"The library is the temple of learning, and learning has liberated more people than all the wars in history."

Carl Thomas, Rowan

Vision

As a center of intense intellectual inquiry of the institution, the library envisioned to be a dynamic source of reliable information through excellent library services and resources.

Mission

The St. Therese-MTC Colleges library commits to provide relevant up-to-date and sufficient print, non-print and digital resources to support the total educational programs of the institution and make availabe the state of the art facilities that enable individuals to be well-rounded and globally competitive in the field of their specialization.

Goals

  • To serve the Institution as well as the community as a dynamic learning resource center.
  • To provide assistance to user in the proper use and maximum utilization of library facilities and resources.
  • To administer and prepare organized collection to bridge communication of ideas of library users.
  • To continuously update library collection in consanance with the study on various issues in different field of knowledge.
  • To establish an efficient information retrieval system through library automation.
  • To develop linkages through library consortium and inter-library loan.
  • To maintain the library development program through the acquisition of adequate copies of print, non-print and digital resources.

Objectives

The library aims to maintain adequate library facilities and resources. This can be achieved by the Director of Libraries/Library Head through:

  • Effieciend library management and administration
  • Dynamic Collection Development Program
  • Maximum utilization of library facilities and resources
  • Quality services
  • Proficient staff development
  • Adequate library financial support
  • Maintenance and acquisition of appropriate library facilities and equipment
  • Security and control of library facilities and resources.

Library Service Hour

Monday to Friday
7:00 A.M. - 6:00 P.M.
Saturday
7:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.
No Noon Break

Available Learning Resources


    Books
    Serials(Magazines and Journals)
    Vertical Files/Clippings
    Audio Visual Materials(CDs, DVDs, Transparencies)
    Electronic Resources
    Online Resources(Online Britannica, Infotrac, E-Books, Theses/Research Studies)

Services Offered


    Library Orientation
    New Book Display
    Bulletin Board Display/Announcements
    Borrowing/Returning of Books
    Automated library Monitoring System (Log-in/Log-out)
    Reference and Information Services
    Internet Services
    Online Public Access Catalog (OPAC)
    Photocopying Services
    WIFI Services
    Research Printing Services