The purpose of Panteion University Library and Information Service is to cover, support and promote educational and research activities of the Panteion academic community. Library’s operation also supports instructional missions of undergraduate and postgraduate programs while at the same time promotes academic objectives and contributes to the fulfillment of the social role of the University.
In order to achieve its purposes, the Library has fully automated its services and functions and develops print, electronic and digital collections as well as internet applications and services. The Library also participates in national and European networks aiming at a more effective usage of available information resources.
In October 1991 the Library began its reorganization and modernization. With the economic assistance of the Operational Programs for Education and Initial Vocational Training (part of the 1st and 2nd Community Support Frameworks) the Library has transformed into a modern institution. It has displayed a significant usage increase and is most vivid, pleasant and popular facility of the University.
All members of the academic community of the Panteion University have the right to use Library services provided they have a valid Library card. Open access collections and reading rooms are also available to external users who may search for print material and study at the reading rooms.