• HANS RAJ MAHILA MAHA VIDYALAYA

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Swami Dayanand Library Profile

The library of HMV was established in 1948 when this esteemed institute shifted from Lahore. It is set up in a beautiful air conditioned building surrounded by nature’s bounty. It is a fully computerized library following Alice for Window software. This Library has got membership with DELNET & INFLIBNET and it provides access to WEB OPAC for its readers who can access these facilities on their personal computers/mobile with internet from anywhere in the world. The library consists of 1,05,379 books on various subjects. Book Bank facility is available for its readers. It subscribes to 122 Magazines & Journals and 22 newspapers. The Library has also collection of brail books and talking books for students with special facilities. It has a separate computer section with 22 computers with internet facility to explore e-resources.

Our Library has not only a huge collection of books but an amalgamation of knowledge culture and advancement. This fully equipped library also maintains a ‘PEACE ZONE’ with four Vedas and other Holy Books.

LIBRARY TIMINGS:

The college library is accessible to students 9:00 AM-5:00 PM to enable the hostellers and day scholars to get benefits of the same.

INFLIBNET

SWAMI DAYANAND LIBRARY is a member of INFLIBNET. It helps readers to access 6000+ e-journals and 31, 35,000+ e-books on N-list by INFLIBNET.

DELNET

SWAMI DAYANAND LIBRRAY is a member of DELNET (developing Library Network). The DELNET facility helps the faculty and researchers to procure those books, articles and documents from other educational institutions through DELNET which are not available in our Library.

COMPUTER SECTION

The Library has its own computer section. All library operations such as housekeeping, bibliographical details of all books are carried out in the computer section. All the books and journals have been Bar coded to provide easy access and retrieval. The circulation work is fully computerized.

OPAC (Online Public Access Catalogue)

The library provides OPAC facility with its link available on the college website. Readers can access WEB OPAC for on their personal computers/mobiles with internet from anywhere in the world to search books and reserve them.

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Library Holdings

SWAMI DAYANAND LIBRARY (ESTD.1948)

HANS RAJ MAHILA MAHA VIDYALAYA (JALANDHAR)

TOTAL NO. OF BOOKS 1,05,379
PERIODICALS 113 (Journals 50 and Magazines 63)
NEWS PAPERS 23 (English 7, Hindi 8 & Punjabi 8)
RARE BOOKS 506
BRAILLE BOOKS 57
AUDIO/VIDEO MATERIALS 1629 (Audio Cassettes 180, Video Cassettes 12, CD’s With Books 827, CD’s With Magazines 610)
READING ROOMS 3 (2 for Students and 1 for Staff)
COMPUTERS 36 (22 in Computer Lab, 8 for Library Staff, 3 in Reading Rooms and 3 for Books Enquiry)
SECTIONS IN THE LIBRARY 7 (Circulation, Reference, Science, Economics-Commerce, Language-Literature, Book Bank and Computer Section, Peace Zone)
SOFTWARE FOR LIBRARY ALICE FOR WINDOWS (SOFTLINK ASIA)
WEB OPAC, INFLIBNET AND DELNET E-SERVICES AVAILABLE IN THE LIBRARY AND
PRINT AND PHOTO COPY SERVICE AVAILABLE IN THE LIBRARY

HMV Library

SERVICES/SUPPORT FACILITIES

Library Rules

  • Mobile phones are not allowed to be used inside the library.
  • Personal and issued books are not allowed inside the library.
  • Show the books and other material which are being taken out of the library to the staff at the entrance counter.
  • Keep books, periodicals &news papers at proper place after use.
  • No discussion permitted inside the library.
  • Enter your name and sign in the entry register kept at the entrance counter before entering library.
  • The librarian may recall of any book from any member at any time and the member shall return the same book immediately
  • Library borrower cards are not transferable the borrower is responsible for the books borrowed on his/her card.
  • Refreshment of any kind shall not be taken anywhere in the library premises.