USP Labasa Campus

Labasa Campus



With increasing emphasis on students learning, the library is a focal point for student activities. The library supports study and research at USP-Labasa campus and provides an excellent information services, resources and facilities for students and staffs to facilitate their learning and research. The collection, service delivery, technology and other activities are regularly evaluated in order to meet the challenges of a changing technology in the global society.

The main library is based at USP Labasa campus, with an are of 119 square meters, seats 35 readers and currently houses approximately 5,500 volumes. Of significance is the Pacific collection, a valuable collection of materials on the Pacific Islands, prescribed text, general collection, reference materials supplementary reading, serials and audio.

The goals and objectives of the library are achieved through providing excellent library and information service, resources and facilities for students and staffs to facilitate their learning. The Athena library system was introduced to Labasa campus and Savusavu center in 2006 and it provides a strong base of easy searching, fast cataloguing, streamlined circulation and inventory. Library users are trained during orientation on how to access electronic search and other library resources and databases. 

The librarian conducts its literacy programs regularly to all students and are specifically shown the formal library arrangement especially how the Dewey Decimal classification system works

 

General Information

Library Staff

Mukesh Chand                                       

Library Officer                                          

8889206                                                  

mukesh.chand@usp.ac.fj                          

 

Opening Hours

Monday - Friday: 8am - 5pm

Saturday: 9am - 2pm

Sunday & Public Holidays: Close

Book Loan

PACIFIC COLLECTION :

1 night

GENERAL :

2 books for 2 weeks

CDs & DVDs :

View in the Library

RESERVE COLLECTION :

1 hr

Other Services

  • Inter Library Loan
  • Photocopying / Printing / Scanning

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USP Labasa Campus
The University of the South Pacific

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