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The Wuhan University of Science and Technology Library was founded in 1958 and is one of the large university libraries in Hubei Province. There are two buildings in the main campus library and the library on the new Huangjiahu campus. The main campus library covers an area of 11,000 square meters, and the library on the new Huangjiahu campus covers an area of 44,000 square meters. There are also 16 branch libraries with a total building area of 6 More than ten thousand square meters. Wuhan University of Science and Technology is a comprehensive university that focuses on engineering and has coordinated development of science, economics, management, law, literature, and medicine.

The library of Wuhan University of science and technology, founded in 1958, is one of the large university libraries in Hubei Province. At present, there are two library buildings in the school headquarters library and Huangjiahu new campus library, with an area of 11000 square meters and a library area of 44000 square meters in the new Huangjiahu campus. There are also 16 branch libraries with a total area of more than 60000 square meters. Wuhan University of science and technology is a comprehensive university with engineering as its main subject and coordinated development of science, economics, management, law, literature, medicine and other disciplines.

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As the school's document information center, the library carries out the construction of collection resources according to the school's development and professional settings. Our library has planned and focused collection of domestic and foreign books and periodicals through multiple channels, focusing on the collection of materials, metallurgy, chemical engineering, machinery, electronics and information, architecture, environment, medicine, management and other scientific literature. Its collections include books and periodicals. , Dissertations, conference proceedings, standards, patents, product catalogs and various reference books; as of the end of 2017, the library has a total of 2,598,300 paper documents, purchased 76 Chinese and foreign language databases, 3.5564 million e-books, and 2,451 audio hour. In recent years, the library has attached great importance to the development of electronic resources. According to the needs of the school's teaching and research work, it has introduced various Chinese CDs, network databases, multimedia teaching courseware, VCD video materials, etc. in a planned and multi-channel manner.

As the document information center of the school, the library carries on the collection resources construction according to the school development and the specialty setting. Our library has collected domestic and foreign books and periodicals in a planned and focused way, focusing on materials, metallurgy, chemical industry, machinery, electronics and information, architecture, environment, medicine, management and other scientific literature. The types of literature in our library include books, periodicals, dissertations, proceedings, standards, patents, product catalogues and various reference books. As of the end of 2017, the library has collected paper a total of 2.5983 million copies of quality literature, 76 Chinese and foreign language databases, 3.5064 million e-books and 2451 hours of audio were purchased. In recent years, the library has attached great importance to the development of electronic resources. According to the needs of teaching and scientific research, the libra ry has introduced various Chinese CDs, network databases, multimedia teaching courseware, VCD video materials, etc.

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The library adheres to the tenet of "readers first, serving and educating people", and implements a year-round, open-shelf opening, which improves the utilization rate of books and literature resources. While providing readers with traditional services such as information consultation, literature retrieval, new book recommendation, etc., it has built 5 special databases, established the catalogue database of original foreign journals in our library and the network resource navigation system of key disciplines, and opened the network instant consultation system. It has realized networked services such as printed literature borrowing, electronic reading, information retrieval, document delivery, user training, answering and consulting.

The library adheres to the tenet of "readers first, service and education", carries out the whole year-round open shelf mode, and improves the utilization rate of books and literature resources. In addition to providing readers with traditional services such as information consultation , literature retrieval and new book recommendation, we have built five special databases, established our library's original foreign language periodical catalog database and network resource navigation system for key disciplines, opened the network instant consultation system, and realized the printed literature borrowing, electronic reading, information retrieval, document delivery, user training, answer and consultation Network services.


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Since the beginning of the library automation work in the early 1990s, it has laid a solid foundation in both the hardware environment and the use of software. A local area network with a backbone rate of 100M bandwidth has been established, and a gigabit bandwidth connection with the campus network has been established. The completed Oracle and NT technology-based Database Server, Windows2000 advance server, Web server, FTP Server and other platforms have been implemented. Automation of library business management and office automation, and electronic resource sharing on the Internet.

Since the beginning of 1990s, library automation has laid a solid foundation in hardware environment and software application. The library local area network (LAN) with a backbone rate of 100 m bandwidth is established, and the Gigabit bandwidth connection with the campus network is realized . The established platforms such as database server, Windows2000 advance server, web server, FTP server based on Oracle and NT technology have realized the automation of library business management and office automation as well as the sharing of electronic resources on the Internet.

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The library began to realize computer management in 1994, and the domestic leading-level document information management system Libsys (Nanjing Huiwen) was introduced to cover the main business work of the library. The acquisition, cataloging, collection, circulation, and reading of Chinese and foreign books have achieved network management. The management of borrowing, returning, and lending cards has been managed by computers. The "Library Information Query System" allows readers to quickly and easily access the Internet. Accurate and convenient retrieval of library information and dynamic information of readers' borrowing situation, and new services such as "online reservation", "online renewal", "online subscription and recommendation" are also provided. With the development of computer networks and information technology and the school’s increasing investment in various library funds year by year, the library is gradually evolving in the direction of electronic, network, and digitization. Service methods and document information management are changing from traditional and passive , The manual shift to modern, active, automated, and networked methods, the level of readers' literature information services continues to improve, and the role of the literature information center is increasingly strengthened. Our library has built a library homepage, which delivers the rich literature information in the library's various services to every corner of the school through the campus network, and provides 24/7 services. In addition, the electronic reading room built by the library has an advanced CD-ROM network system that can support simultaneous access by multiple users on the campus network; provide readers with important CD-ROM databases at home and abroad, network database retrieval; learn and use various multimedia courseware, etc. In order to increase the utilization rate of the CD-ROM database and provide more convenience for readers, our library has uploaded some frequently used Chinese and English CD-ROM databases and CD-ROMs with books to the library homepage. Teachers and students can use the campus network in the office and laboratory. , Dormitory, home inquiries and use at any time.

The library began to realize computer management in 1994. Libsys (Nanjing Huiwen), a leading domestic document information management system, covers the main business of the library. The network management has been realized in the acquisition, cataloging, storage, circulation and reading of Chinese and foreign books. The management of borrowing, returning and borrowing card has been managed by computer. The library information inquiry system can provide readers with quick, accurate and convenient retrieval of the information of the library collection and the dynamic information of the readers' borrowing situation from the Internet, and also provides "online booking" and "online booking" New services such as renewal, online subscription and recommendation. With the development of computer network and information technology and the increase of the school's investment in the library, the library is gradually developing towards the direction of electronization, networking and digitization. The service mode and document information management are changing from traditional, passive and manual to modern, active, automatic and network mode. The service level of readers' literature information is constantly improved The role of the document information center is increasingly strengthened. Our library has built a home page of the library, which can deliver the rich literature information of the library services to every corner of the school with the help of campus network, and carry out 24-hour service. In addition, the advanced CD-ROM network system of the E-reading room built by the library can support multi-user access on campus network at the same time, provide readers with important CD-ROM Database at home and abroad, network database retrieval, study and use various multimedia courseware, etc. In order to improve the utilization rate of CD-ROM Database and provide more convenience for readers, our library has uploaded some high-frequency Chinese and English CD-ROM datab ases and CD-ROM with books to the library's home page. Teachers and students can query and use them at any time in the office, laboratory, dormitory and home through the campus network.


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