Third Floor

Social Sciences Section

The Social Sciences section includes books on psychology, mass communication, literature, history, religious studies, languages, natural and pure sciences, sociology, cultural studies, arts, humanities and other general courses.

Discussion Room

The discussion room is used for group discussion and study purposes upon reservation at the LRC Head Office. Reservation must be made a week before the scheduled time on first come, first serve basis. Cancellation must be made two days so as to give others the chance to use facilities.

Old Books Section (1980 and Below)

This section houses books with copyright date below 1980 in all subject areas. The bound periodicals are also placed in this section.

Theses Section

It is a repository of research works done by students and faculty of the different colleges and graduate programs of the university. The materials are for room use only. Photocopying and taking photo of the document is strictly prohibited in adherence of the copyright law.


Filipiniana Section

The Filipiniana section consist of books and other resources about the Philippines, books written by Filipino authors and books printed in the Philippines. These materials are for room use only.

In special cases, a student can borrow a book for classroom use only upon the request of the faculty. A written note from the concerned faculty is required before approval by the LRC Head.



The Negrosiana collection consists of books, publications, brochures and other materials about the local history of the Negros Province mostly written by local authors and writers.

Don Carlos Locsin Collection

The Don Carlos Locsin Collection includes books and journals on Philippine history, literature, politics, government and on various subject areas. Rare materials that dates back to the early 1900’s is part of the collection. The sugar industry materials is the prime collection of the late Don Carlos Locsin that is informative for sugar industry research.