- Last Updated on Monday, 12 May 2014 08:21
The library has a wide selection of books on all different topics which are taught at the TEI and many of these books are in English. You can also research books, articles and periodicals from other Universities and TEIs electronically from the computer room located on the top floor of the library. This room is popular and computers must be reserved in advance. Internet access is also available in the Computer Department, and the International Office and other Departments without reservation.
The TEI is now wireless.
The TEI has a modern sports complex located on campus with modern equipment to help you keep fit. You will need to visit the TEI medical office before joining, for a routine check up. There is also the opportunity to represent the TEI and to participate in several sports, and even to learn some traditional Cretan and Greek Dances.
Greek people enjoy going out for a coffee at almost any time of the day. There are many cafeterias offering a wide range of coffee, snacks and pastries. The most popular cafes are situated in the downtown areas of the cities and towns. The traditional Greek snacks are offered in tavernas and ouzeri. Music clubs and bars are rather widespread in Heraklion as well as in the other major towns. The same goes for cinemas. In the summertime there are several open air cinemas; It is an experience not to be missed. During spring and summer there are various cultural events. From early July till late August the summer festival takes place. This is held at open air theaters all over Crete. Some of the events included in the festival are ballet and theatrical performances and classical, traditional and modern music concerts.