Library spaces

 

University Campus Library

The University Campus Library is located in the Kaunas University of Technology, Building IX (Studentų st. 48). The library’s collection (about 40,000 copies) consists of publications of the former Civil Engineering and Architecture Library, as well as the library of Informatics and part of the library of the Faculty of Chemical Technology.

Visitors of the University Campus Library can use the library’s areas, reading rooms, borrow books for reading at home, reserve individual and group work rooms and the amphitheater. For visitors’ convenience a kitchen is available on the ground floor for visitors’ convenience.

There are 422 workplaces including 12 computer workplaces; 11 group work rooms, 4 individual work rooms, and an amphitheater for events.

In the library visitors can have a consultation provided by subject librarians of Civil Engineering and Architecture faculty and Informatics faculty.

In Mathematics and Natural Sciences as well as Electrical and Electronics Engineering faculties consultations are provided by subject librarians of the Informatics faculty library (Studentų st. 50).

The library is accessible to users with special needs.

Visitors can get information about library resources, spaces and services at the Info desk also visitors can book group work rooms and borrow necessary equipment.

34 individual workspaces.

In the silent reading room users will find more than 4 000 books (research field (UDC) 6 – Technology) – books from the former Civil Engineering and Architecture library and books from Informatics library reading rooms.

Books are only for reading in the reading room. Visitors can print or copy books for the indicated price. More information (REGULATIONS).

In the reading room visitors can use self-service printing devices.

 

20 individual workplaces (including 5 computer workplaces).

In open stock more than 11 000 books (research fields (UDK) 0-9) – books from Civil Engineering and Architecture library as well as Informatics faculty and Chemical Technology libraries were included in this collection.

Users can borrow these books for reading at home. There is a possibility to borrow the books by using self-service devices, located on the ground floor next to the Info desk and at the entrance to the library from the faculty lobby or contact a librarian.

There may be more copies of the books on loan in the library’s stock. Users can search and order them in Library Catalogue or KTU Virtual Library.

12 leisure places.

In open stock – more than 6 000 books – (research fields (UDK) 0-5, 7-9) – books from reading rooms of Civil Engineering and Architecture library as well as Informatics faculty.

Books are only available for reading in the reading room. Users can scan, print or copy books using self-service devices located on the first floor next to the Info desk and next to M5 room (prices for printing, scanning and copying services).

KTU community members can reserve group work rooms and amphitheater free of charge.

Group workrooms are reserved for groups of at least 2 people for a maximum of 2 hours.

Users can check availability or make a reservation in the reservation system.

For members of the non-KTU community, premises are reserved according to set prices. Non-University community members wishing to reserve the premises of the University campus library (Studentų st. 48) can contact Rasa Dovidonytė, phone +370 (37) 300 666, e-mail: rasa.dovidonyte@ktu.lt

For more information, see the Procedures for the Use of Reserved Working Spaces and Equipment.

M1 Arch box

  • Places: 10.
  • Floor: 1st .
  • Area: 32,92 m².
  • The room has a video screen.
  • Windows facing Studentų street (east).

M2 Volt Box

  • Places: 10.
  • Floor: 1
  • Area: 32,60 m2.
  • The room is equipped with a video screen and a whiteboard.
  • Windows facing Studentų street (east).

M3, M3.1, M3.2 Calc Box

  • Places: 28. Room M3 is separated from M3.1 and M3.2 by acoustic curtains, which, when drawn back, can be transformed into a single common space with 28 workplaces. (M3 – 10 work places, M3.1 – 8 work places, M3.2 – 10 work places).
  • Floor: 1st.
  • Area: 63,61 m².
  • Rooms M3 and M3.2 have video screens, M3.1 has a whiteboard.
  • Windows facing the courtyard (west).

M6, M6.1 Human box

  • Places: 12. Room M6 has a low table, a sofa and 6 armchairs. The room is separated from M6.1 by acoustic curtains, which, when drawn back, can be transformed into a single shared space for 12 people (M6 – 6 seating places, M6.1 – 6 workplaces).
  • Floor: 2nd.
  • Area: 45,82 m².
  • Room M6.1 has a video screen and a whiteboard.
  • Windows facing the courtyard (west).

M7, M7.1 Elements box

  • Places: 20. Room M7 is separated from M7.1 by acoustic curtains, which, when drawn back, can be transformed into a single space with a total of 20 workplaces (12 workplaces in M7, 8 workplaces in M7.1).
  • Floor: 2nd.
  • Area: 63,08 m2.
  • 2 video screens, 2 whiteboards.
  • Windows facing the courtyard (west).

M8 ECIU university space

  • Places: 32. The room can be divided into 3 distinct zones using acoustic curtains.
  • Floor: 2nd.
  • Area: 163,2 m².
  • 2 video screens, 3 whiteboards.
  • Windows facing Studentų street (west).

M9, M9.1 Engine box

  • Places: 50. The room is located under the amphitheater. The room can be divided into two spaces with separate entrances divided by acoustic curtains if required.
  • Floor: 2nd.
  • Area: 47,42 m².
  • 2 video screens and a whiteboard.
  • The room has no windows. Natural light comes in through glass doors from the common library area.

M10 Amphitheater

  • Places: 50. Open space for events: conferences, seminars, book presentations etc.
  • Floor: 2nd.
  • Area: 85,01 m².
  • The amphitheater is equipped with a projector, a drop-down screen, 2 microphones and sound equipment.
  • Windows facing Studentų street (east) and the courtyard (west). Automatically operated curtains can be drawn on the windows on the east side.

P1, P2, P3, P4 Private rooms

  • Places: 2. The rooms are located under the amphitheater and are designed for individual work or group work for 2 people.
  • Floor: 2nd.
  • Area: P1 – 3,26 m²; P2 – 3,23 m²; P3 – 3,19 m²; P4 – 3,75 m².
  • The rooms are separated by frameless tempered-glass partitions with good sound insulation.

The room is located on the 1st floor next to the M5 group work room. Here visitors can find multifunctional device for copying, scanning, and printing. Another copying device is next to the Info desk.

Users can print the document they need using any of the library’s computers.

Service fees:

  • Photocopying with self-service photocopiers and printing from the Library’s computers are charged 0.04 EUR per page.
  • Photocopying with self-service photocopiers and printing in color from the Library’s computers are charged 0.29 EUR per page.
  • Scanning of documents is charged 0.02 EUR per page.
  • The price for A3 format page is double.
  • Instructions for using the self-service copying, printing and scanning system.

Kitchen is located on the ground floor next to the M2 Volt Box group workroom. The kitchen is equipped with basic appliances such as a fridge, 2 microwaves, a dishwasher and electric kettle as well as crockery and cutlery.