Information Retrieval Service
Photocopy in the Library
Book Return Box
Multi Media Resources
There are wide variety of Multi Media Resources available for use on the second floor in Taoyuan library and the third floor in Taipei library. A mini theater in Taoyuan library is available for small groups of 6-10 people.
Moreover, the Audio-visual Room in Taipei library is available for groups up to 20 people. The maximum time for using the theater and audio-visual room is 2 hours. No semester-long or standing weekly reservations can be made.
Recommendations for New Library Materials
Users can recommend library materials in any of three ways:
Recommendation forms filled out at the service desk
Online Recommendation at the Purchase Request .This is a web-based system and users can fill in information like title, author, publisher, and publishing year to recommend new materials.
Recommend materials through departments or service units
Library Introduction Workshops
Interlibrary Loan Service
The Ming Chuan Library is a member of the “InterLibrary Cooperation Association” If desired material is not available in the MCU Library, borrowers may go to the URL http://ndds.stpi.gov.tw to apply for a user account. Through this account, the user may apply for copies for use and books for loan. Users can keep track to assure whether materials they desired have arrived or not through e-mail.
Ming Chuan is also a member of a 5-library cooperation in the Shihlin area, called Pa Chih Lieh Cooperation library, using a special id to borrow materials from Chinese Culture, Soo Chow, Yang Ming or Shih Chien University Libraries. Apply for the special id at the library service desk.
From June 2001, the MCU and National Taiwan University Libraries have a special arrangement, with 20 inter-library materials borrower passes available at each university. Apply for a borrower pass at the library service desk.