HUB Libraries: Campus LibraryParnas Dilbeek- 130 m²- 1,75 FTE – 2 capita- 39 seats- 165m on open shelf- 6.015 records in Libisnet catalogue- collections: Orthopedagogy – Teacher Training (physical education)- 39h/week open
HUB Libraries: Central Library• Merger of 3 HUB Libraries in 2010 + 1 in 2011 (= integration of 4 former HUB Libraries)• December 2009: purchase T’Serclaes building• Library in Block C open in September 2010 - 2.832 m² - 8 floors - 11,70 FTE – 14 capita - 257 seats - 5.692m on open shelf - 140.616 records in Libisnet catalogue - 68.205 loans in 2010 - 500 incoming ILL-requests / 500 outgoing ILL-requests in 2010 - 44h/week open
The Central Library offers a collection to support education and research on this campus andincludes:General handbooks, specialised monographs and loose-leaf subscriptions about:- Business & Economics, Tax, Social Work;- Law, Health care and prevention;- Communication studies, History;- Teacher Training;- Linguistics, Literature, Translation and Interpretation studies and related disciplines.A wide range of reference works such as technical glossaries and dictionaries;Newsletters, various (international) magazines, scientific & trade journals;Statistics of (inter)national authorities and organisations;Reports of Belgian and international organisations;A selection of the defended master theses of the degree programmes in Heatlh Care, CommercialSciences, Commercial Engineering, Environment Health & Safety Management, Law, Social Work,Teacher Training and Linguistics & Literature;Audiovisual materials;E-sources: Online Databases and multimedia applications.The library collection is displayed in open shelves on 8 floors and is thematically classified bysubject. You may browse it freely in the reading room. Items stored in the stack rooms must beapplied for at the central information desk.On the 1st floor there is a computer room with print, copy and scan facilities. Wireless internet isavailable.
Collections: (SN=Shelf Number, starts with…) Philosophy (SN=1 – not 159.9)8th floor Religion (SN=2)7th floor Literature (SN=82) Linguistics (SN=80)6th floor Translation and Interpreting (SN=8) Reference books (SN=R) Methodology (SN=303) Political & Social Sciences (SN=0, 3, 31, 32 – not 327.7)5th floor Arts and History (SN=7 and 9)4th floor Law (SN=B34 and 34) Health care (SN=600 to 616) Economics & Management Business and economics3th floor (SN=327.7,33,35,36,5,62,65,681.3) Social & Community Work (SN=364,374,379) Communication (SN=659) Psychology (SN=159.9) Education (SN=4) + Collection SLO2nd floor Youth Non Fiction (ZIZO) and Youth Fiction1st floor Computerroom and active workspaceMezzanine Central Information Desk Lockers – Lounge Cloakroom
International databases• Comtrade « United Nations Commodity Trade Statistics Database• DOAJ « Directory of Open Access Journals• EBSCO databanken « Academic Search | Business Source Premier | CINAHL Plus | CMMC | EconLit | MLA | ...• EconBiz « virtual library for economics and business studies• Elsevier ScienceDirect• Emerald Management Xtra 125 « 125 management journals + E-books Business & Management en Social Sciences + Business cases• Grand Robert de la langue française « le Grand Robert, version électronique• Ingentaconnect « multiple disciplines (select discipline of choice; restrict by subscriptions only)• LexisNexis « nieuws & media internationaal• LingBuzz « article archive & community space for Generative Linguistics• LLBA « Linguistics & Language Behavior Abstracts• NARCIS « National Academic Research and Collaborations Information System (Nederland)• Oxford Reference Online• RePEc « Research Papers in Economics: IDEAS | EconPapers• SpringerLink « e-journals | e-books• Web of Knowledge « Web of Science | Journal Citation Reports (Factsheets & Quick reference card)• Wiley Online Library
Working together...• Kaho: merger of schools of higher education• Association KULeuven (partner of the network: Aleph, Librisource)• Library organisations in Flanders: VOWB, Vlhora, Elektron, VVBAD (+consortia)• Brussels: Public Library, National Bank, FUSL, VUB, EhB