DEPARTMENT of LIBRARY and DOCUMENTATION

Our Library

Our Library

Short History

IMU, founded pursuant to 6005 numbered law published in 21 July 2010 dated Official Newspaper. Within the framework of this organization, IMU library was founded when Hüsnü Demirbaş assigned as Head of Library and Documentation Department.

IMU Library had its firts building from Maltepe İmamet, Hitabet ve İlmi Araştırmalar Foundation, on the 5th floor and had its first book when Dualar ve Aminler by Ümit Meriç was recorded to the database.

When 2014-2015 education year started, the headquarters of IMU library was moved to Üsküdar, Ünalan district. The official opening took place on 14 February 2014 and titled as North Campus Library. IMU Library was moved again from Üsküdar Ünalan district to Kadıköy Dumlupınar district on 17 September 2015. This library is called South Campus Library and is located in South Campus C Block 1st floor. The library was expanded on February, 2016 by adding 100 square meter area from C Block ground floor. It has 200 people seating capacity.

Contributors

NAME SURNAME

TITLE

STARTING DATE OF EMPLOYMENT

FINISHING DAY OF EMPLOYMENT

CURRENT SITUATION

Hüsnü Demirbaş

Head of Dep.

26.07.2011

01.08.2014

Retired

Nadir Çomak

Head of Dep.

24.10.2014

10.07.2015

Assigned to

another Head

of Dep.

Necip Fazıl Mendeş

Head of Dep.

08.07.2015

--

Still holds the

title

Şakir Selvi

Unit Head

08.05.2015

30.05.2016

Menduh Dinç

Unit Head

03.09.2012

--

Yasin Odabaşıoğlu

Chief

16.08.2012

25.09.2014

Ülkü Sevil Kayıtmazbatır

Librarian

12.01.2015

14.02.2016

Ozan Yıldırım

Librarian

27.08.2012

13.10.2015

Neslihan Karataş

Computer Operator

09.05.2016

--

İlknur Aydınöz

Librarian

25.07.2013

04.04.2016

Zehra Kartal

Librarian

25.07.2013

--

Still holds the

title

Berra Okudan

Officer

09.10.2014

--

Still holds the

title

Sezgin Lezgi

Computer Operator

18.01.2016

--

Still holds the

title

Zehra Savan

Translator

--

--

Still holds the

title

Objectives

Meeting the needs of academic staff, administrative staff, students and outside users with technological infrastructure and suitable environment by taking current technological developments into consideration.

Aims

Making IMU library an information center by enabling easy and fast access to information.

Meeting the need for information right away if it is available in IMU Library, if it is not available in IMU Library, providing the said information via systems of KİTS-ILL (Kütüphanelerarası İşbirliği Takip Sistemi – Kütüphanelerarası Ödünç Verme - InterLibrary Lending) or TÜBESS (Türkiye Belge Sağlama Sistemi) within three days.

Equipping IMU Library with suitable furniture and automation structure alongside with proper ventilation, proper heat and light and providing a peaceful environment where users can easily research or study lessons.