The TCG Library, one of the largest technical libraries of Greece, has been in operation since 1927 aiming at the provision of scientific, technical and professional information to its members and to any person concerned. In addition, TCG Library supports the documentation, preservation and dissemination of TCG and Greek engineersí scientific work.
The Library offers its services on a nationwide basis, as it comprises the Central TCG Library, located in Athens and 17 regional libraries, spread across Greece. The TCG Union library catalog which is available to both Central and regional sections of TCG Library, provides the facility of online search of all TCG resources and databases (http://opac.tee.gr).
The Library material covers subject areas pertaining to the fields of direct interest to the engineers, such as technology and applied sciences, as well as related scientific fields, such as economy, administration, science, education, social sciences e.t.c.
The collection of the TCG library includes:
- more than 68.000 books
- 1500 journal titles
- all TCG scientific publications(reports, meetings proceedings, journals)
- publications of International Organizations
- Greek and European technical legislation record of Greek and International Standards (ISO, EN, DIN, ASTM)
It is worth noting that many of the aforementioned resources are of great historical social and scientific value requiring their safeguarding and wide dissemination.
As far as the TCG digital Library is concerned, it contains a rich collection of the aforementioned resources. Furthermore, its material is incorporated in europeana collections (http://www.europeana.eu/).
Since 2007, TCG Library is a member-library of the Hellenic Academic Libraries Union Catalog (HALUC), via which more than 66.000 registers are searchable http://www.unioncatalog.gr/ and document delivery services are available.
All visitors have the right of interlibrary loan services, whilst remote loan services are provided to engineers.
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday : 8.00 -15.00
Monday, Thursday : 8.00 - 20.00
23-25 Lekka street, 10562 Athens