|The Periodicals Section is the place where needed information can be found in journals, magazines, newspapers and other serial literature . The open shelf system is adopted in this section. Readers have access to a wide range of magazines, newspapers and topics of relevant interest. Bound periodicals and back issues are arranged alphabetically by title. Current issues are properly displayed on the displayed racks.|
Access to the Collection
Collection in this section are for inside use only. Photocopying of materials may be requested. However, back issues may be borrowed for home use upon request and approval by the librarian-in-charge
There has been a growing demand in the areas of newspapers, journals and magazines research. In response to this, the library subscribes to 84 current titles of print materials from both local and international resources, and 100 titles of electronic journals to Cengage Gale Company which provides fast and reliable information for research and studies by visiting http://infotrac.galegroup.com/itweb/phmseuf. The library has also subscribed to the Manila Times in DVD format from the Ateneo de Manila University which is presently available in this section and at the Reference and Filipiniana Section (RFS).
The Periodicals Section supports the teaching and research mission of the University by providing public assistance, access, storage, maintenance, and management of periodical collections. For research purposes, several periodicals are being indexed and now available in OPAC. Collections are for inside use only. Newspapers and local magazines may be borrowed by faculty and non-teaching personnel after 5:00 in the afternoon to be returned early in the morning of the next day.
The Periodicals Section is located at the second floor of the University Libraries near the Library Seminar Hall. It is fully air-conditioned and can seat 32 students at a time.