University library


Useful Info for New Students

Library Locations

Opening Hours


Central Building Library (Ateities st. 20, Vilnius)
Floor Plan | Library Tour

First Building Library (Valakupių st. 5, Vilnius)

Public Security Faculty Library (Maironio st. 27, Kaunas)

Opening hours may vary. For more information, see

Library Rules

Services


1. Users are requested to leave coats and bags in the cloakroom. There are lockers for your belongings.
2. Discussions in the Readings Rooms are strictly prohibited. Mobile devices may be used only in silent mode.
3. Smoking, eating and drinking (except sealed bottles or cups) are not allowed in the Library.
4. Library materials must not be marked, defaced or annotated in any way.
5. Books from the Reading Rooms are not taken home. Use them only in the area of the Library.
6. Users should not return books to the shelves. Please leave them on the trolley next to the shelves.
7. Users can take books home from the Lending Department.
8. Bachelor students can have 20 books at one time, master students – 30.
9. To take books home you need a document (Student‘s ID Card or Reader‘s ID Card)
10. Fines for overdue books are started to calculate from the next day, when the returning term of the book has expired:
  • if the book is checked out until the end of the semester, the fine is 0,05 EUR for each working day that the book is overdue.
  • if the book is checked out shorter than the semester, the fine is 0,10 EUR for each working day that the book is overdue.


The library provides a wide range of services.
Click on the links below to find out more about services offered by MRU Library.

Connecting to the Computers

Wireless Networks

Firstly, activate your MRU e-mail.

 Connecting to the Library computers:
        User name: stud\MRU e-mail user name (until@)
        Password: MRU e-mail password

All Library locations offer free wireless internet access.

Eduroam
Login name: MRU e-mail
Password: MRU e-mail password
Domain: Student


MRU
Login name: MRU e-mail user name (until@)
Password: MRU e-mail password
Domain: Student


If you need help or advice about using any of our Library services, please contact us: Ask a Question





MRU library trainings

Library offers wide scope of trainings in Lithuanian. Trainings on different topics are held on students’ demand:
  • "How to find information for your papers“;
  • "Searching for the scientific information in the subscribed databases“;
  • "Reference management tools: Mendeley and Zotero“;
  • "Electronic books „workshop“: how to find, download and use the e.book“;
  • "Google services and tools“.
Contact your Subject Librarian for the detailed information and to book a training session in English.


Trainings „Library for studies

These trainings are held for the 1st year students in September of every year. General information about the Library is provided during the lecture: rules and regulations, services and library resources.  


Library introduction for foreign students






We invite you to visit our University Library. If you want to know how our Library works, what services are available, please don’t hesitate to ask the librarians.

Contact persons:

Nomeda Gaidelė - Reading Rooms (Central Building Library)
Lilija Seniut - First Building Library

Lecturers can borrow:
up to 50 items from the Lending Department;
up to 5 items for 5 working days from the Reading Rooms (if the books are not on order).

A self check-out book machine is available in the Lending department. Readers can check out the books themselves.
Fines on overdue publications are calculated on the next day, when the return deadline of the publication has expired.

- if the book is checked out until the end of the semester, the fine is 0,05 EUR for each working day that the book is overdue.
- if the book is checked out shorter than the semester, the fine is 0,10 EUR for each working day that the book is overdue.


The Library offers remote access to more than 50 subscribed databases by using EZproxy system. EZproxy allows the use of the subscribed databases outside the University campus.

The IT Centre enables you to connect to Library computers, when you create a personalized e-mail account and account in the directory service.

The Lecturers Reading Room (C-I 209) is open only to University Faculty members.

Faculty members can print material free of charge. The service is available in the Reading Rooms of the Central Building Library - Lecturers Reading Room (C-I 209) and the Silent Reading Room in the First Building. In these Reading Rooms, one can use the printers only if you bring your own paper.


Bibliometric services

  • Bibliometric indicators are provided from Thomson Reuters Web of Knowledge (Web of Science and Journal Citation Reports) database. Bibliometric services are provided only for MRU academic staff.
  • Library offers:
  • author citation analysis – personal citation indexes of the author‘s publications;
  • H-index – citation of author‘s publications;
  • journal citation index (impact factor);
  • citation indexes of science fields – average citation of the exact category;
  • citation maps - related authors and articles;
  • largely cited journals of social sciences and humanities.
  • Bibliometric indexes may differ in various databases. For the comparison we also offer author’s h-index from Google Scholar database using Publish or Perish tool.
  • Send requests to natalija.popkova@mruni.eu or call (+370 5) 271 4667.


Bibliographical References List

  • Preparation of Bibliographical References List is free of charge for researchers and lecturers of the University.
  • The List is prepared within 10 working days.
  • The List is prepared by Subject Librarians on subjects of humanities and social sciences.
  • The user must complete a request form.
  • The completed request form must be sent to a Subject librarian by e-mail.

Training Sessions

  • MRU Library organizes regular training sessions for students and faculty staff.
  • Library offers wide scope of trainings in Lithuanian. Trainings on different topics are held on users’ demand:
  • “General searching for the scientific information“;
  • "Searching for the scientific information in the subscribed databases“;
  • “Reference management tools: Mendeley, Zotero“;
  • “Electronic books „workshop“: how to find, download and use the e.book“;
  • “Evernote for the „digital“ scientist and student“;
  • “Google services and tools“.
  • Contact your Subject Librarian for the detailed information and to book a training session in English.
  • If a group is formed, librarians can come to your department.

    Invite a Subject Librarian to Lecture

    • We can introduce:
    • electronic sources of scientific information on a specific topic;
    • provide compilation of bibliographical lists on any subject;
    • provide citation rules.

    Bibliographic management programs

    • MRU academic staff have free access to the Mendeley Premium. We invite you to register and take advantages of all the great opportunities that Mendeley offers.
    • Information how to join Mendeley Premium (in Lithuanian only)
    • For all questions relating to Mendeley, please contact the librarian Loreta Šetbarė by email loreta@mruni.eu, tel. (+370 5) 2714 726 or connect to the MRU community group on Mendeley where you can ask questions, discuss and share your experiences.

      Lecturers Reading Room (CI -209)

      • The Lecturers reading room is located on the second floor of the Central building.
      • This Reading Room is only for University lecturers.
      • The Reading Room is equipped with 21 work places, 11 of which are computerized. It is possible to connect from your laptop to the Internet. Scanning, printing and copying of documents is free of charge.
      • Reference publications and books on all subjects are available in the Reading Room.

      Individual Lockers

      • Individual lockers are in the lobby of the second floor (near Lecturers Reading Room (CI-209)).
      • You can store notes, books, computers and other items in the lockers.
      • The Locker is available for a one month period.
      • If you want to use the locker longer than for a one month period, contact the library administrator.
      • The Library administrator has the keys to the lockers.


      The Library welcomes suggestions for the acquisition of materials, which support the University's teaching and research programs.

      Before suggesting a book or other materials, please check the Library catalogue to make sure that we don't already have what you're looking for.

      If we don't have a particular item and you would like to recommend it for purchase, please use the Suggest a Publication form.

      If you wish to suggest more than one book, please use the Book order form and send it to dmarcink@mruni.eu and jalmone@mruni.eu. In addition, this form must be signed by the Head of the Department and should be passed on to the Senior Librarian Daiva Marcinkevičiūtė (Ateities st. 20, Room: I-103, Tel.: (+370 5) 271 4724).


      Library Locations

      Opening Hours


      Central Building Library (Ateities st. 20, Vilnius)
      Floor Plan | Library Tour

      First Building Library (Valakupių st. 5, Vilnius)

      Public Security Faculty Library (Maironio st. 27, Kaunas)

      Opening hours may vary. For more information, see

      Reader Card

      Working in the Library at Night 

      Visitors (not MRU community members) of Mykolas Romeris University’s Library must have a reader's card.

      Visitors, who want to use the Library at the night hours, are issued a temporary valid card.

      Wireless Networks

      Bibliographical References List

      For visitors who would like to use University Wi-Fi network temporary user ID and password are issued.

      How to connect to Wi-Fi network



      The service fee:

      75 Eur - the request is executed within 10 working days
      150 Eur - the request is executed urgently within 5 working days

      Request a Bibliographical Reference List


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        September 1st-2nd, the Library will be open from 8:00 until 20:00 hrs.

        September 3rd, the Library will be open from 9:00 until 20:00 hrs.
        Consultations will be provided until 18:00 hrs.

        September 4th, the Library will be closed.

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        Summer opening hours


        Opening hours from 27th June until August 31st

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        InfoSci-Journals

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        You are welcome to visit photography and painting exhibition

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        The opening of Prof. Dr. Vida Gudzinskiene books exhibition

        16th April 2016, the exhibition of books and other scientific publications by Prof. Dr. Vida Gudzinskiene was opened at the MRU Library. 
        You are kindly invited to visit the exhibition.

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