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, 04,614 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.