Library


              

Among learning resources, the college has library equipped with proper storing and seating arrangements. The library is fundamental learning resource centre. This is equipped with computer and internet facilities.  It is in the process of developing its database. The library is open on all working days including autumn, winter and summer break so that students and teachers could use it maximally.  The library is either funded by the grants from UGC or from the college funds (amalgamated funds) allocated for this purpose.The college provides facility of consultation of Library and laboratories by the students of other colleges and universities. The faculty members guide research work of M.Ed. students of other universities to facilitate research. 

The students are given training to consult library, to locate appropriate references to an assigned topic, to locate and manage information through internet, to consult educational journals and abstracts, to maintain scrap books and to compile information from different documents etc.

The library provides various facilities to the staff and students of the college viz., current awareness service, community service, Reprographic service, Internet facility and Book Bank Facility.


Reading Material Available:

Total No. of Books – 21207

Total No. of  Subscribed Journals –30

Total No. of Online Journals-34

Total No. of  Magazines – 15

Total No. of Newspapers – 7

Total No. of Encyclopedias – 477

Total No. of titles of  Encyclopedias-142

Total No. of Dictionaries – 74

Dissertations-225


Book Bank Facility

Book bank facility is provided to the needy and economically weak students. Details of the facility provided during the last three years are as following:
 
Session                                Books lended to students
2003-2004                                           85 books
2004-2005                                           58 books
2005-2006                                           51 books
2006-2007                                           67 books
2007-2008                                           26 books
2008-2009                                           34 books
2009-2010                                           61 books
2010-2011                                           24 books

Name of Journals available

  •  Anweshika : Indian journal of Teacher education
  •  DESIDOC Bulletin of Information Technology
  •  Indian Educational Review
  • Journal of Educational Planning and Administration
  • Journal of Educational Technology
  • MERI – Journal of Education
  •  New frontiers in Education
  •  Recent Researches in Education and Psychology
  • University News
  • Indian Journal of Community Psychology
  • Journal of Community Guidance and Research
  • Journal of School Educational Technology
  • Educational Quest
  • Learning Community
  • Journal of Indian Education
  •  Primary Teacher
  • Journal of Educational Psychology
  • Indian Journal of Open Learning
  • Research Journal of Social Sciences
  • Journal of Education
  • Techno Learn
  •  Bhartiya Adhunik Shiksha
  •  Indian Educational Abstracts
  • Primary Shikshak
  • School Science
  • Researchers Tandem
  • Contemporary Research in India
  • Gyanodaya-The Journal of Progressive Education
  •  Yojana


Library Automation

-There is a Server and a client Computer (for students) in the Library
-SOUL College version is purchased for Library Automation. The work is in process.
- Internet Connection is also available in the Library.