The library of Faculty of Political Science is an important library in Turkey specialized especially in the field of social sciences. There are 108000 Turkish and foreign language books in the areas related to the education and training given in our faculty. The number of books has been increasing every day by purchases at home and abroad, and by donations.

Our library has domestic and overseas periodicals and newspaper collections of historical value. Our collection has reached to 46000 volumes. Today, a total of 197 issues of scientific journals, 90 of which is from abroad, arriving every day. Also, ten daily newspapers, five of which in Turkish and the other five in a foreign language, are made available at the upper floor of our library in "Hande Mumcu Reading Room". The 5 mentioned daily Turkish newspapers are also added to our collection immediately after their arrival.

For those who want to study in our library, there is a modern 300-seat reading room. In order to follow periodicals and daily newspapers, there is "Hande Mumcu Reading Room". In addition, there is "Ali Cankaya Room" containing a variety of economic reports and statistical information on tape and CD-ROMs.

New books and periodicals are cataloged on a regular basis, and cataloged information is transferred to the computer system. Researchers can access to any publication by using card indexes, or computers located in our library. Our catalog information is also available through the internet which makes it possible to access information from anywhere in the world.

In our fully computerized library, along with our resident library personnel, students can also contribute part-time to our library services.

Library Opening Hours

Book Section
Monday - Friday Days, Hours: 09:30 to 16:30

Periodicals Section
Monday - Friday Days, Hours: 09:30 to 16:30

Reading Room
Monday - Friday Days, Hours: 08:30 - 20:00 (at each examination period, it will be until 22:00, one week before the start of examinations,)

Books and Journals

    120,000 Books
     52 000 Journal Volumes

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