The library contents mostly books on plant science, animal science and agribusiness books that support the research needs for staff and students of Vanuatu Agriculture College. These are the main collections found in the library:
General collection: books in this collection may be borrowed for longer period with a valid student ID card, current staff and current payable members.
Reference books: books in this collection are for in house use only.
Vanuatu collection: contains Vanuatu books only. May still be borrowed like general collection books.
Reserve Collection: contains prescribed texts and others. A temporary loan of 2 hours per day is applicable for books in this collection.
Periodicals collection: where one can find the Spore Magazine and Partners magazine among others.
Newspapers: Current Vanuatu Daily Post is received but there are gaps.
E-resources: These are saved in the shared drive in the school server and can be accessed by trainers and staff.
Printing & Photocopying services
Staff and students may bring their documents for photocopying to the library and she will do the copying for them.
Staff and students should save their work on the flash drive and take to the librarian to print.
Printing and photocopying costs are:
- Black/white: 10 vatu/page for single sided
- Black/ white: 20 vatu/ page for 2 sided
- Colour: 50 vatu/page for single sided
- Colour: 100 vatu for 2 sided print.
A copier also has the scan to USB drive feature.
Due to the small size of the machine, it cannot perform heavy duty tasks. This will have to be taken to the school’s administration office.
Contact the Librarian
Ms Sylvie Tapasei GARAE, Vanuatu Agriculture College, P.O.Box 218, Santo, Vanuatu.