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Wednesday, 04 September 2013 00:00

Multimedia Center

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About Multimedia Center

icon02 Location
     At the 3rd floor of the NCHU Library.

icon02 Collections
     Multimedia Center offers a large number and various collections of audio and visual materials include video tape, audio tape, CD, VCD and DVD. Aside from audio and visual materials, a variety of equipment is also available in Multimedia Center.

icon02 Services
     Multimedia Center offers 50 viewing booths (with single and double seat, every seat is equipped with a personal computer or a DVD / videocassette player), and group viewing room (5 students/staffs and above are qualified to applied). 

Majority of audiovisual media are available for checking out. Faculty could borrow up to 5 items for 7 days. Staff and students could borrow up to 2 items for 5 days. An overdue fine will be charged for the late return, and there is no renew and no reserve for all borrowed items. Some materials can be viewing on-site in Multimedia Center only. The users have to view or listen to the materials at the designated seats. (NCHU faculty, staff, students, exchange students are allowed to use, but not generally public.)

icon02 Opening Hours 

Regular Semester
Mon. ~ Fri.

Sat. ~ Sun.

National Holidays
8:00~21:30 10:00~18:00 Close
Summer/Winter Break
Mon. ~ Fri.

Sat. ~ Sun.

National Holidays
8:00~17:00 10:00~17:00 Close

icon02 Intimate Reminders

1. Food and drinks are not allowed here. 

2. Unauthorized download, copy, and display the personal item without public telecast rights are forbidden strictly.

3. Removing any items from the center without proper procedure is forbidden strictly.

icon02 Contact Us
     Visit: Information Desk at 3rd floor 

     Tel: (04)2284-0290-5 ext.315.

Wednesday, 04 September 2013 00:00

Interlibrary Loan

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Use interlibrary loan (ILL) to request materials not owned by NCHU library.
Quick Links
Nationwide Document Delivery Service (NDDS)   RAPIDILL@NCHU>

Document Delivery Service
1. Photocopies of Western Journal Articles: Apply 

2. Photocopies of Chinese or Japanese Journal Articles, Proceedings, Book chapters, Research papers, Theses and Book Loans: Apply NDDS

Please respect Intellectual Property Laws while requesting the services

1. Nationwide Document Delivery Service (NDDS)
Interlibrary loan is a service whereby a patron is able to borrow books or receive photocopies of periodicals, books, theses, and other documents from other participating libraries through prearranged agreements.

You can go into the NDDS to create your own account so that you can send the request yourself. It takes about one or two days to activate your account. You’ll receive an email notice when it is activated.

    RAPIDILL@NCHU is a service for requesting western journal articles that are not available at NCHU Libraries. (*available to NCHU staff and students only)

How do I request articles?
1. Please ensure that the article is not available at NCHU libraries by first checking the NCHU Library Catalogue.
2. Connect to  RAPIDILL@NCHU>, fill in the journal title in full (no abbreviations), publication year, volume number, page numbers, ISSN, etc.

Delivery Time
1. Most journal articles will be received within a 24 hour period on a normal business day. The actual time varies according to where the materials are located and how quickly that library or supplier responds to the request.
2. If the request cannot be fulfilled through
RAPIDILL@NCHU, library staff will contact you and transfer the request to NDDS. This process will take two to four weeks to complete.

The cost is NT$ 3 per page for all articles supplied by RAPIDILL@NCHU Service.

Need more information?
If you would like more details about interlibrary loan, please contact:
Reference Desk, 1F, Main Library
Tel: 04-22840290 ext.145
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Wednesday, 04 September 2013 00:00


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Check in/out Desk (1F)
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TEL: (04)2284-0290 #160
New Books Exhibition (4F)

New Books Exhibition

You can find the newly arrive books here!

icon02 Borrowing

  1. NCHU faculty, staff and students can use university ID card or inter-library borrower card to borrow books from the library
  2. The borrowing privileges will be different/ be varied in summer and winter vacation.
  3. Borrowing Privileges
StatusTotal No. 
of Items
Loan Periods

Fines for the late return of books borrowed (NT/Day)

Books can be reservedNon-book Material (CD/DVD)
Teaching Staff 60 30 5 10 5
Master's program 
50 30 5 15 2
Undergraduates 30 30 5 10 2
fellow workers 30 30 5 10 2
Interlibrary Loan System 5 30 5 0 0
Retiring Staff 10 30 5 5 2
Volunteers 10 30 5 5 0
Alumni 10 30 5 5 0


icon02 Notices

  1. The user's all privileges will be suspended even terminated when a checked out item is overdue, and the student can not finish the graduating procedures until the fines are clear.
  2. The user should inform librarians as soon as possible when the ID card is lost. If the ID card without lost report is used by other users, the owner has to take all responsibilities.


icon02 Renewal

You can renew your books 3 days prior to the due date. You can renew your books online, by phone or visit the check in/out counter.


icon02 Online Reserves

The user can apply for the reserve service after searching for books on the WebPAC.


icon02 E-mail Notify Service

The Library sends out notifications to patrons via e-mail regarding the circulation of library material.  To ensure e-mail notifications are properly received, please check your e-mail box for available volume, check the spam list so that e-mails from the Library are not rejected, and confirm your personal circulation status on a regular basis.  Failure to receive or loss of e-mail notifications due to force majeure on the Internet may not be used as an excuse to cancel overdue fines or extend loan periods.

Please visit the library’s website right away and leave your E-mail address on the USER-DATA webpage, so that we can inform you hot news and event information.


icon02 Departmental Libraries

● Readers have to apply for the departmental library card by their student ID cards or teaching staff ID cards first.

●  There are 12 departmental libraries in NCHU and there are 3 departmental libraries connected with main library, including the Department of Applied Mathematics, Chemistry, and Physics. Other departmental libraries which are not connected with the library will not show the latest check in/out status on WebPAC.

● Circulation Services Rules


icon02 Interlibrary Loan

→ Interlibrary Loan Webpage

→ Nationwide Document Delivery Service

→ Books Exchanging Service

→ Applying for Library Card of Universities of central Taiwan Library League