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Library Profile

Located on the AIIAS campus, the Leslie Hardinge Library supports the academic, research, and spiritual needs of AIIAS community through its information resources and services. Currently, it has holdings of more than 65,000 volumes of reference and circulating books, hundreds of print journal titles, and a growing collection of multimedia and electronic resources. It also subscribes to a number of powerful databases, providing online access to over 14,000 full-text journals. In addition, the library is affiliated with local and international library associations and consortia and maintains Inter-library Loan agreements with libraries around the world providing hard-to-find resources for its patrons.

Our Mission

The mission of the Leslie Hardinge Library is to support the Graduate School and Theological Seminary by providing information services and resources that meet the spiritual, academic and research needs of AIIAS community, specially faculty and students.

Collection

Our collection supports the degree programs being offered by the Graduate School and the Seminary which are masters and doctorate in business, education, health, theology, and religion. Adventist publications, cultural materials like Filipiniana and Asian languages, and Curriculum materials are also part of the collection.  The collection can be accessed in different formats - print, electronic, or online.

Catalog

The library employs the Library of Congress Classification Scheme and LC Subject Headings for its main book collection and Dewey Decimal Classification System for its Curriculum or Teachers Resource collections. The library adheres to AACR2R and catalogs to the second level of description. The library is using Library.Solutions as its integrated library system allowing online access for its catalog.

Personnel

The librarians hold professional degrees in librarianship and have licenses given by the Professional Regulation Commission of Philippine government. Librarians are also active members of local and international library associations.
 
Adventist International Institute of Advanced Studies, Lalaan I, Silang, Cavite 4118, Philippines
Telphone: 63 46 4144 403 Fax: 63 46 4144 301 Email: webmaster@aiias.edu