COLLEGE LIBRARY SECTIONS
The CIRCULATION SECTION is located at the third floor of the St. Thomas Building. It is the section in the College Library where General Reading Materials are found. This section contains various sources of information supporting the college degree programs.
An area adjacent to the section -the FACULTY READING AREA is for the exclusive use of the faculty members. The faculty area is for purposes of research, reading and lesson planning.
Also found in this section is the AMERICAN SHELF which is a small-scale compendium of the American Studies core collection and updated information about the United States that includes pamphlets, brochures and other informative materials produced by the different US government agencies, pre-selected and downloaded by the Thomas Jefferson Information Center.
The REFERENCE SECTION is located at the fourth floor of the St. Thomas Building. Books in this section are for room use only. The reference collections include dictionaries, encyclopedias, yearbooks, handbooks, almanacs, biographical dictionaries, directories, atlases and the like.
Also located on the third floor is the FILIPINIANA SECTION. This section contains materials on the following categories:
· materials about the Philippines
· materials authored by Filipinos
· materials published in the Philippines
The PERIODICAL SECTION is housed at the fourth floor. This section provides collection of local and foreign serials and materials published with relative frequency such as magazines, newspapers and professional journals. Clippings and bound volumes of general and professional periodical literature are also available in this section.
The INTERNET/CD-ROM SECTION is housed at the third floor beside the Filipiniana Section. There are 20 units of Internet workstations available for students' use. CD-ROM databases for different areas can also be accessed in this section subject to the library's rules and regulations.
The ARCHIVES SECTION is located at the LIEM DE LAPAZ HALL near the entrance gate of the Colegio. It is the repository of the most relevant records and other manuscripts or printed materials accumulated by the Colegio since its foundation.
THESES SECTION is located at the 3rd floor of the Student Center Building. Collections include theses and feasibility studies of undergraduate students of the Colegio. Theses and feasibility studies are restricted to room use only.
GRADUATE SCHOOL LIBRARY
The Graduate School Library is located at the fourth floor of the St. Thomas Building. Five (5) areas comprise the library. These are Reference, Filipiniana, Circulation, Theses and Periodicals.
HIGH SCHOOL LIBRARY
The High School Library is located at the fourth floor of the St. Thomas Building. It consists of six (6) areas: Circulation, Reference, Reserved, Filipiniana, Faculty and Periodicals.
The Elementary Library is located at the second floor of the St. Thomas Building. It primarily serves the curricular and research needs of the elementary pupils, faculty members and the school community. The collections consist of Filipiniana, Reference, Faculty, Reserved, Circulation, Easy Books, Fiction and Audio/Video Books. It also provides a Kiddie Learning Area where educational toys and learning aids are located.