09 How do you register with the Library?

How do you register with the Library?

You need to contact us: write an email or call and give us your PESEL or student register number. That’s definitely the simplest and also the quickest way to gain access to resources of the network of libraries of University of Szczecin. An alternative way of registration is by using a form avalaible on https://bg.szczecin.pl which you should fill in and then activate your library user account. Every new user must sign a registration card during his or her first visit in the library.

Registration Form

11 Login into system

Login into system KOHA

12 Procedure of electronic book borrowing - start search

On the US Main Library webpage https://bg.szczecin.pl/ we choose from the top menu a bar „Katalogi” and the option „Katalog główny BG”
Deafault will appear simple search screen – yet we can choose advanced search where more searching options are possible



13 Fast SEARCH

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Step 2


Step 3


14 Selection of an item in KOHA

After indicating with the cursor the signature of the item displays in the bubble its exact location with the address data of the library where it is.

15 Confirmation of the book booking

After making a choice you should confirm your decision with the button Confirm.

16 Traditional orders (with the request card -revers use)

Revers for a magazine

Revers for a book

17 Sharing library collection


A loan period is displayed in the KOHA directory tooltip after hovering the cursor over it in the STATUS column.

  • monthly(miesięczne) – for a month (the user can electronically extend the borrowing period for the first time, if the book is not booked and if the user does it a day before the planned return, another extension can be done only at the Circulation Desk)
  • three-month – for a period of three months
  • six-month
  • Short-term (2 weeks) – (the user can electronically extend the borrowing period for the first time, if the book is not booked and if the user does it a day before the planned return, another extension can be done only at the Circulation Desk)
  • weekend – for a period of 3 days
  • nightly – carried out by the Book Reading Room staff; return the next day (or after the end of the weekend) by 10.00 a.m.

18 Important book location markings

Important book location markings:

  • W, BL, Pd, Cg, WM, Z, N – Main Library US
  • E, Ec, S – The Faculty of Economics and Management Library EFZ
  • H, HM – The Faculty of Humanities Library HUM
  • T, TC, TM, TS – The Faculty of Management and Economics of Services Library EFZ
  • SA, SAM – The Faculty of Law and Administration Library PIA
  • BM – The Interfaculty Library

19 Databases

https://bg.szczecin.pl/e-zasoby/

Electronic databases of journals allow you to search journals, magazines, articles, abstracts and bibliographies.
The databases can be used in all libraries of the University of Szczecin network without logging in.
For authorized users (registered in the library), remote access to databases from home computers and mobile devices is also possible.

20 Remote access to databases (1)

 

Remote access to on-line databases for computers outside the US computer network is possible for every registered employee and student of US.

To get remote access you need to:

  1. Log into your konta bibliotecznego OPAC. https://sslkatalog.bg.szczecin.pl/cgi-bin/koha/opac-user.pl
  2. Choose Aktywuj zdalny dostęp (activate remote access)
  3. Generate password
  4. Set up a proxy server on your system or browser.

21 Remote access to databases (2) - Firefox

Firefox

Configuring remote access in Mozilla Firefox:

  1. Open the application menu (icon with three horizontal lines, in the upper right corner of the screen)
  2. Choose option: Ustawienia (Settings)
  3. Ogólne/Sieć – choose Ustawienia
  4. Click: Adres URL automatycznej konfiguracji proxy and type: https://bg.szczecin.pl/proxy.pac
  5. Confirm changes with OK button

22 Remote access to databases (3) - Google Chrome

Google Chrome

Configuring remote access in Google Chrome:

  1. Open the browser menu by right-clicking on the three-point icon. Next, select the menu item “Settings.”
  2. Scroll down to the settings and click on the “Advanced” button to open additional options.
  3. Choose tab System and choose option Otwórz ustawienia serwera proxy dla komputera
  4. Click Użyj skryptu instalacyjnego, in a space called Adres skryptu type: https://bg.szczecin.pl/proxy.pac
  5. Confirm with Zapisz

23 Remote access to databases (4) - Microsoft Edge

Microsoft Edge

Configuring remote access in Mozilla Edge:

  1. Choose Ustawienia i nie tylko (icon with three horizontal lines, in the upper right corner of the screen)
  2. Choose Ustawienia i System
  3. Choose Otwórz ustawienia serwera proxy komputera
  4. Click Użyj skryptu instalacyjnego, in a space called Adres skryptu type: https://bg.szczecin.pl/proxy.pac
  5. Confirm with Zapisz

24 Remote access to databases (5) - Windows 10

Windows 10

Remote access configuration in Microsoft Windows 10 operating system::

  1. Main menu, Start
  2. Choose Settings
  3. Choose Sieć i Internet
  4. Click Użyj skryptu instalacyjnego
  5. In a space called Adres skryptu type: https://bg.szczecin.pl/proxy.pac
  6. Confirm with Zapisz

25 ACADEMICA

The Main Library and all libraries of the University of Szczecin network provide access to the Cyfrowa Wypożyczalnia Publikacji Naukowych Academica (Academica Digital Library of Scientific Publications).
Using the system enables:

  • Access to scientific and popular science literature (books - including academic textbooks - and articles from scientific journals from the collections of the National Library)
  • Searching over three million, multi-domain resources (including those covered by copyright)
  • Reservation of items and creating notes.
  • All publications in the public domain and under license are available at www.academica.edu.pl and the POLONA Digital National Library https://polona.pl.

 

26 Scanning on demand

Scanning on demand

  1. The ‘scan order’ service is available to employees, postgraduate students, doctoral students and students of the University of Szczecin who have a valid library account, free of dues.
  2. We scan individual chapters from monographs, articles from journals and fragments of books which, depending on the volume of the publication, allow you to familiarize yourself with a specific issue being the subject of the publication, but do not cover its entire content.
  3. As part of the Service, we do not scan special collections in poor condition and with a format larger than A3.
  4. Orders are carried out in the order of receipt and, if possible, according to the technical possibilities of a given library.
  5. Orders for scans can be sent to the following address:
    The Main Library - Ten adres pocztowy jest chroniony przed spamowaniem. Aby go zobaczyć, konieczne jest włączenie w przeglądarce obsługi JavaScript.. tel. 91 444 24 05;
    The Interfaculty Library - Ten adres pocztowy jest chroniony przed spamowaniem. Aby go zobaczyć, konieczne jest włączenie w przeglądarce obsługi JavaScript., tel. 91 444 30 19;
    The Faculty of Economics and Management Library EFZ - Ten adres pocztowy jest chroniony przed spamowaniem. Aby go zobaczyć, konieczne jest włączenie w przeglądarce obsługi JavaScript., tel. 91 444 20 59;
    The Faculty of Humanities Library HUM - Ten adres pocztowy jest chroniony przed spamowaniem. Aby go zobaczyć, konieczne jest włączenie w przeglądarce obsługi JavaScript., tel. 91 444 33 39;
    The Faculty of Law and Administration Library PIA - Ten adres pocztowy jest chroniony przed spamowaniem. Aby go zobaczyć, konieczne jest włączenie w przeglądarce obsługi JavaScript., tel. 91 444 28 16;
    The Faculty of Management and Economics of Services Library EFZ - Ten adres pocztowy jest chroniony przed spamowaniem. Aby go zobaczyć, konieczne jest włączenie w przeglądarce obsługi JavaScript., tel. 91 444 32 23;
    The Faculty of Theology Library TEO - Ten adres pocztowy jest chroniony przed spamowaniem. Aby go zobaczyć, konieczne jest włączenie w przeglądarce obsługi JavaScript., tel. 91 444 14 62, 91 444 14 61;
  6. The order should include the data necessary to identify the reader and find the article or part of the book.
  7. Librarians confirm orders and provide information to the reader's address.
  8. Detailed information on the Service can be obtained by phone or e-mail by contacting the Main Library or other libraries of the network.
  9. The Main Library and libraries of the University of Szczecin network do not grant publishing permits and are not responsible for the further use of materials reproduced from their collections, which are protected by the Act on Copyright and Related Rights of February 4, 1994.
  10. TScanned materials can be used within the permitted personal and didactic purpose.
  11. The Main Library and the network libraries are not responsible for any infringement of copyright by the person placing the order.
  12. By placing an order, you accept the terms and conditions of the Service.

27 Interfaculty loans

Interfaculty loans

The Interfaculty Library conveys from country libraries (from beyond Szcecin) library materials or their reproductions (photocopies, microfilms, microfiches) on the demand of US employees, students of the last year of BA studies (Ist degree), MA studies students (IInd degree), postgraduate studies students (IIIrd degree).
Reproductions are payable according to the price list of the given library. From the country libraries are conveyed only those materials which are not available in Szczecin libraries.
The readers place an electronic order by logging in to their own library account (via OPAC) or via email on the email address: Ten adres pocztowy jest chroniony przed spamowaniem. Aby go zobaczyć, konieczne jest włączenie w przeglądarce obsługi JavaScript., or in person via request form (rewers).

Contact details:
ul. F. Tarczyńskiego 1
tel. (91) 444-23-61
e-mail: Ten adres pocztowy jest chroniony przed spamowaniem. Aby go zobaczyć, konieczne jest włączenie w przeglądarce obsługi JavaScript.

28 Contact details

  • The Main Library, ul. Tarczyńskiego 1; tel. 91 444 2405, bg.szczecin.pl Ten adres pocztowy jest chroniony przed spamowaniem. Aby go zobaczyć, konieczne jest włączenie w przeglądarce obsługi JavaScript.
  • The Faculty of Economics and Management Library EFZ, ul. Mickiewicza 64; tel. 91 444 1816, www.bg.szczecin.pl/wneiz Ten adres pocztowy jest chroniony przed spamowaniem. Aby go zobaczyć, konieczne jest włączenie w przeglądarce obsługi JavaScript.
  • The Faculty of Humanities Library HUM, ul. Krakowska 71-79; tel. 91 444 3339, www.bg.szczecin.pl/human Ten adres pocztowy jest chroniony przed spamowaniem. Aby go zobaczyć, konieczne jest włączenie w przeglądarce obsługi JavaScript.
  • The Faculty of Law and Administration Library PIA, ul Narutowicza 17; tel. 91 444 2816, www.bg.szczecin.pl/prawo Ten adres pocztowy jest chroniony przed spamowaniem. Aby go zobaczyć, konieczne jest włączenie w przeglądarce obsługi JavaScript.
  • The Faculty of Management and Economics of Services Library EFZ, ul. Cukrowa 8; tel. 91 444 3223, www.bg.szczecin.pl/wzieu Ten adres pocztowy jest chroniony przed spamowaniem. Aby go zobaczyć, konieczne jest włączenie w przeglądarce obsługi JavaScript.
  • The Interfaculty Library, ul. Piastów 40, bg. 3, tel. 91 444 3019, www.bg.szczecin.pl/bm Ten adres pocztowy jest chroniony przed spamowaniem. Aby go zobaczyć, konieczne jest włączenie w przeglądarce obsługi JavaScript.
  • The Faculty of Theology Library, ul. Papieża Pawła VI 2, tel. 91 444 1462, www.bg.szczecin.pl/teo Ten adres pocztowy jest chroniony przed spamowaniem. Aby go zobaczyć, konieczne jest włączenie w przeglądarce obsługi JavaScript.

29 Rules and regulations during COVID pandemic

Libraries are subject to restrictions introduced to ensure the greatest possible security for our users in a pandemic emergency.
All such restrictions are implemented and changed according to the conditions in individual libraries and at the University of Szczecin itself.
We inform you about all changes on a regular basis on our website bg.szczecin.pl and on social media.

30 Opening hours

 


Main Library US
and others



Mon. – Frid
9:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Sat.
9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.