Location : Sante Medical College has three Libraries. These are:-
The Library Working Hours
Santé Medical College’s Libraries opening hours’ arrangement was based on the requirements of the Academic year. The opening hour in local time is: –
Monday to Saturday: 2:00 in the morning up to 3:00 in the evening
Sunday: 2:00 in the morning up to 12:00 eveningThe Libraries are closed on public holidays
Maximum Borrowing Day
Post Graduate Students
Fulltime Academic Staff
Only spot reading
-Other Fines is for lost library books, users have to pay 200% of the current book price plus handling and delivery charges of birr 200.00 and applicable overdue charges. However, the payment will be effected within a minimum of 15 days after the book is reported lost . Where the price of the lost item is not available , publisher’s or conventionally accepted average price will be applied, Similarly, for loss of library pockets (borrowing tickets ) users have to pay birr 30 .00 per pocket
One of the main reasons most libraries provide access to the Internet is to give their users access to another information resource. Therefore the college library offer internet service through WiFi only for educational purpose .
Collection search through online catalog is not yet established. But for the moment all print collections are available on excel and therefore can be searched using find key whereas e-resources are available on server and uploaded on all desk top computers found at Main and Graduate Library .
Collection / Resources
The Collection focuses on medical subject that contains books, documents, periodicals and pamphlets. The collection also has
Classical aterials for Library users to have wider knowledge out of their specialties.
An electronic resource is a resource which requires computer access or any electronic product that delivers a collection of data, be it referring databases , e-books , electronic journals, and other multi-media products .These may be delivered on CD ROM, on tape, via Internet and so on. The Library has e-books available on server and uploaded on desk top computers found at Main and Graduate Libraries.
A Library is the backbone of any academic institution . It provides well-organized information resources , services and facilities for academic staff , students and researchers in support of the teaching -learning and research processes of an institution.If a library perform well , it is vital to establish standards as guideline for operating library activities using the required services and thus this policy document is intended to show the direction of acquiring and organizing rules and regulations that are necessary for proper utilization of available information resources in the library
Santé Medical College is well equipped with respect to training facilities, resources, academic staff and administrative personnel. We are confidently announcing that we are rendering different programs at both under- and postgraduate levels.