ABOUT LIBRARY

                  The DRBCCC Hindu College Library was started in October 1969 with 90 volumes of Telugu collections under shift-1 Government Aided Stream.  In 1995-1996 Evening College under Self Finance (Shift-2) was started and added more than 3000 volumes of multi disciplinary branches.The present Library Block is functioning with Plinth area of 360 Square meters with Seating Capacity of 200 and more.  The library block is used to accommodate sections such as Stack, Reference, Circulation, Periodicals, Research Wing, Competitive Examinations Wing, Technical Section, Digital Library, Audio Visual and Reprography (Xerox Facilities).

            At present the library collection includes 52,023 printed volumes, subscriptions of 69 printed National and International Journals and Magazines, 944 Non-Book Materials (CD/DVD’s), 248 back volumes, 53 volumes of Thesis in print form, 11 Daily Newspapers in Regional Languages and No of Encyclopedias.  Access to No of e-Journals (online), e-books and e-thesis under UGC Inflibnet N-List (Information Library Network) are also available.  The Open Access Mode is strengthening of our library. The library has Institutional Membership with British Council Library, DELNET(Developing Library Network), and U.S. Consulate General American Library. Besides the college library has separate department library in all disciplines to cater the needs of the users in the respective locations.

SERVICES PROVIDED TO THE USERS

            Working Hours

            The Library is open on all working days from 9.15 a.m. to 5.45 p.m

            OPAC (Online Public Access Catalogue)

            E- Resources Access through UGC N-List

            Electronic Thesis and Dissertations UGC Shodhganga

            Electronic Books Access

            Electronic Journals Access

            British Council Library Access

            American Library Access

            DELNET (Inter Library Lending and Document Delivery Service)

            CD/DVD’s Search

            News Clippings Service

            Reference Services for Under Graduate/ Post Graduate/M.Phil Scholars and Faculty

            Open Access Service for Students/Faculty

            Library Services are maintained with Bar Code Technology System

            Book Bank Scheme

            Potential Rank Holder Scheme

            Xeroxing Facilities

            Digital/Printed University Question Bank

            Orientation/Awareness/ Information Literacy Program

            Information Alert Service

            Information Display Service

            Live News Program

            Vacancies Notification State/Central Government/ Public Sector Units for Employment Opportunities

            Fully Automated (Computerized) of the library resources and services

            Electronic Gate Register Introduced for in/out of the library users

MEMBERSHIP

            Faculty Members, Research Scholars, UG/PG Students and Supporting Staff of the Institution are eligible to become member of the library

BORROWING FACILITY

            Identity Card with Bar Code should be used to borrow the books in library.  Under Graduate Students are eligible to borrow 02 books for 15 days, Post Graduate Students are eligible to borrow 03 books for 15 days, M. Phil Scholars are eligible to borrow 05 books for 15 days and Faculty can borrow 10 books for maximum period of 30 days.

PROFILE

       Dr. K. Sridhar.,M.A.,M.L.I.S., M.Phil., Ph.D.,

       Librarian & Head(Shift-1)

       E-Mail : [email protected]

       Year of Experience : 27 yrs

       No.of Paper Published in Journal                                         : 15

       No.of Paper Published in conference/seminar              : 20

       No.of FDP/seminor/workshop/conference Attended : 26

 

 

      Dr. R. Sravana Subbu Selvan., M.Com., M.L.I.S., M.Phil., Ph.D.,

      Librarian (Shift-2)

       E-Mail : [email protected]

       Year of Experience : 19 yrs

       No.of Paper Published in Journal                                         : 07

       No.of Paper Published in conference/seminar              : 16

       No.of FDP/seminor/workshop/conference Attended : 17

 

 

PROGRAMS/EVENTS/SEMINARS/CONFERENCES/WORKSHOP

S.No.

Name of Program

Date

Chief Guest

Publication

1 Research Wing in Library 12/07/2013 Dr.S.  Gopala Krishnan, Librarian, Madras Institute of Technology
2 Mega Book Fair 18/08/2014   to 20/08/2014 Dr.P. Ganesan, Librarian, Alagappa University
3 National Conference on Information Management in the Knowledge Era 25/10/2014 Dr. Ganesh Hedge, NAAC Conference Proceedings with ISBN
4 UGC Sponsored National Seminar on Recent Trends in Library and Information Services (RTLIS) 07/03/2015 Dr. N. Mahendra Jadav, Chief Librarain, IIT, Chennai Seminar Profeedings withISBN
5 Fundamentals of Thesis Writing in collaboration with Centre for Research Development 30/03/2016 Dr. Ranganatham Former Registrar, University of Madras
5 National Workshop on Developing Research Proposals and Funding Agencies in collaboration with IQAC 29/07/2017

Dr. Venkatesan

Scientist- F

ICMR, Chennai

6 International Conference Knowledge Resources and Technologies in Higher Education (KRTHE)

16/ 02/2018

& 17/02/2018

Prof. Sujin Butdiswan, Thailand, Dr.Gina De Alwis, Singapore, Dr.M. Nasiruddin Munshi, Bangladesh and Dr. B.S. Madhukar, Adviser, NAAC UGC Approved List Journal Published with ISSN

      In Addition to the above mentioned periodically conducted for User Orientation/Information Literacy program for various library users.