Library is in modern world of information explosion an effective library and information service is a basic necessity of every educational Institution. This library is growing day to day with the inception of new courses of Aviation Management, Logistic & Supply Chain Management. This library is to support the entire teaching, research and extension activities under this university campus at Pandeshwar.
Libraries are universally recognized as important social institution for diffusion of knowledge and information. No community, institution or organization is considered complete without the support of a library and its services. The gradual spread of the concept of democracy, extension or education, growth of research activities, rapid industrialization, continuous increase in production of recorded knowledge both in print and non-print media, and advancement in information transfer, computer and communication technologies have contributed to the growth of libraries and information centers as well as to the development of user oriented services.
Library building is planned on modular principles based on the requirements of the university library. The plan of the library building comprises the following areas.
Library has a large collection of books, periodicals, newspapers, manuscripts, CDs etc., all of which are available for lending to patrons and members of the Srinivas community for specified time periods. The library also provides quiet areas for studying as well as facilities for accessing electronic resources and the Internet. Additionally,
Reference sources are great resources to use as you get started on your. topic. They are not intended to be read cover-to-cover, but rather provide. you with more concise information as you begin to explore a topic. … Background information about a topic.
These materials are usually used to find facts or provide broad overviews of topics. They should not be used as major sources for papers or other projects. Dictionaries, encyclopedias, bibliographies, and style guides are some of the most common reference materials found in the Library’s Reference Collection.
The Periodicals Section is the place where needed information could be found in journals, magazines, newspapers, and other serial literature. COLLECTION: There is a growing demand in the areas of newspapers, journals and magazines research.
The Audiovisual Collection contains both online resources and multimedia items to borrow. The Library provides facilities for you to watch and listen to audiovisual material.
DVDs and Videocassettes
The Audiovisual Collection includes a large amount of DVDs, which can be viewed on any of the computers in the Student Computer Suites.
Book Bank is housed in the Text Book section of the Central Library at the Ground Floor. Book Bank is a very good service which offers up to 6 books issued to every student for the whole semester on a very nominal rental amount and on first-cum-first serve basis on notified dates only. It has a syllabus related dedicated collection of about 6,000 books which is regularly updated. The service is available for both undergraduate students & PG Students. The books from the section are in high demand as they cover the syllabus of the students.
The Library is well-stocked with a collection of books, periodicals with updated publicatiions in major areas of Business, Management, Economics, Research, Taxation, Marketing, Trade and commerce. Library holds both nationalized and International Journals.
Library collections include 14,310 Volumes with more than 2500 titles. It includes more than 6000 Text books and 3500 Reference Books with 5000 Books in Bank Bank.
CD/DVD Collections: There are 224 Subject CD/DVDs available in Various subjects under Management Science.
Business Case Collection: Number of Business Case Collections there in various area prepared by faculty members of the Institution.
NPTEL Video Lectures: For the benefits of students and research scholar and faculty members Video Lectures downloaded from NPTEL cites and made available in Library. Its very useful to students for their courses.
Study Materials Published: Study Materials are compiled by faculty members of Institution according to syllabus both print and soft copies are distributing for the students for their study. It is student friendly and highly result oriented program introduced in our college.
Project Reports: Students prepared Project Reports for the completion of Master Degree Programme for their Study. There are more than 1300 such Project reports available in Library as a reference source.
Journals and Magazines: There are number of journals and magazines subscribed in library and made available for the purpose of students, researchers and Faculty members.
Information and Library Network (INFLIBNET) Centre is an autonomous Inter-University Centre of the University Grants Commission (UGC) of India. It is a major National Programme initiated by the UGC in March 1991 with its Head Quarters at Gujarat University Campus, Ahmedabad. Initially started as a project under the IUCAA, it became an independent Inter-University Centre in June 1996.
INFLIBNET is involved in modernizing university libraries in India and connecting them as well as information centers in the country through a nation-wide high speed data network using the state-of-art technologies for the optimum utilisation of information. INFLIBNET is set out to be a major player in promoting scholarly communication among academicians and researchers in India.
Library is taken Institutional Membership of INFLIBNET N-List Programme. Under this users can avail facilities of E-Journals and Full text resources in various subjects.
National Digital Library of India: Library taken Institutional membership under this progrmme. It is very useful to students and faculty members to study and teaching resource. All the staff members made their registration, also given information about the usage of this to our students.
Policy on the Use of the Library
Central to its mission is to serve the university’s students, faculty, and staff as well as researchers and alumni. Members of the community are also welcome to use the library’s facilities under the determined policy governing them.
All library patrons are expected to comply with the library use policies. These policies have been adopted by the Library Committee to govern the day-to-day operating procedures of the library. Failure to comply with these policies may be grounds for removal from the University’s library system on a temporary or permanent basis.
In addition to generally applicable policies and regulations regarding the use of university facilities and property, the following policies have been adopted by the Library Committee to govern the day-to-day operating procedures of the library:
User Responsibilities and Conduct
The Librarian may establish the loan period for special collections or materials which are temporarily in great demand.
Renewal is when a borrowed item is checked out again on return to the library.
Use of the Library
The library is committed to providing a welcoming environment that is conducive to study.
Internet Use Policy
The Library provides access to the Internet as a means to enhance the information and learning opportunities for the members of the university community. The library committee has established the Internet use policy to ensure appropriate and effective use of this resource. Access to the Internet is available to all students. However, this service may be restricted at any time if usage is deemed not to be consistent with established guidelines.
Channel of Complaint
Users with complaints about other users can talk to any of the Library Assistants. On the other hand, if the complaint is about any of the Assistants, or about the non-functioning of any of the library systems and services, it should be made to the Librarian.
All students are required to clear their library accounts with the Librarian and get the NO DUE CERTIFICATE (NDC) from the Librarian before graduating or leaving the University.