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Library Sections

 

Acquisition Section:

  • Deals with the procurement of books and other documents other than serials.

Technical Section: is responsible for the technical process of the documents like Classification, Cataloguing, Assigning of Subject Headings and Key words.

The following Standards are used for the works performed in the Section: 

  • Cataloguing: AACR II (with slight modifications) 
  • Classification: Dewey Decimal Scheme of Classification 
  • Display of new additions

Maintenance Sectionarranges and maintains the documents in the classified sequence and provides facilities for referring the documents within the section.

Circulation Section

  • performs the job of issue and return of documents, renewal of loan period, fine collection for delayed return of books and membership management functions.
  • Overdue collection

Reference Section

  • Answering reference queries
  • This section maintains a good collection of reference sources that includes Encyclopedias, Handbooks, Dictionaries, Reports, Theses, Dissertations, maps etc.

Journals & Periodicals Section 

  • This section also is reference section for Journals and periodicals.
  • Journals relating to Social Science and languages are available for reference.
  • Bound Volumes or Back Volumes of the Journals are also available in this Section.

Thesis & Dissertation Section

  • Ph.D and MPhil thesis submitted by Research Scholars are available for reference in this section.

Integration with IT Section

  • Takes initiatives to reach the services provided by the INFLIBNET Programme of UGC to the academic community of the University.
  • Internet Browsing
  •  OPAC Searching
  • Training in Accessing E-Resources
  • Scanning of documents for digitization
  • CD-ROM/DVD access

Reprographic Section

  • The Library provides photocopying facilities allowed within the copyright rules. An amount of 50 paise per page is charged for the facility.