The Library's collection consists of printed and non-printed material.
The books are arranged on the shelves according to their subject field category. These categories cover not only the scientific fields of the Institute, but also fields like Literature, Arts and History. The Library boasts 47.000 book volumes, 630 current Serial titles, maps, dissertations, abstracts (working papers) and standards.
The lists of Library's available material are:
* List of Electronic Journals (e-journals)
Audio and Video-Tapes, DVDs: They are parts of books and Serials. Only copies are available to users.
The CD-ROM Collection : The Library provides access to an ever growing number of CD-ROM databases and CD titles for users who wish to search for information from a wider range of materials than is actually held in the Library of the Technical University of Crete. Within the Library CD-ROMs can normally be accessed either from the 2 PCs provided or from the CD-ROM server. For accessing CD-ROMs outside the Library you have to be connected to the networked CD-ROM server. For more information please ask the System Administrator.
Microfiche and Microfilms: They are mainly parts of the Serials Collection. A microfiche and a microfilm reader/printer is available to enable their use.