Preamble: The central library is one of the structures of the university. It is governed by the provisions of Decree No. 03-279 of August 23, 2003 laying down the missions and the particular rules of operation and organization of the university, especially Articles 25 and 31.
The central library includes 04 services
- The acquisition service
- The treatment service
- The bibliographic research service
- The orientation service.
receives teachers, doctoral students and students enrolled in master 2. They find research documents, journals. The research library has equipment for access to the Internet via wifi and offers the loan service of micro-laptops.
It includes more than 2500 CD ROMs that contain nearly 170,000 documents in various specialties. From the book, to the thesis to the different types of documents the user can choose the documents that interest him and can consult them on the spot through dedicated PCs for electronic reading.
With a computer park of 50 units and a wireless network that covers the entire library, this center includes two rooms connected to the Internet via a dedicated link. It offers lap top lending services indoors for users who do not have microcomputers.
It also gives access to a rich electronic documentary base through the academic library "fimaktabati" a service that offers more than 12000 titles of scientific and technical works with updates and additions of new works.
Orientation service (loans of documents, restitution, discharge, registration, card application)
from 08 to 12 and from 13h to 16h30
Bibliographic Research Service
Main Section (Science and Technology Documentation in Foreign Languages), Humanities and Social Sciences and Languages Section (Arabic Documentation)
08:00 to 12:00 and 13:00 to 16:30
CIRI (Internet browsing services, virtual library "fi maktabati": from 8 am to 12 pm and from 1 pm to 4 pm
08:00 to 12:00 and 13:00 to 16:30
Wi-Fi and free reading services: 08:00 to 16:30
The central library manages access to the National Online Documentation System (SNDL). It creates remote access accounts for end-of-course student communities and teachers not affiliated with laboratories.
TO ASK FOR AN SNDL ACCOUNT by email: firstname.lastname@example.org: quote your name, first name, specialty and year. Attach a digital copy of the re-registration registration certificate for M2 students, VETERENARY DOCTORS,
DOCTORAL TEACHERS AND TEACHERS NOT AFFILIATES TO THE LABORATORIES OF RACHERCHE.
The sndl guide
In 2017, the central library launched the online bibliographic assistance service. It is a service that accompanies students and teachers in their bibliographic research. Requests for bibliographic advice or research are made via email or the Central Library's social media account. This service allows applicants for advice or bibliographies to receive the necessary primary documents.
Request online bibliographic assistance, request advice and bibliographic expertise: email@example.com
Online Central Library Catalog:
To consult the background of the doctorate, magister and doctorate dissertations of the state and science of the university through the PNST www.pnst.cerist.dz
To have a complete copy via sndl pnst section or send your requests directly to the bibliographic search service via email: firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com or contact the information and relations office at the central library level.
The central library provides training for several categories of readers and users. These courses focus mainly on bibliographic research methodology, bibliographic citations, styles and standards, information retrieval techniques, SNDL training, bibliographic and documentary databases, scientific journals, predator editors , predatory journals, the categorization of scientific journals of national and international academic institutions. The categories concerned are mainly first-year students, master's, doctoral students and newly recruited teachers.
Some training courses:
-The central library participated in the various programs initiated by the central management of the university. Particular mention is made of the training of librarians of the main public reading libraries of several wilayas in the south and the highlands.
-The central library provided training as a pedagogical accompaniment for teachers recruited for 2016-2017, 2017-2018 and 2018-2019
-Training over a year for PhD students 2016-2017, 2017-2018 and 2018-2019 (in progress)
-Training students with difficulties accessing electronic resources.
-Standings on standardization
-Visits guides within the services of the library.
For further information on the training: firstname.lastname@example.org