YSULS academic staff, candidates, post-graduates and students may become a Library patron.  

 There is no membership payment at the Library of YSULS. 


To obtain a Library card please present the following documents to the Circulation Desk: 


Academic staff

reference from the human resources department and one 3x4 size photo


one 3x4 size photo (card is given based on the list provided by the scientific department)


student card and one 3x4 photo (Note: the Library card is issued at the beginning of the first term of the first year)


Patrons may borrow up to 12 books. Fiction is checked out for 10 days. Teaching materials or textbooks are checked out for one semester or one year. It is possible to renew the checked out items.


Patrons can order literature at the Circulation Desk two hours prior, or order via ONLINE LOAN.     


CDs and DVDs are checked out for two days.


Rare books, encyclopedias, Ph.D.  and master's thesis, non-published materials, and literature available in one copy may be used in the Reading Hall only. 3 books and 5 media items may be used at a time in the Reading Hall.


The reader must use the books and property with care. It is forbidden to tear or fold pages and make notes in books. If the reader finds out any defects while receiving the book, he must inform the librarian. In case the book is lost or damaged, the reader must pay tenfold for a book priced at 500 AMD, in case of more than 500 AMD – fivefold.

At the end of every academic year the student must hand back all the taken literature.

In case of breaking the library rules, the patron will be deprived of the right to use the Library.

If the patron is dismissed or expelled from the university, s/he must return all the borrowed literature. The clearance chit will be signed only when the patron returns all the borrowed literature.