Originally established in 1965, the new TUT Library was inaugurated in October 2002.
Spanning the basement floor to the 5th floor of the Library Information Building, the new TUT Library occupies a total floor area of 16,262 m2 to achieve centralized archival of various collections and resolves the issue of limited physical space in order to provide diverse, professional and optimized services.
Located in the Library and Information Building, from basement to the fifth floor, the Library is equipped with various facilities, capacious and comfortable space, and a rich collection. As a dynamic library, it provides multifunctiional reading services for students to faciliate their joy of reading and passion for learning.
As a service-driven unit of TUT, the Library and Information Center offers various services relating to computers and network resources by supporting TUT instructors in their lectures and research while assisting the university with the digitization of TUT’s various administrative affairs.
TAt present, the Library and Information Center is geared towards the functional construction of TUT’s information systems, stabilizing the operation of TUT’s networks, implementing information security management, functionalizing computer teaching equipment, building TUT’s course maps and constructing TUT’s digital history file.
In addition, in light of the growing prevalence of notebook PCs and smartphones, the demand for wireless internet access on campus has also grown significantly. And as such, the Center has included the construction of a wireless network as a key item of development and shall install relevant fundamental network equipment and expand the coverage of TUT’s wireless network so as to improve upon the campus’mobile information network.