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PREMISES
This section describes some of the key facilities that are available to our students, to support their work.
MKC City College is situated in the centre of the town Larnaca, just a few minutes walk from the sea, the town centre and the bus stations, offering easy access to students.

Administration:
The office of the College Director is located within the MKC City College building, and is always willing to help and assist you in any major problem. Next to it is the office of the College Secretary and the office of the Administrative Director which deals with the registry and inquires. Photocopy machines, fax and computer services are available to all students here.

Conference and Lecturers' Lounge:
Personal meetings can be arranged here in great comfort at regular intervals with tutors, if you have anything to discuss regarding your progress or any aspect of your studies. Many students develop good relationships with their tutors and come to see them as friends as well as teachers.

Main Lecture Rooms:
The lecture rooms are equipped with projectors and a comfortable environment is established to ensure proper methods of education. A wide variety of teaching methods are used to attract students' interests. The rooms are available to the students for the presentation of their projects. They are equipped with a television and video for use by all students in their presentations and by lecturers in lessons when needed.

Occupational Counseling Services Centre:
Special training programs form part of the College curriculum.
Training lasts for an average of four months. All students are supervised by the Centre, and regular reports by the training employers follow up the college reports. In addition, the Centre arranges interviews for job placements with a full occupational guidance service. At present, employment has been secured for about 70% of the graduates. Moreover, graduates are prepared for further studies at universities in the UK and USA.

Student Services
This is located in our Avensia Branch offices. For any guidance and any other personal problem concerning accommodation, registration process, visas, industrial placement, the friendly staff of this office will always help you find your way in the new College environment.

Students' Cafe & Lounge - CITY Lights:
The Student Cafe is situated on the second floor of the College. The Cafe in cooperation with the college runs a number of commercial services such as a fast food style cafeteria.

Library
LEARNING RESOURCES CENTRE
Its Organization and Functions:
A well stocked library supports study and teaching at the college. Students are assigned library time to complete their projects. The librarian ensures the service and helps to enrich it with new editions.

The College library facilities are available to all students regardless of the course they are attending. A Library is an essential part of any teaching and learning program, and students are encouraged to understand how information is organized and to explore the wide range of material available. The library responds to changing informative needs and aims to provide the resources and environment which together make learning effective. In addition to the wide range of books, periodicals and audiovisual materials which are available, there are comprehensive collections of abstracts, bibliographies and other works which assist students in finding materials.

Membership:
All MKC City College students are entitled to join the library.
Technical Equipment:

  • Easy to use Library Computerized system
  • Binding & spiral machines.

Library Contents:

  • 2,500 Books
  • Journals
  • Daily newspapers
  • Spacious and comfortable study areas

Basic Information
Opening Times:

  • Term Time Mon-Fri 08:00am-17:00pm
  • Vacation Mon-Thu 09:00am-12:30pm

Loan Periods:

  • Normal: 2 Weeks
  • Short loan: 1 Week

Each student is entitled to 3 books on loan.

Quotations

  • Bartlett's Quotations
  • Creative Quotations Database that contains 50.000+ quotations that can be searched by keyword, source, subject and author.
  • Mathematical Quotations Server
  • Simpson's Contemporary Quotations Contains 10.000+ contemporary (1950-1990) quotations from 4.000+ sources.
  • Quotation Center More than 11.000 quotations that can be searched by subject, author and keyword.
  • The Quotations Page Over 21.000 quotations by more than 2.500 authors.
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Search engines, indexes, gateways

Search engines & indexes (Greece)
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Search engines & indexes (other countries)

Search engines (collections)
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Gateways
  • Academic Info Access to electronic sources on the following subjects: Area & Countries Studies , The Arts , Biological Sciences , Business , Digital Library , Education , Engineering , Health & Medicine
  • ADAM - Art, Design, Architecture & Media Information Gateway Access to electronic sources on art and architecture.
  • All the Virology on the WWW
  • Ancient Greek (Hellenic) Sites on the World-Wide Web A collection of websites on ancient Greece (full texts, images and maps, information on authors, geography, theatre).
  • Art History Resources Resources on art history, museums, etc. Worldwide coverage.
  • Biz/ed Web resources on financial statistical data.
  • BUBL (BUlletin Board for Libraries) Access to a catalogue of electronic resources on all subjects, with emphasis on Library and Information Science. Provides also bibliographic data and abstracts from journal articles, as well as access to the full text of hundreds of journal titles from 1991-95.
  • Byzantine & Medieval Web This page attempts to track allL Byzantine material on the Internet, and all significant entry points for Medieval studies. Has not been updated since 1998.
  • Digital Librarian: a librarian's choice of the best of the Web
  • ELDIS - Gateway to Development Information
  • Electronic Resources for Classicists Access to texts, publications, images, educational information, online seminars and newsgroups related to classical studies.
  • Gateway to Educational Materials :Contains a variety of educational resource types from activities and lesson plans to online projects to assessment items.
  • Joe Shetler - Link to Ancient Rome Links and resources on the civilization of ancient Rome (numismatics, literature, religion, law and society).
  • Internet Ancient History Resource Guide Access to electronic resources on ancient history.
  • Internet Modern History Sourcebook
  • MEDNET HELLAS (The Geek Medical Network)
  • Medscape
  • OMNI (Organising Medical Networked Information) Access a searchable catalogue of electronic sources on issues of health and medicine.
  • PhysicsWeb : Physics around the World Links to articles, books, organizations, scientific websites, information sources, conferences, etc. on physics.
  • PSIgate (Physical Sciences Information Gateway) A free service that offers access to high quality Web resources in the physical sciences; there are currently 12878 resources in astronomy, chemistry, earth sciences, materials sciences, physics, and science history and policy.
  • SpectroscopyNOW.com
  • Spin.gr :A Greek gateway on issues of science and technology. [in Greek]
  • University of Florida - Classics Collection Provides the following collections (among others) on classics: subject guides, databases, bibliographies, directories of associations, e-texts, journals, thematic collections, and instructional resources.
  • World Wide Arts Resources - Museum Archives Art museums, collections museum exhibitions, and archives around the world. You can search alphabetically, by collections, country, or historical period.
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Other newspapers

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News agencies

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Publishing houses & book guides

Publishing houses in Greece

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Publishing houses in other countries

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Newspapers
Greek newspapers
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Almanacs & calendars

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Calculators

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Library catalogues
Greek libraries
  • EKT databases :Databases either produced by or available through EKT (e.g. National Archives of Dissertations)
  • Humanities libraries in Greece :Includes the catalogues of collections of Greek history and archaeology research centres and institutes, as well as of foreign institutes of archaeology based in Greece.
  • Greek Academic Libraries :Library catalogues of higher education institutes in Greece.
  • Public and Municipal Libraries :Library catalogues of public and municipal libraries.
  • Libraries in the world :Library catalogues in Europe and North America (Library of Congress, MELVYL Union Catalogue, Oxford University, etc.)
  • Periodicals collections :Collections of periodical publications (EKT Journals Union Catalogue, ΕΚΤ/ΕΙΕ Library, etc.)

Databases

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Our Facilities

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Email: info@citycollege.ac.cy
Tel.: (00357) 24818571

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