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Central Library

 

The Central Library is functioning since 1988, housed in a separate three storied library building named ‘Saraswat Bhavan’ in an area of 5100 sq.mtr. approx., out of which reading area is 1500 sq.mtr.  The Library has good collection of all the subjects and having strong collection in the subject areas of botany, chemistry, computer science, economics, environmental studies, history, food & nutrition, management, mathematics, microbiology, bio-technology, political science, religion, philosophy, vedic studies and zoology.  In addition to the general & reference books, the collection also covers sufficient journals, reports, conference proceedings, statistics, audio-visual material and CDs.  The readers are benefited with lending services, reading room facility, reference services, etc.  Some of the important details are as follows:

 

I - LIBRARY STATISTICS

Sr.No.

Particulars of Collection, Membership, Building, etc.

No./Quantity

1

Books

49646

2

Ph.D. Thesis

3230

3

Current Periodicals

235

4

Reports

10221

5

Back Volumes of Periodicals

4480

6

Complimentary Titles (Newsletters, etc.)

50

7

Old News Papers Collection

1 year

8

Reference Volumes (part of the no. shown for books)

3115

9

Audio-Visual Collection

35

10

CD

3180

11

Dissertations, M.Phil.

5500

12

Student Members

1010

13

Research Scholars/SRF/JRF/Part-time teachers Members

11

14

Faculty Members

20

15

Non-teaching Staff Members

184

16

Total Area of the Library (of 3 floors)

5032 sq. mtr.

17

Stacks Area

2160 sq. mtr.

18

Reading Facility Area

1500 sq. mtr.

19

Reading Seats

107

 

II - SERVICES AVAILABLE

 

Sr.No.

Particulars of Services

Qty/Provision

1

Lending of Books: Master’s Level Students

4

1.1

 

Research Scholars/SRF/JRF/Part-time teachers

6

 

Other Students

2

 

Faculty Members

15

 

Non-teaching Members

2

1.2

Provision of Duration for the books issued: Students

14 Days

 

 

Research Scholars/SRF/JRF/Part-time teachers

1 Month

 

Faculty Members

1 Academic Session

 

Non-teaching Members

14 Days

 

(Late fine of Re 1/- for students, research scholars)

 

2

Reading Room Facility

(For outsiders/non-members R.R. facility only is permitted)

Ground Floor

3

Current Periodicals / Journals / News Papers

Ground Floor

4

Reference Service

Reference Section

5

Reports / Statistics / Conference Proceedings

Second Fl – Right Hall

6

Back Volumes of Periodicals (Back Periodicals Section)

First Fl.- Right Hall

7

Consultation of Theses (Theses Section)

Providing from 1st Fl. at Ground Fl.

8

Old News Papers (Old News Papers Section)

First Fl.- Left Hall

9

Xerox Service (@75 Paise per copy)

Circulation Counter

10

Inter-Library Loan (ILL) Service

Cir. Counter / Librarian

11

Bibliographical Service

Reference Section

12

OPAC

Central Area

Everyday 85 to 160 and annually nineteen thousand readers, on an average consult the library.

 

 

III – ACQUISITION OF DOCUMENTS

The Acquisition Section purchases books, statistics, reports, etc. and the Periodicals Section purchases periodicals (journals, magazines and newspapers) duly recommended by Departments/authorized dignitary.  The terms & conditions are as per the Acquisition Policy of the University.

 

COLLECTION OF BOOKS

Sr. No.

Department/Subject

No.

1

Botany

1110

2

Bharat Vidya Adhyayan Sankul

154

3

Defense, Military Studies

56

4

Central Library/Misc/Gen. Reference

11036

5

Commerce

504

6

Computer Science

2197

7

Coaching Classes for Entry in Services for SC/ST/Minorities

92

8

Coaching for SC/ST/Minorities for NET

63

9

Economics

3980

10

Education

729

11

Environmental Studies

1877

12

Food & Nutrition

1692

13

History

3471

14

Journalism

83

15

Law

20

16

Literature

4549

17

Management Studies

5539

18

Mathematics

925

19

Microbiology

875

20

Physical Education

520

21

Political Science & Public Administration

4325

22

Population Studies

659

23

Pure & Applied Chemistry

2057

24

Remote Sensing & Geo-informatics

360

25

Sanskrit/Vedic St

838

26

Yogic Sc and Human Consciousness

655

27

Zoology

1280

 

TOTAL

49646

 

PERIODICALS SUBSCRIBED

Subject wise status of journals, magazines and newspapers subscribing in 2014-15 are as follows:

 

            Faculty of Science:

1

Current Science (Indian Academy of Sciences, Bangalore)<ias.ac.in>

2

Indian Journal of Experimental Biology (NISCAIR, New Delhi)

3

Indian Journal of Medical Research (Indian Council of Medical Research)

4

National Academy of Science Letters (NAS, Allahabad) <nasi.org.in>

5

Resonance: journal of science education (Indian Academy of Sciences, Bangalore) <ias.ac.in> FTF

6

Science (American Assoc for the Advancement of Sc, Washington DC) (*F) <sciencemag.org>

7

Scientific American (Nature Pub Group) (*F)

 

            Botany:

1

Journal of Biosciences (Indian Academy of Sciences, Bangalore)

2

Mycorrzhia News (Tata Energy Research Institute)

           

            Commerce:

1

Chartered Financial Analyst (ICFAI) <iupindia.org>

2

Chartered Secretary (Instt of Chartered Secy of India, New Delhi) <icsi.edu>

3

Corporate India (Indian Instt of Finance)

4

Dalal Street : investment journal (Mumbai)

5

Indian Economic Review (Delhi School of Eco)

6

Indian Journal of Accounting (Indian Accounting Assoc)

7

Indian Journal of Commerce (Indian Comm Assoc, IGNOU, New Delhi)

8

Udyog Pragati: the journal for practising managers (NITIE, Mumbai) <nitie.edu>

           

            Computer Science:

1

Chip (Infomedia India Ltd, Mumbai)

2

Data Quest (Cyber Media India Ltd, Gurgaon)

3

Linux for You (EFY Enter Pvt Ltd, New Delhi) <electronicsforyou.com>

4

PC Quest

 

            Economics:

1

Artha Suchi (1982-) 09708162 (NCAER, New Delhi) <ncaer.org>

2

Artha Vijnana (Gokhale Institute of Politics and Economics, Pune)

3

Asian Economic Review (1958-, 3/yr) (Indian Instt of Eco, Hyderabad) <iieasia.in>

4

Business Perspectives (<businessperspectives.org>)

5

Economic & Political Weekly (Mumbai) <epw.org>

6

Indian Economic Journal (Academic Foundation) <indianeconomicjournal.org> <academicfoundation.com>

7

Indian Journal of Agricultural Economics (ISAE, Mumbai)

8

Indian Journal of Economics (University of Allahabad) <indianjournalofeconomics.com>

9

Indian Journal of Labour Economics (Indian Soc of Labour Eco, New Delhi) <isleijle.org>

10

Indian Journal of Regional Science (Regional Sc Assoc, Kolkata)

11

Journal of Applied Economics & Management

12

Mainstream (Blackwell) <mainstreamweakly.com>

13

Man & Development (Centre for Res in Rural & Ind Dev, Chandigarh)

14

Monthly Commentary on Indian Economic Conditions (IIPO Pvt Ltd, New Delhi)

15

Prajnan (National Instt. of Bank Management, Pune) <nibmindia.org>

16

Rajasthan Economic Journal (MLS University, Udaipur)

17

RBI Bulletin (Reserve Bank of India, Mumbai) <bulletin.rbi.org.in> FTF

18

RBI-Banking Statistics

19

RBI-Credit Information Review

20

RBI-Occasional Papers

21

RBI-Report on Currency and Finance

22

RBI-Statistical Tables relating to Banks in India

23

RBI-Weekly Statistical Supplement

24

Seminar (Blackwell)

25

Southern Economist (Bangalore)

26

Tathya Bharti (Kota)

27

The Banker

28

Vikalpa : the journal for decision makers (IIM, Ahmedabad)

 

            Environmental Science:

1

Asian Journal of Microbiology, Biotechnology & Environmental Sciences (Global Sc Pub, Aligarh)

2

Current World Environment

3

Down to Earth (Centre for Sc & Envt, New Delhi)

4

Ecology, Environment & Conservation (Enviro Media International, Pune)

5

India Green File (Centre for Sc & Envt, New Delhi) <cseindia.org>

6

Indian Journal of Air Pollution Control (Indian Association for Air Pollution Control)

7

Indian Journal of Environment and Eco Planning (Society for Envt Sc, Dumka)

8

Indian Journal of Environmental Science (Green Earth Foundation, Jaipur)

9

Indian Journal of Science and Technology (Indian Soc for Education and Envt.)

10

Indian Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine (Indian Assoc of Occupational Health)

11

International Journal of Ecology & Environment Science (Nat Instt of Eco, New Delhi) <nieindia.org>

12

International Journal of Environmental Science and Technology (Iranian Society of Environmentalists and Centre for the Envt and Energy Research and Studies)

13

International Research Journal of Environmental Sciences (International Science Congress Assoc)

14

Journal of Ecophysiology and Occupational Health (The Academy of Environmental Biology, India)

15

Journal of Environment & Pollution (Enviro Media International, Pune)

16

Journal of Environment Science & Engineering (Nat Envt Engg Res Instt, Nagpur)

17

Journal of Environmental Research & Development

18

Journal of Industrial Pollution Control (Enviro Media International, Pune)

19

Nature, Environment and Pollution Technology (Technoscience Pub.) Print+Online

20

Pollution Research (Enviro Media International, Pune)

21

Research Journal of Chemistry & Environment (Success Advt & Pub, Indore)

22

Research Journal of Environmental and Earth Sciences (Maxwell Scientific Orgn.)

23

South Asia Green File (Centre for Sc & Envt, New Delhi)

24

Terra Green : News to Save the Earth (Tata Energy Res Instt) <teriin.org>

25

Tropical Ecology (BHU, Varanasi)

26

Tata Energy Research Institute - 9 Journals:

27

TERI Information Digest of Energy and Environment (TIDEE)

28

TERI Newswire

29

Pacific and Asian Journal of Energy (PAJE)

30

Journal of Environmental Studies and Policy (JESP)

31

Journal of the Solar Energy Society of India (SESI)

32

TERI Energy Data Directory and Yearbook (TEDDY)

33

TERISCOPE

34

TERI Annual Report

35

Regulateri Newsletter

 

            Food & Nutrition:

1

Asian Journal of Home Science (Hind Instt of Sc & Tech, Muzaffarnagar) <hindagrihorticulturalsociety.co.in>

2

Indian Food Industry (CFTRI, Mysore) <afsti.org>

3

Indian Journal of Home Science (HSAI, Baroda)

4

Indian Journal of Nutrition & Dietetics (Avinashilingam Instt for Home Sc & Higher Edu for Women, Coimbatore)

5

Indian Journal of Public Health (Indian Pub Health Assoc, Kolkata) <iphaonline.org>

6

International Journal of Human Nutrition and Dietetics (Red Flower Pub Pvt Ltd, New Delhi)

7

International Journal of Nutrition & Food Sciences (Red Flower Pub Pvt Ltd, New Delhi)

8

Journal of Applied Nutrition

9

Journal of Food Science & Technology (AFSTI, Springer)

10

Journal of Human Ecology (Kamla Raj Enterprises, New Delhi)

11

Journal of Research (Haryana Agri University, Hisar)

12

NFI Bulletin (Nutrition Foundation of India, New Delhi)

13

Nutrition (National Instt of Nutrition, Hyderabad)

14

Nutrition in Disease Management (Nutrition Foundation of India, New Delhi)

15

PFNDAI Bulletin (Protein Foods and Nutrition Dev Assoc of India, Mumbai) <pfndai.com>

           

            History:

1

Aalochana (Rajkamal)

2

Contribution to Indian Sociology (FTF)

3

Indian Economic and Social History Review (Sage. FTF)

4

Indian Historical Review (Rajkamal)

5

Itihas (ICHR, 35, Ferozeshah Road, New Delhi)

6

Shodh Sadhana (Udaipur)

7

Shodhak (A Nat Orgn of Historians, Jaipur)

8

Studies in History <sih.sagepub.com> FTF

9

The Medieval History Journal (Sage)

 

            Management Studies:

1

Chartered Accountant (Instt of Chartered Accountants of India)

2

Decision (IIM, Kolkata)

3

Fortune Asia.  USD 20.  (*F)

4

Global Business Review

5

Harward Business Review (*F) (Adv Mgmt Ser, Mumbai) <hbr.org>

6

Indian Journal of Industrial Relations (Shri Ram Centre for Ind Relations & Human Resources, New Delhi)

7

Indian Journal of Training & Development (Indian Soc of Trg & Dev, New Delhi) <istdtrg.org>

8

Indian Management

9

International Journal of Management (*F) (Poole, England)

10

JIMS8M: The Journal of Indian Management & Strategy (Divan Enterprises, New Delhi, Indian Journals.com)

11

Journal of Asia Pacific Business Review

12

Journal of Human Values (Sage. FTF)

13

Journal of Industrial Relations. (*F) FTF

14

Journal of Management Research (Divan Enterprises Pvt. Ltd., New Delhi, Indian Journals.com)

15

Management Accountant (Instt of Cost & Works Accountants of India)

16

Management Review (IIM, Bangalore)

17

Paradigm (IMT, Ghaziabad)

18

Productivity Journal (National Productivity Council)

 

            Microbiology:

1

Annual Review of Microbiology (*F) (Annual Rev Inc)

2

Applied & Environmental Microbiology (*F)

3

Indian Journal of Microbiology

4

Journal of Arid Environments (*F)

 

            Political Science:

1

Administrative Change (Jaipur)

2

Gandhi Marg (Gandhi Peace Foundation, New Delhi) <gpfindia.org>

3

Government & Opposition (*F)

4

India Quarterly : a journal of international affairs (Indian Council of World Affairs, New Delhi; Sage)

5

Indian Journal of Asian Affairs

6

Indian Journal of Political Science

7

Indian Journal of Secularism (Centre for St of Soc & Secularism, Mumbai)

8

International Studies (Sage)

9

Kurukshetra (Hindi) (Deptt. of Pub, GOI, New Delhi)

10

Management in Government

11

Prashasnika (HCMRIPA, Jaipur)

12

South Asian Survey (JNU, New Delhi, Pub: Sage)

13

World Politics (*F) (John Hopkins)

 

            Population Studies:

1

Asia Pacific Population Journal (United Nations)

2

Demography (India) (Hindustan Pub Corporation)

3

Environment and People (Hyderabad: Society for Environment and Education)

4

Family Planning Perspectives (Alan Guttmacher Institute, New York)

5

Health and Population: perspectives and issues (National Institute of Health and Family Welfare, New Delhi)

6

Indian Journal of Social Development (Serials Pub, New Delhi)

7

Indian Journal of Social Work (Tata Instt of Social Sc, Mumbai)

8

Janasankhya : a journal of demography (Department of Demography & Population Studies, University of Kerala, Trivandrum)

9

Journal of Well Being (Deptt. of Psychology, MLS University, UDAIPUR)

10

Population Studies (Population Investigation Committee, London) (*F) $274

11

Population Today (Population Reference Bureau, Washington DC)

12

Social Change (Council for Soc Dev, New Delhi)

 

            Pure & Applied Chemistry:

1

Chemical Reviews (*F) (American Chem Soc, USA)

2

Indian Journal of Chemistry : Section A (NISCAIR, New Delhi)

3

Indian Journal of Chemistry : Section B (NISCAIR, New Delhi)

4

Indian Journal of Biochemistry and Biophysics (NISCAIR, New Delhi)

5

Jouranl of Scientific & Industrial Research (CSIR)

6

Journal of the Indian Chemical Society (Kolkata) <indchemical.vsnl.net>

 

            Remote Sensing:

1

Geospatial Today (Spatial Networks Pvt. Ltd., Hyderabad) <geospatialtoday.com>

2

GIS Development (Noida)

3

Journal of Geomatics (Indian Society of Geomatics)

4

Journal of Indian Society of Remote Sensing: Photonirvachak (Dehradun)

 

            Yogic Science and Human Consciousness:

1

IJOY: Inter Jr of Yog (Medknow Pub, through SVYASA, Bangalore)

2

Journal of Physical Education & Yog (Ramkrishna Mission, Vivekanand Univ, WB)

3

Yoga Sandesh (Patanjali Yog Peeth, Haridwar)

4

Yoga Sudha (Swami Vivekananda Yog University, Bangalore) <vyasa.org>

5

Yog Mimansa (Kevalyadham, Lonawala)

6

Yog Vijnana (Morarji Desai Nat Instt of Yoga, New Delhi)

 

            Zoology:

1

Advances in Pharmacology and Toxicology (Dr Ram Prakash, Jalgaon, Maharashtra)

2

Flora and Fauna (Bipin Bihari PG College, Jhansi)

3

Herpetological Review (Society for the Study of Amphibians and Reptiles) (*F)

4

Journal of Cell and Tissue Research (Prof P P Sood, Rajkot, Gujarat) FTF

5

Journal of the Bombay Natural History Society

 

            Miscellaneous Periodicals/Magazines:

1

Aajkal (Pub Div, GOI, New Delhi) <http://publicationsdivision.nic.in/Journals/Ajkal-Rom.htm>

2

Aha Jindagi (Dainik Bhaskar Group)

3

Akhand Jyoti (Akhand Jyoti Sansthan, Mathura)

4

Business India (The Business India Group)

5

Business Today (India Today Group)

6

Civil Services Chronicle

7

Competition Science Vision (Upkar Prakashan, Agra)

8

Competition Success Review (New Delhi) <http://www.competitionreview.in>

9

Computer Sanchar Suchna

10

Femina (Times Group) <http://femina.in>

11

Frontline (The Hindu Pub) <http://www.frontline.in>

12

GK Today (Competition Rev Pvt Ltd, New Delhi) <www.competitionreview.in>

13

Granthalaya Vigyan (Kaula Endow for LIS, Guntur, A.P. Ed SP Sood, Jaipur)

14

Grihashobha (Delhi Press)

15

Hans (Akshar Prakashan Pvt Ltd, New Delhi) <www.hansmonthly.in>

16

Herald of Library Science (Lucknow)

17

IASLIC Bulletin & Newsletter (Indian Assoc of Special Lib & Inf Centres, Kolkata)

18

ILA Bulletin & Newsletter (Indian Lib Assoc, New Delhi)

19

India Today (English)

20

India Today (Hindi)

21

Kadambini (Hindustan Times Group, New Delhi) <http://www.livehindustan.com/kadambini>

22

Kalyan (Geeta Press, Gorakhpur)

23

Lekha Vijya (Ed: Ghanshyam Sharma, Jaipur)

24

Madhumati (Rajasthan Sahitya Academy, Udaipur)

25

Mahamedia (Bhopal) <http://www.mahamedia.in>

26

Nirogdham

27

Outlook (English)

28

Outlook (Hindi)

29

Panchasheel Shodh Sameksha (Panchasheel Prakashan, Jaipur)

30

Paropkari (Paropkarini Sabha, Ajmer)

31

Patheya Kan (Jaipur) <http://www.patheykan.in>

32

Pratiyogita Darpan (Upkar Prakashan, AGRA)

33

Pratiyogita Sahitya (Sahitya Bhawan, Agra)

34

Samanya Gyan Darpan (Upkar Prakashan, AGRA)

35

Sarita

36

South Asian Journal of Tourism & Heritage (Ed: A K Raina) (FTF)

37

Sports Star

38

SRELS Journal of Information Management (Bangalore)

39

University News (AIU, New Delhi)

40

University Today (Ed CS Kalra, New Delhi)

41

Yojna (Hindi) (Directorate of Pub, GOI, New Delhi)

 

            News Papers:

1

Dainik Bhaskar (2 copies)

2

Dainik Jagran

3

Dainik Navjoti (2 copies)

4

Economic Times

5

Employment News

6

Financial Express

7

Hindu <thehindu.com>

8

Hindustan Times

9

Indian Express

10

Jansatta

11

Navbharat Times

12

Punjab Kesari

13

Rajasthan Rojgar Sandesh (Raj. Govt., Jaipur)

14

Rajasthan Patrika (2 copies)

15

Rashtradoot

16

Rashtriya Sahara

17

Rojagar Samachar (2 copies)

18

Times of India

 

Numbers: Journals = 182 (Indian =168, Foreign = 14), News Papers = 18, Magazines = 35

Total Estimated Expenditure on Periodicals in 2013-14 = 6.50 Lakhs.  (*F = Foreign Journal)

                                        

IV – COMPUTERIZATION / AUTOMATION

The Central Library is computerized since June 2003 having own Server, Library LAN utilizing UGC-INFLIBNET’s financial (Rs 6.50 Lacs) & technical assistance.  The purchase of books, periodicals, other documents; accessing recommendations of faculty members, cataloguing, technical processing, periodicals & reference services; billing, statistics, issue-return, membership, fee-fine controls and all other library housekeeping operations are totally computerized succeeding the UGC - INFLIBNET Program.  The SOUL software (developed by the INFLIBNET Centre (UGC), Ahmedabad) is used for all library housekeeping applications.  On-line Technical assistance is continuously available from the INFLIBNET Centre, INFOCITY, Gandhinagar.

·         Instead of cards catalogue, On-line Public Access Catalogue (OPAC) is available for readers.

·         Technical Assistants work on computers (on LAN) at their seats for all jobs/services.

·         Having Databases of all the books, theses, periodicals, journals and members.

·         Hardware used: IBM Server X3500M2,12 Lenovo Client Computers H 430 on LAN.

                                               Laser Printer (5), DMP 132 col.(3), DMP 80 col.(2)

                                               Networking HUB/Unmanaged Switch (3) 16 ports.

·         O.S., Software used:     Windows 2008 Server, Windows 7, MS-SQL Server 2008, SOUL 2.0.0.11,              

                                      MS-Office, Quick Heal, Kaspersky Anti-Virus, etc.

·         Power Supply:              Vinitec 5 KVA UPS, Emerson 2 KVA UPS

 

V - LIBRARY’S DATABASE ON INTERNET

The Server computer manages Databases of all the collections and we continuously submit it to the INFLIBNET Centre (UGC), Gandhinagar which is accessible on website <inflibnet.ac.in> under the option of Union Database/INDCAT.  The Union Database / INDCAT is a centralized Database for books, serials, theses and subject experts concerned with approx. 175 universities.  Hence, OPAC facility available within the library is also accessible over Internet.

VI – LIBRARY PERSONNEL

The Central Library performs its functions with 2 Senior Technical Assistants, 2 Junior Technical Assistants,   1 Steno (Hindi), 1 Office Assistant, 4 Book Attendants, 1 Class IV, 1 Class IV for Xerox Service and 1 Security Guard.  The administration, management and Library LAN network administration and digital library services are performed by Librarian In-Charge.

 

 

 

VII - LIBRARY RULES

The functioning, membership, lending of documents, administrative & managerial aspects are in the form of ‘Library Rules’ approved by the Board of Management, M.D.S.U. in 1997 for smooth functioning of the Central Library.

 

VIII – DEPARTMENT OF LIBRARY & INFORMATION SCIENCE

The Central Library is also having integrated Department since 2006, offers Master of Library & Information Science (M.L.I.S.- Integrated) which is a 2 years programme for absorption into schools, colleges, universities, various industrial establishments for positions of Librarians, Technical Assistants, Documentation Officers, etc.

 

Contact Details:

Dr Ashwini Tiwari

(MLIS, Ph.D., DCA, UGC-NET)

Librarian I/C

Ph.: 0145-2787103, 8829804043

E-mail:  mdsulibrary@gmail.com

 

 

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