October 6, 2016
Welcome to Suna Kıraç Library!

Dear Students,
Welcome to Suna Kıraç Library!

Our Library is committed to providing fast and seamless access to information resources, services and facilities of the highest possible quality. The Main Library at the Rumeli Feneri Campus and its branch libraries with its 34 library staff including 23 librarians are ready to assist you with your educational and research programs in the new academic year. Looking forward to seeing you in the Library! We wish you a very successful academic year!
Enjoy reading

Five Not-to-Miss Highlights About Library


Library Facilities and Service Points

With its aim to support the education offered at the university, Suna Kıraç Library has a collection of approximately 500,000 items. It developed corresponding to the University’s educational programs. The major part of the library collection is shelved in open stacks according to the Library of Congress Classification System (LC) and distributed to the floors by subject. For more details…

There are two important Service Points located at the Entrance and the Basement Floor: Reserve and Information Desks

Reserve Desk: Located at the Entrance
Its materials include; course packs, textbooks and audio visual materials put on reserve by faculty members.

Information Desk: Located at the Basement Floor
Feel free to stop by the Information Desk on the Basement floor for reference assistance. The reference staff person who serves at the Library’s specialist in your subject area will be happy to consult with you about your specific requirements.

You can always ask for a reference librarian’s help when doing your research.



What Library privileges do I have?

Newcomer Students’ Library accounts are ready to use. Come on in and start using our resources.

KU Students (Undergraduate) can borrow:

  • 25 Books for 30 days with 1 renewal
  • 2 DVDs for 3 days without renewal
  • 1 laptop for 3 days with 1 renewal
  • 10 article requests at a time
  • 5 ILL book requests at a time
  • 1 iPad for 3 days without renewal

For more details…



Library Online Orientation can be accessed through lms.ku.edu.tr

The Suna Kıraç Library invites you to participate in its online orientation activity for newcomer students. It’s called the LIB101 Library Online Orientation, and you can find it at http://lms.ku.edu.tr.
The Orientation has six modules and quizzes. Most of which you can complete by the library website and given information designed to introduce you to the services and collections available to you as Koç University students.

Tip of the Day!
If you complete LIB101, you can gain 1 UNIV101 credit.



Easy Reader Collection and many other tools & materials to improve your English Language Skills

Suna Kıraç Library has a large collection of English as an Additional Language materials such as Easy Reader Books, AudioBooks, TOEFL Books, Grammar Books and many more…
Easy readers are books written for adults who are learning English as a foreign language.
In the Suna Kıraç Library, the Easy Reader collection is located on the First floor, East Wing, near the Group Study Rooms. The books are organized by reading level from 1 to 7.
Also you may find most recent TOEFL books at the Reserve Desk, others are shelved with Literature Collection at 1st Floor. Check the “PE” Section.

Did you know
that some easy reader books have a CD supplement
You can borrow them from the Reserve Desk



Ask a Librarian

This is the name of the online reference service from the Suna Kıraç Library that allows researchers to submit their reference questions to Library and receive expert research assistance.

There are 2 methods to use this service:

Instant Message (IM) Us
Write your question to get live online support.

E-mail Us To contact us via e-mail

For a complete list of our librarians with detailed contact information
Click Here



Contact Us
For more information please send email to askalibrarian@ku.edu.tr or call # 1317