Amazing QR Code
Welcome to MSA Library Catalog
Recently MSA library added a new service called QR Code, Now you can use Smart Library Catalog from any smart phone by reading the Library QR Code. To read QR Codes, you need a handheld device with a camera, web browser, and QR Code reader software (an app) from Google Play & App Store,
QR Code User Manual:
1- After downloading the QR Code reader application, scan the QR code for shelves or books at the library.
2- Follow the link you receive by QR Code reader to reach your result.
3- All results are automatically saved in QR Code reader History for quick retrieval.
When you visit the University Library you will find all the library shelves with the QR codes by linking these codes to the library's automated system, You can access all bibliographic data for books and periodicals and see the book cover directly and quickly.
We would like to welcome all the new and returning students to the Library of October University for Modern Sciences and Arts. We all wish you a happy and successful new academic year. Our staff will be glad to sincerely help you gain the maximum benefit through using the Library resources. Should any of you have an inquiry, problem or any sort of inconvenience when attempting to use any of the Library resources, feel free to contact any of the Library team for help and support, you will all witness incredible growth and development of the MSA University Library. This will be reflected in the opening of a new State-of-the-Art Library in fall 2014.
The book items are organized by subject using Classification Numbers. If you look up a book in our catalogue, you will be informed of its classification number (we use the Dewey Decimal scheme where every book has a 3-digit number that is usually followed by a decimal point and extension numbers to indicate its subject, Besides printed books and journals, the Library of MSA University subscribes to a growing number of electronic databases in which electronic versions of thousands of journals can be found.
The Library team will be glad to help you to identify and use the electronic resources that you need for your studies. Training sessions will be held regularly to train the students on how to use the databases effectively. Such training will be scheduled as a part of your studies. The Library of October University for Modern Sciences and Arts services all of the faculties. All the functions and services of the Library are fully computerized and they are available to all faculty members, students and staff via the university's network.
Two LE per book for each overdue working day during the first week after the return date stamped in the book.
Any book overdue for more than 4 weeks will be considered lost, In such a case, the user will be charged its cost plus 25% of the current price of the book (with a minimum of 20 LE) to cover the administrative overheads.
The previous overdue penalties will be added to the user's fees due at the end of the semester (if not paid before then).
To help ensure that no student will disadvantages others by keeping books for long periods before examinations, penalty fees will be doubled for four weeks before University examinations and during the examination period.
Penalties will also be doubled for the non-return of books that are recalled for the use of other readers.