The AKMED Library is a specialised library created for the wishes and needs of researchers studying the Mediterranean world. It houses a rich collection including periodicals and reference books as well as special collections on archaeology, history, anthropology, architecture, art, art history, numismatics, cultural heritage, restoration, museology, and urban studies.

The Centre’s archive holds, above all, photographs of old Antalya, followed by stereoscope, photographs, dia-positives, postcards, old newspapers and documents related to Antalya’s history.

The AKMED Library of Koç University’s Suna Kıraç (Main) Library is arranged in LOC cataloguing and open shelf system.

The AKMED Library serves, as per its foundation principles, the students, faculty and fellows of Koç University. Independent researchers studying the abovementioned fields may also use the library.


Library working hours are:

Monday through Saturday 8.30 am – 5.30 pm

(The Library is closed Sundays and during religious and other public holidays.)



Remziye Boyraz Seyhan
Library Senior Specialist

Emrullah Can
Library Officer

New Arrivals