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The Library of China University of Petroleum (Beijing) is located in Changping, Beijing. It is adjacent to the majestic Mang Mountain and the beautiful Ming Tombs Reservoir. The library is divided into the main library and a branch library. The main library was built in 1994, with a total of 6 floors, with a construction area of 14,994 square meters, including Chinese and foreign document libraries, periodical reading rooms, dense book libraries, and self-study reading rooms; the library branch was built in 2015, with a construction area of 3,000 square meters, including self-study The reading room and periodical newspaper reading room implement the service mode of "integration of collection, borrowing and reading" and self-service borrowing and returning. The library is open all day, seven days a week, with an opening time of 15.5 hours, and the Ministry of Education's Science and Technology Novelty Search Workstation and Intellectual Property Information Service Center of our school.

The idea of our library is: establish rules and regulations, implement scientific and democratic management; put people first, carry out several high-quality services; enrich the collection to support the needs of teaching and research; petroleum characteristics, highlight the advantages of the foundation of the library; network construction, keep up with the times The frontier of development; broaden the thinking, based on the school to serve the society; improve the quality, unite and be willing to contribute.


Institutional setting

The library currently has 51 employees. It has a collection and editing department, a literature lending department, a technology department, an information consulting department, a petroleum information research center (a science and technology search station of the Ministry of Education, an intellectual property information service center), a library affairs office and other business and administrative departments, as well as teacher library management Committee and Student Library Management Committee.


Literature resources

In the construction of literature resources, our library focuses on collecting complete petroleum professional literature resources based on fully satisfying the development of various disciplines of our school, forming a petroleum characteristic literature system. At the same time, for newly opened disciplines and majors, all kinds of required literature resources are supplemented in time, and a relatively complete literature system has been formed in which paper literature and electronic literature, and physical resources and virtual resources of the collection complement each other.

As of the end of 2019, our library has 1.277 million paper books, 3.37 million e-books, more than 700 Chinese and foreign paper periodicals, more than 80,000 back publications, 91 types of shared databases for ordering and co-construction, and self-built databases3 There are 33,000 kinds of electronic journals, forming a relatively complete document system in which paper documents and electronic documents, physical resources and virtual resources of the collection complement each other.


Service items

The library adopts the service mode of "integration of collection, borrowing and reading" and self-service loan and return. There are 1,417 reading seats in the main library and the reading room of the main building. It provides basic services such as self-service book borrowing and returning, periodical reading, new book display, e-book borrowing, self-study reading, online reservation renewal, collection resource inquiry, online book recommendation, original text delivery, interlibrary loan, and reader training, etc., comprehensive Information services and knowledge services such as scientific and technological novelty search, Dialog international online topic search, search and citation, school competitiveness analysis, discipline evaluation, discipline consultation, information research, petroleum intelligence analysis, patent analysis, reference consultation, etc. have been carried out.


The network environment

Our library has always paid attention to the construction of automation, networking, and digitalization. It has built an advanced library local area network environment and realized the modernization of service methods.


1. Office automation

Our library began to use the Huiwen automated management system in February 2005 to make the business level of interview, cataloging, collection, circulation, periodicals, statistics, public online catalog inquiry (OPAC) more advanced. In August 2013, RFID technology self-service loan and return machines and 24-hour self-service book return machines were introduced, which provided great convenience for readers, extended the service time and space of the library, and greatly improved the utilization rate of books. . At the same time, a self-service text printing system is introduced to facilitate readers to print and copy data by themselves. In 2016, the seat management system was introduced to effectively alleviate the phenomenon of occupying and grabbing seats and improve the utilization rate of seats.


2. Networking of business environment

The library has built a local area network with advanced facilities and stable performance, using highly configured servers and switches, and other network equipment. The server is based on the RedHat Linux operating system, the database uses Oracle 11g, and there are dozens of terminals in the whole library. The CD-ROM server is based on the Windows NT platform and is connected to the campus network and the Internet so that every work of the library can be carried out under the network environment of Gigabit access to the campus backbone network and 100M to the desktop. There are up to 200 network nodes. In 2015, high-performance switches and network security equipment were replaced to further improve network access speed and network security.


Characteristic construction

1. Established the "China University of Petroleum (Beijing) Master and Doctoral Dissertation Full-text Database", which can be used to read the university's master and doctoral dissertations online.
2. Established the "China University of Petroleum (Beijing) Teaching Reference Book Database" and realized the full-text reading of online teaching reference books.
3. The "CNOOC Foreign Language Library" was built to collect teaching materials used by foreign universities.
4. The "China University of Petroleum (Beijing) Collection Digital Platform" has been built to digitize books with a high borrowing rate to make it easier for readers to read.
5. Collect complete petroleum professional literature resources, form a characteristic collection, and strive to build a petroleum literature information center.
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