At INSPiRE Library, we offer all members of TDTU Community a wide variety of pleasant, accessible and welcoming environments to effectively accommodate studying and researching activities.
With extensive resources and services, convenient facilities and spaces, we do believe that INSPiRE Library plays an important role as a vibrant academic hub for the campus community. Connecting to our staff and using the information resources we provide will enrich your learning and researching experience.
We invite you to explore the library website or contact us for further information!
Once again, welcome to INSPiRE Library !
Video guides to INSPiRE Library:
- TDTU Student ID cards, Faculty/Staff ID cards function as Library cards.
- To apply for a library card, please contact at:
Department of Student Affairs,
Room A0003, Tan Phong Campus;
Tel: (028) 37 755 054; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Department of Graduate Studies (DEGRAS),
Room A0305, Tan Phong Campus;
Tel: (028) 37 755 059; Email: email@example.com
Lecturers and Staff:
Building G, Tan Phong Campus;
Tel: (028) 37 755 057; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Library Website is integrated into University Student/Lecturer Information Portal.
This means students, lecturers or staff may use the same account to sign in all those three portals.
- To request an account, please contact at:
Student Services Office,
Room E0001, Tan Phong Campus;
Tel: (028) 2247.7215; Email: email@example.com
- Circulation Services provides library users circulating and non-circulating materials and deals with other tasks to ensure that users can access those library resources easily and effectively.
- Functions include check-outs, check-ins, renewals and requests of materials
This service enables library users to borrow materials that are not own or available at TDTU INSPiRE Library from other affiliate libraries and universities.
Material Acquisition Request
- Library users are welcome to make suggestions for materials
- This service aims to fulfill the needs of learning, teaching and researching activities.
- Find out how to make a recommendation below
We deliver facilities and services to the campus community in order to promote the development of learning, teaching and researching activities and cultivate lifelong learning:
- Course Reserves (Course Materials)/ Course Reading (Course Materials);
- Liaison Librarians;
- Learning Advisor;
- Subject Guides;
- Research Support;
- Distribution Services.
Reference and Information Services
These services support library users as they seek access to information in all formats and provide in-person support in locating, using available services and facilities effectively.
Reference and Information Services include:
- Ask a librarian;
- Searching support;
- Supplying Information Service
Information Literacy Program
This program was designed to equip library users with comprehensive understanding of TDTU Library, making sure that users have ability to use the library and use it effectively. Information literacy means developing ability of searching, locating information resources, knowing how to cite, make catalogs and manage reference materials efficiently.
New book displays
New books display shows the most recently acquired printed books and current print subscription newspapers and journals.
Print materials comprise vast collections of print books, theses and dissertations, journals, periodicals, maps, etc.
Print materials are located on:
- Ground Floor: Newspapers, Magazines
- 1st Floor: Reference Collection, Journals and Periodicals, New Book Display, TDTU Research Outcomes, Vietnamese History;
- 2nd Floor: Language Learning Collection;
- 3th Floor: Vietnamese Collection, Foreign Language Collection;
- 4th Floor: Course books, Theses and Dissertations, TDTU Research Outputs
- 5th Floor: Geography, Atlases, Maps;
- 6th Floor: Restricted Collection.
This type of collection comprises TDTU-owned intellectual properties in formats of textbooks, theses and dissertations, conference proceedings, research outcomes, etc.
Digital materials can be found on TDTU Library's website.
Electronic materials comprise both purchase-to-access resources and free access resources.
TDTU INSPiRE Library is connected to the e-resources sharing network of many major universities and institutions at a regional and international level.
Electronic materials can be found on the Library's website.
INSPiRE Library offers a full range of audio-visual materials which include print, CDs/DVDs and other multimedia forms.
Audio-visual materials can be found at/in:
- Library Website: Digital and E-materials
- 2nd Floor: CDs/DVDs for foreign language learning, films and streaming video collections
- 4th Floor: Drawings in Theses Collection
- 5th Floor: Geographic drawings (Maps, Atlases, etc.)
Course Materials are a collection which is built through syllabus, lecturer's requests for every particular course.
Course material print collection is located on the 4th Floor, which is exceptionally categorized on our searching system.
TDTU Research Outcomes
TDTU Research Outcomes are a collection of outcome data including a wide range of information on publications, staff career development, public engagement, conferences/workshops/symposia, intellectual property, new models/prototypes/tools, and so on.
There are a wide range of spaces and facilities to explore with INSPiRE Library.
We offer many different environments to support learning and researching activities that eligible users can find their perfect environments.
Due to overnight study demands, Moonlighting Area is intended for self-study after regular building hours.Read more
Personal belongings should be left in Locker Area.Read more
The TDTU Museum
The museum is designated for displaying contents relate to TDTU significant milestones.Read more
This station is available 24/7 for returning items.Read more
Works, products from university faculties and departments will be displayed here.Read more
Print newspapers can be found in this area.Read more
Fast foods and soft drinks will be served during the building’s opening hours.Read more
Quick Access enables library users to easily consult library resources.Read more
Library announcements will be posted here.Read more
Services Desk serves as a central information and reference point in the Library.Read more
Users might consult reference materials here.Read more
There are 224 periodical titles in various fields of research available.Read more
New Book Displays
New editions to library collections can be found here.Read more
This area is equipped with 40 PCs for consulting information and practice MOS skills.Read more
This area is designated for displaying campus community’s special collection.Read more
At self-check station, users can check out materials or view item details.Read more
Self-service printers/photocopiers are available in this station.Read more
Lost & Found
Lost & found stuff will be placed at this cabinet.Read more
Provides users with assistance to use multimedia resources, language collection, and more.Read more
This resource is for watching videos, learning languages, listening to music and so on.Read more
Language Learning Collection
This collection is designated to meet the needs of the language learners.Read more
Group Study Room
Those rooms are for group study during regular library opening hours.Read more
Those video rooms are for learning and entertainment purposes.Read more
There are 62 PCs with Internet connection and headphones.Read more
There are more than 22,000 titles available for learning, teaching and researching.Read more
Foreign Language Collection
This collection comprises 15,000 materials in foreign languages for academic use.Read more
Presentation Practice Room
There are 09 bookable Presentation Practice Rooms on 3rd and 5th Floor.Read more
This area is equipped with 38 PCs for consulting information and practice software.Read more
Course Material Collection
This collection comprises course materials and course reverses.Read more
Library users can find campus theses and dissertations in this collection.Read more
Individual Study Room
There are 08 individual study rooms available for learning and researching use on 4th Floor.Read more
This area is equipped with 36 PCs for consulting information and practice software.Read more
Self-service printing, photocopying, and scanning are provided at Print Station.Read more
Presentation Practice Room
These rooms are equipped with a range of facilities for practice presentations.Read more
Group Study Area
This area is for students, faculty, and staff groups of 2 or more without reservations.Read more
The collection contains works on all aspects of physical geography.Read more
Including maps to serve the research needs of geography, world and Vietnam history.Read more
Conference rooms are available for seminars, workshops and other academic use.Read more
Creative Media Zone
Creative Media Zone serves a comprehensive spaces and equipment as a professional studio.Read more
The cafeteria offers a range of products from soft drink to fast foods.Read more