Visiting the Library


Guidelines for Visiting Researchers



  • School/Office ID (to be presented to the Security Officer)
  • Official referral letter signed by the Chief Librarian, Office or Project Director of the Office concerned
  • A fee shall be collected from each visiting researcher as follows: 
  • Faculty/Graduate student/Professional           


  • Undergraduate student


  • High School student


  • Receipt will be issued after payment


The following are exempted from payment of research fee:

  • Bonafide students and faculty members of De La Salle Philippines, Inc.
  • Holders of DLSU-Dasmariñas alumni card
  • Network of CALABARZON Educational Institution members (Friday only)
  • High school students from “top 10 feeder high schools” provided by the Center for Student Admissions



  • Present referral letter to the Reference and Information personnel at the ground floor of the library building.
  • Pay research fee and get the receipt from the Reference and Information personnel
  • Accomplish Temporary Library Card form. This form must be returned to the Reference and Information Section after use. Those exempted from payment of research fees are also required to fill out this form.



  • All materials are for Room Use Only.
  • A maximum of 5 students/researchers a day per institution shall be accepted on a first-come-first-serve basis. Of these, only (2) researchers per school shall be accommodated at the Theses Section.
  • Use of library facilities does not include access to the Educational Media Services and the Electronic Resource Services.
  • No visiting researchers shall be accommodated during examination dates, term breaks and every Wednesday and Saturday.
  • Chaperons are not allowed.
  • Researchers should abide by the library rules and regulations.
  • The Director of the Library reserves the right to cancel requests when deemed necessary.


Visiting Hours:

Mondays to Fridays (except Wednesdays and Saturdays) 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. 


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