterinary science in Poland. In the interwar period and after World War II, since 1946, it was a part of the University of Warsaw. In 1952 it officially became, together with its library, a part of Warsaw University of Life Sciences, remaining in its location in Grochów district. The faculty library became a part of Warsaw University of Life Sciences library network as a unit directly supervised by the Main Library. In the years 1974-1975 some faculty units together with the library were moved to the new University facilities in Ursynów district, leaving only a library branch in Grochów location; the collections were finally integrated past the year 2000.

6. The faculty fields and specializations.
Veterinary science.

7. Collection size: 6525 volumes.

8. The library services: wifi access to the Internet, access to e-resources from the reading room workstations.

9. Collection arrangement:
The majority of the collections are arranged in open stacks. Books are ordered by subject divided into the areas reflecting the profile and features of the veterinary medicine studies. Journals are arranged alphabetically by title.
The collections from the storage rooms can be requested from the librarian on duty.

10. Circulation:

a.number of reading room seats and workstations: 56 seats, 5 workstations (1 OPAC computer only and 4 workstations with Internet access).
b. on-site access: anyone can access the library collections on-site.
c. loan permissions and regulations: the library collections can be borrowed by the staff, postgraduate students and retired staff of the faculty following the regulations specified in the Regulations on the Circulation of the Library Collections. Return dates for the items heavily used are specified by the librarian on duty. The staff may request the prolongation of the return date if no other person has requested the title.
d. fines and additional fees: following the Regulations on the Circulation of the Library Collections.