Reading Room / Rest Room

Users can temporarily reserve, book, extend, and return in the reading room using the Kyungpook National University library app.
(Reading room seats are available through the KIOSK for non-smartphone users)

Caution

  • Authenticate a the library entrance (if not authenticated, users cannot access library seats/facilities)
  • Log in via the library app : library homapge ID/PW
  • After booking a seat, arrive at the library and confirm the seat assignment within 15 minutes.
  • Confirm seat allocation: At the library entrance or KIOSK
  • (When using the KIOSK) Use your mobile student ID or student ID
  • KIOSK location: 1st and 3rd floor of the new library building
  • Cannot use seats while simultaneously using other facilities
  • Be sure to return facilities/equipment currently in use before booking other facilities/equipment - Failure to return may result in penalties

How to Use

How to use via the Kyungpook National University library app
  • 01

    Download and log in to the library app

  • 02

    Seat/facility reservation menu

  • 03

    Select reading room

  • 04

    Select seat and make provisional assignment

  • 05

    Confirm seat assignment, then use the seat

How to use via a KIOSK
  • 01

    Confirm your seat at a KIOSK

  • 02

    Recognize your student ID card

  • 03

    Select seat and assign seat

  • 04

    Confirm and use the seat

  • Students with disabilities or general members with disabilities can use reading room #2 in zone A (no. 75~82) without booking a seat in advance

Extending and returning reading room seats

  • Log in to the library app
  • Select the seat/facility reservation menu
  • Select my usage status
  • Check your seat in use, click the “Extend” or “Return” button
    ※ Scan your student ID at the KIOSK, then click the “Extend” or “Return” button

User policy for reading room seats in the new wing

Seat assignment tool by user

Seat assignment tool by user
User Authentication tool Issuing method
current students
or
graduates (3 years or less)
KNU library app
Mobile ID card
or
student ID card
Download KNU library app(KNUPIA)
Using a student ID
or
Using an existing student ID card
graduates (more than 3 years) Using ID card
※ attach a barcode
Issued upon paying the annual library membership fee
alumni membership application general membership application
Local Member(General)
※ Reading room seats are available through the KIOSK for non-alumni users

Available hours and extensions

Available hours and extensions
Off-peak During exams
Basic Available hours 6 hours Basic Available hours 4 hours
extension limit 2 extension limit 4
Extension Extension possible
Remaining time
Available two hours before closing Extension Extension possible
Remaining time
Available two hours before closing
Extended time 6 hours Extended time 4 hours
Permitted break time 2 hours Permitted break time 2 hours
※ Penalty levied when seat is returned automatically (penalty for failure to return a seat)

Penalties for failing to return a seat

Penalties for failing to return a seat
Details · If you fail to return your seat, you cannot use a seat inside the reading room for one day.
· If you fail to return your seat 10 times within a semester, you cannot use a seat in the reading room for 15 days.
  • You cannot use reading room seats while simultaneously using other facilities
  • Be sure to return facilities/equipment currently in use before booking other facilities/equipment - Failure to return may result in penalties
Contact Information : Central Library 1F CRETEC-Zone (053-950-4704)